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Makowsky Group Interviews Jake Frank Managing Director, Hotels and Corporate Development for Gategroup

Jake Frank

Jake Frank, Managing Director, Hotels and Corporate Development for Gategroup “I believe the real foodies need to take back the word “Foodie” from the pretenders.  Bottom line, being a foodie must be about sharing the enjoyment of ALL types of food with ALL types of people.  I believe in the religion of food and its power to […]

Top Food & Lifestyle Publicist Rebecca Brooks answers the #MRGTop10


  Learn more about Top Food & Lifestyle Publicist Rebecca Brooks, as she answers the #MRGTop10. Rebecca Brooks is the Founder and President of the Manhattan PR agency, The Brooks Group. She is renown for helping to shape and steer the growth and development of some of the most influential and innovative brands in the lifestyle space with […]

Joe Essa Answers Seth Makowsky’s #MGTOP10

Joe Essa, President of Wolfgang Puck Worldwide, Inc. Seth Makowsky caught up with Joe Essa, President of Wolfgang Puck, for this month’s #MRGTOP10. Joe Essa started with Wolfgang Puck in 1999 as the Managing Partner of Operations. He assisted with the day to day operations and finances of the 15 fine dining Wolfgang Puck restaurants. By […]

Author Allen Salkin Answers Seth Makowsky’s #MGTOP10

Allen Salkin Food Writer

Author Allen Salkin Answers #MRGTOP10 Welcome back to the third installment of #MRGTOP10! This week Seth Makowsky has the incomparable food and trend writer Allen Salkin. Allen is well known as an expert on pop culture and food media. He’s also a frequent editor and creator on About.com’s Food Writing and Cookbooks plus a menagerie of […]

Chef Carmen Gonzalez Answers Seth Makowsky’s #MGTOP10

Chef Carmen Gonzalez

  This week for #MRGTOP10 Seth Makowsky reached out to Chef Carmen Gonzalez. Carmen, a celebrated chef and culinary artist has over 25 years of experience under her belt. A graduate from the New York Restaurant School, Chef Carmen honed her skills at the fabled Quilted Giraffe. She moved on to open the extremely successful and critically […]

Seth Makowsky Interviews Chef Ben Ford #MRGTOP10

Chef Ben Ford sat down with MRG’s CEO Seth Makowsky and answered a new series we’ve started called #MRGTOP10. As you’ve probably guessed we’ll be grilling our favorite foodies, chefs and food experts with 10 juicy questions. For the month of July we’re starting with one of our favorite chefs and close friends Ben Ford. Ford recently released Taming The […]

SoCal Restaurant Show Interviews Seth Makowsky

SoCal Restaurant Show

SoCal Restaurant Show is hosted by Chef Jet Tila and Andy Harris and is the ultimate locals’ guide to food and restaurants and can be heard on the radio on AM 830 KLAA each Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Los Angeles, CA. This live, fast-moving, 90-minute interactive show sharing Jet’s vast global food knowledge is presented with […]

PEOPLE TO WATCH 2014: Seth Makowsky

Global Gaming Business Magazine names Seth Makowsky, MRG Makowsky Restaurant Group, to 25 People to Watch Living Legends To download the article of 25PeopletoWatch click here. http://ggbmagazine.com/issue/vol-13-no-1-january-2014/article/people-to-watch-2014-seth-makowsky