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30 Years in 30 Days: Digby Stridiron

JBF Editors

November 08, 2017


To celebrate our 30th anniversary, we’re sharing 30 Years in 30 Days, an exclusive 30-episode digital series featuring noteworthy chefs and culinary icons who will help us tell the story of the Foundation’s history in the 30 days leading up to an exciting television premiere: 30 Years: A Celebration of the James Beard Foundation, airing Sunday, November 26, at 4:00 P.M. (ET) on ABC. The exciting television special will feature appearances by industry icons Daniel Boulud, Tom Colicchio, Traci des Jardins, Carla Hall, Emeril, Lagasse, Jacques Pepin, Gail Simmons, Martha Stewart, Ming Tsai, and Marcus Samuelsson, who will help us tell the story of our history and evolution.

On our 13th installment of 30 Years in 30 Days, we’ve got JBF Boot Camp alum Digby Stridiron, who talks about the James Beard Foundation’s help in training and educating future generations of chefs from his homeland, the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Watch the video above, and be sure to stay tuned as we continue to share these poignant pieces over the next month.