The evening took flight as the 2008 winners were presented to the audience. Amid spontaneous applause, awards were presented and each winner approached the podium for a few words. For a complete list of winners please visit the Gold Awards section of the OHI web site.
In the Category of FOODSERVICE CHAIN OPERATOR:
Is presented to Cosimo Mammoliti, Owner - Terroni
In the Category of HOTELIER:
Is presented to Rekha Khote, Former General Manager - Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
In the Category of INDEPENDENT RESTAURATEUR:
Is presented to Stephen Beckta, Owner - Beckta Dining & Wine
In the Category of EDUCATOR:
Is presented to Stephen Lynch, Interim Director - School of Hospitality & Tourism Management University of Guelph
In the Category of MEDIA-TV/PUBLISHING:
Is presented to Natalie MacLean, Wine Writer - Nat Decants
In the Category of SUPPLIER:
Is presented to Stephen Alexander, Owner - Cumbrae's
In the Category of CHEF:
Is presented to Andrew Milne-Allan, Chef/Owner - Zucca Trattoria
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