Before becoming famous for hosting Sandwich King on the Food Network, this popular chef won season seven of Food Network Star.
He earned a degree in television & radio from Bradley University in Illinois. Shortly after graduating from college, he became the co-owner of an Illinois restaurant called Prime Time Deli & Catering.
He received a 2012 Daytime Emmy nomination; however, Celebrity chef Bobby Flay ultimately won the honor.
He grew up near Chicago, Illinois, alongside his brother Frank and sisters, Emily and Dana. He has a son named Lorenzo with his wife Sarah.
In 2014, he and Sunny Anderson began co-hosting a Food Network program called The Kitchen.