Ilana Alperstein

Ilana combines considerable experience in marketing and public relations, beginning her career in the strategic marketing department at BMG Entertainment, before moving to Morgans Hotel Group and later the public relations firm Baltz & Company, where she served as Vice President.  For the past decade, she has worked with some of the most influential names in the food and lifestyle space, successfully positioning and promoting brands from launch to expansion.

Eva Karagiorgas

Eva started her career in advertising working with clients such as Nike, Clairol and Delta Air Lines at  Ogilvy, Grey and Wieden + Kennedy before transitioning to food media, launching the food category at The Gilt Groupe and graduating from Le Cordon Bleu in Paris. She led brand strategy and development as Director of Marketing at Food Republic and later joined Bon Appétit as Director of Integrated Marketing, where she oversaw programs for a variety of brands and events.