George Duran — Celebrity Chef and the Show and Sell Bakery Team

George Duran
Show and Sell Workshop

Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017
Time: 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Trending Now: Cheese Adds Value to ISB Sales

This year, the Show and Sell Teams are sharing some of their concepts from our Workshop stage providing innovative ideas for retailers and memorable experiences for customers.

Join Celebrity Chef George Duran and Jennifer Clark, Director of Coffee/Bakery Merchandising, Dorothy Lane Market, from our Show and Sell Bakery Team, as they create unique bread items. From Snofrisk® to Ekté Gjetost®, George and Jennifer will demonstrate executable ideas using cheese to create new ISB bread taste experiences.

George Duran is a chef and entertainer. Author of Take This Dish and Twist it, known for his Food Network Ham on the Street show and most recently host of TLC’s Ultimate Cake Off. He’s appeared as a guest on NBC’s Today Show, CBS This Morning, The Wendy William Show, the Dr. Oz Show, The Nate Berkus Show and many others.

Born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, by Armenian parents, George attended  NYU where he commenced his all-out assault on a career in radio and TV production.  Since man cannot live on care packages from Mom alone, George had been busy honing his own culinary skills—and found his hobby gradually turning into a full-blown obsession. One he would follow to Paris, France, where he attended culinary school at the Ecole Superieure de Cuisine Francaise, Groupe Ferrandi.


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