Executive Principal | New York, NY

Lesson(s) learned from your parents that's always stuck with you?

"Less said is best said."

"Dress the part if you want to get the part."

"Love is not really in what you say, but in what you do."

"It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice."

Guilty pleasure?

Spoiling my grandkids.

Who would play you in a movie of your life?

Woody Harrelson.

What accomplishment(s) are you most proud of?

Three beautiful grown children who are all good friends now, and I opened a restaurant in 1978 that is still open and successful. 

Most unusual thing you've ever eaten?

Monkey brains and camel. 

If you could take a 6-month sabbatical what would you do?

Stage (apprentice) at Eleven Madison Park restaurant with Chef Daniel Humm.


Washington State Convention Center
JP Atlanta Restaurant Hotel Indigo
Hamilton Princess Hotel Dutchess Coffee
Mercado Little Spain Hudson Yards
Manhatta Restaurant