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I Know The Chef

I Know The Chef is a VIP reservations app and website for the best NYC restaurants.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Food and Beverage
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2012
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

Because of our relationships in the industry, I Know The Chef provides members more access to prime time reservation slots, preferred treatment and on-the-house extras at top NYC restaurants. Our customers range from young professionals, to business clients, trendsetters, date go-ers, and foodies.


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    Joshua Stern
    Founder + CEO

    After growing up in Manhattan, Joshua attended Boston University and graduated with a BA in Hospitality Administration in 2009. After graduating, Joshua co-founded Pink Hostels, NYC's first all-female high end hostel. After selling Pink Hostels in 2012, Joshua founded and launched in february of 2013.

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    Viren Jhala

    With 15 years experience in development and digital strategy, Viren has proved to be an incredible asset to I Know The Chef.

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    Peter Sullivan

    Being a king in the startup world, Peter's design capabilities, marketing guidance and strategy have been uncanny.