Michael Salmon is a 53-year old food industry veteran from Brooklyn, New York. A product of the Culinary Institute of America, he has worked in the restaurant and hospitality industry for over two decades. He is currently the Director of Operations for two of Macy’s food service operations and has previously hosted his own food talk radio show. Salmon’s specialties are grilled and roasted meats and vegetables and his preferred food is pizza. His favorite Food Network chef is Giada De Laurentiis and his favorite Food Network show is Unwrapped.
Michael Salmon was one of the eleven finalists on The Next Food Network Star until he got eliminated during week four of the competition.
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