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JBF Teams Up with Visit Orlando to Announce 2014 JBF Award Semifinalists in Florida

The James Beard Foundation and the official tourism association Visit Orlando will reveal the 2014 James Beard Foundation Awards Restaurant and Chef semifinalists at a live press conference in Orlando, Florida, on February 19, 2014.

12/19/13

The James Beard Foundation Celebrates Women in the Culinary Industry at the 2013 “Women in Whites” Gala

Tyra Banks, Gail Simmons, and Martha Stewart join five of the country’s top chefs for Foundation’s annual fundraiser at the Four Seasons Restaurant.

11/18/13

James Beard Foundation Hosts Third Chefs Boot Camp for Policy & Change

Culinary leaders gather to spark a community of advocates for food-system change.

09/11/13

The James Beard Foundation Awards Over Ninety Students 2013 Culinary Scholarships

More than $437,000 in Educational Scholarships and Professional Grants were bestowed this year.

08/08/13

The James Beard Foundation Explores "The Paradox of Appetite: Hungering for Change" in America’s Food System at National Conference

The conference will bring together a diverse group of thought leaders from every corner of the food system to discuss and set the stage for solutions to issues that hunger and appetite present in our modern society.

08/05/13

2013 James Beard Foundation Leadership Award Recipients Announced

The award honors individuals who are working to create a more healthful, sustainable, and safe food world.

07/29/13

JBF's Chefs & Champagne® New York Heated up the Hamptons with Andrew Zimmern

Annual benefit honored host of Travel Channel’s "Bizarre Foods"

07/22/13

The James Beard Foundation’s Taste America®: Local Flavor from Coast To Coast

Ten-city tour provides opportunity for food enthusiasts to taste and enjoy America’s culinary diversity.

05/01/13

JBF Hosts First Official Chefs Boot Camp for Policy and Change

Culinary Leaders will gather to learn about advocacy for food-system change.

04/25/13

JBF to Honor JBF Award Winner Andrew Zimmern at 2013 Chefs & Champagne® New York

World’s favorite “Bizarre” epicurean explorer will partner with U.S. eyewear leader eyebobs to benefit America’s premier culinary organization.

04/15/13

The James Beard Foundation Unveils 2013 Culinary Scholarships

Over $480,000 in educational scholarships and professional grants are available.

03/28/13

The 2013 JBF Award Nominees

Winners will be announced May 3 and 6 in New York City.

03/19/13

JBF Announces the 2013 Inductees to the Who’s Who of Food & Beverage in America

This prestigious award is given to renowned culinary professionals who have made a significant and unique contribution to the American food and beverage industry.

03/13/13

JBF and Vermilion Hold the Women in Culinary Leadership Cookoff

Two winners were selected to intern at Vermilion and the James Beard House.

03/01/13

Announcing the 2013 America's Classics

The America’s Classics Award is given to restaurants that have timeless appeal and are beloved for quality food that reflects the character of their community.

02/28/13

Emeril Lagasse to Receive 2013 Humanitarian of the Year Award

The popular chef's charity, the Emeril Lagasse Foundation, has had far-reaching impact.

02/05/13

Cecilia Chiang to Receive 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award

As the owner of San Francisco's legendary Mandarin restaurant, Chiang introduced diners to authentic Mandarin cuisine.

01/28/13

Women in Culinary Leadership Cookoff Announced

Vermilion and the James Beard Foundation hold contest to identify driven female chefs and restaurateurs. (Deadline extended to February 15!)

01/16/13

For PR or media requests regarding the James Beard Foundation, please contact:

Diane Stefani
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212.255.8455