Maria Nguyen is the founder & CEO of social media culinary platform @theartofplating, with 1 million followers on Instagram and creator of @itsonthepass podcast. When the former art director is not traveling the world in search of the next beautiful plate, Maria Nguyen is in Los Angeles honing in on the subject of plating and pushing the conversation forward to inspire creativity.
Chef Adrianne Calvo is an acclaimed chef with 700K+ followers on Instagram, author of 6 cookbooks, television personality, and restaurateur who opened her namesake Restaurant Chef Adrianne’s Vineyard Restaurant and Wine Bar when she was 22 years old. Calvo can be found taping her weekly local NBC segment or at various events supporting her “Make it Count Foundation” that she started to help inspire young people to do their best.
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