November 5th, 2015

CIA Alumni in the News: October 2015

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Here are some exciting CIA alumni stories from this past month.

Top Chefs Working with a Top Retailer

CIA grads like Michael Symon ’90 and Ilan Hall ’02 are opening restaurants inside Urban Outfitters to give customers a retail experience they cannot get through online shopping.

Anthony Bourdain Confirms Plans for NYC Food Hall

Bourdain ’78 is leading a food revolution; his next step is opening a 155,000 square foot food hall on an abandoned pier in the city’s West Side.

The Future of Flavor

Kelvin Fernandez ‘05 has come a long way since beating Bobby Flay; Fernandez spoke on the Future of Flavor panel at Forbes Under 30 Summit in Philadelphia.

CIA Grads Continue to Innovate

Calvin Harris ’95 has been named Johnny Rockets first Director of Culinary Innovation.