Rocco DiSpirito

Rocco DiSpirito

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Celebrity Chef Speaker Rocco DiSpirito is one of the most well-known celebrity chefs in America for his healthy Italian cuisine. Rocco’s career took off when he was named “America’s Most Exciting Young Chef” by Gourmet Magazine and established his celebrity status as People magazine’s “Sexiest Chef” in 2002. DiSpirito’s culinary awards and achievements include a James Beard Award for his book Flavor, the title of “America’s Best New Chef” by Food and Wine Magazine, and much more. Celebrity Chef Speaker Rocco DiSpirito was featured by Fox Business in 2016 explaining his mission to help tackle obesity in America one cookbook and one appearance at a time. His weight loss revolution has moved many organizations to hire Rocco DiSpirito for cooking demonstrations and other celebrity chef appearances at special events, trade shows and food festivals.

A popular chef, Rocco DiSpirito stretched his reach beyond the kitchen to become a wonderful cookbook author and astonishing television personality. He has written 5 NY Times bestselling cookbooks including NOW EAT THIS! and NOW EAT THIS! DIET, the first of which inspired his television series, Now Eat This! which aired in 2012. His latest cookbook titled The Negative Calorie Diet was published in December of 2015 and is also a NY Times bestseller. His celebrity clients include Whoopi Goldberg, Sherri Shepherd and Artie Lange. Recently, Celebrity Chef Speaker Rocco has been perfecting his own meal delivery service featuring healthy food products such as protein bars, shakes and powders.

His diverse television career ranges from hosting the reality TV cooking competition series “Rocco’s Dinner Party” on Bravo TV to starring as a contestant on ABC’s hit show Dancing with the Stars and even a role in the motion picture, The Ugly Truth, with celebrity A-list actors Katherine Heigl and Gerard Butler. DiSpirito also appears regularly on Food Network’s Chopped, Top Chef, The Rachael Ray Show, Good Morning America and more.

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