Innovators in Food features some of the most talented professionals pushing the boundaries of food on a local and national level. Join us as chefs and entrepreneurs share their own stories of success while providing practical advice from their journeys to help you improve your own life. Innovators in Food kicks off on August 4 for an intimate night of networking, entertaining and inspirational speakers, and, of course, delicious dinner from a local chef.
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Louisiana Culinary Institute
10550 Airline Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
4:30: Registration Opens
4:30 – 5:45pm: Local (free) Food Tastings (Listed below.)
6:00: Welcome by Kenny Nguyen, CEO of ThreeSixtyEight, and host Franz Borghardt of Geaux Rouge
6:10 – 6:30pm: Bill DePaola, President and COO of Dat Dog
6:30pm – 6:50pm: Robbie Vitrano, CEO of Goodspread and Innisfree
6:50pm – 7:10pm: Vanessa Lavorato, owner of Marigold Sweets and co-host of VICE Bong Appetit
7:10 – 7:30pm: Ryan Andre, Corporate Chef of City Pork
7:30 – 8:10pm: Dinner Served
8:15pm – 8:35pm: Elana Schulman, Supervising Producer of MUNCHIES, VICE Media's food channel
8:35 – 8:55pm: Michael Gulotta, Executive Chef/Partner of MoPho and Maypop
8:55pm – 9:15pm: Mark Ramadan, CEO of Sir Kensington's
9:15pm – 9:20pm: Closing Remarks
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GRAB A BITE FROM OUR LOCAL FOOD PARTNERS
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