Chefs Feed Named Best Guides|Ratings|Reviews Mobile App in the 17th Annual Webby Awards

Chefs Feed has been named the Best Guides/Ratings/Reviews mobile app in the 17th Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. The IADAS, which nominates and selects The Webby Awards Winners, is comprised of web industry experts, including media mogul Arianna Huffington, Skype CEO Tony Bates, Mozilla CEO and Chair Mitchell Baker, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom, mobile-phone inventor Martin Cooper, and StumbleUpon founder Garrett Camp.

Chefs Feed is the first iPhone and iPad app of its kind to provide dish and restaurant recommendations from renowned chefs. Users can see where the top chefs in the city they’re in actually eat when they’re off duty, as well as what they order. The high-caliber roster of contributing chefs includes Napa’s Thomas Keller (French Laundry, Per Se), San Francisco’s Corey Lee (Benu), New York’s Mario Batali (Babbo, Lupa), Chicago’s Paul Kahan (Publican, Blackbird, Avec), and Los Angeles’ Wolfgang Puck (Spago, Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill). These chefs, and more, have joined the Chefs Feed community to contribute to a meticulous catalogue of the best dishes around the nation. The app is currently available in Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Boulder, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Hawaii, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, New Orleans, Philadelphia, Portland, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Washington D.C., and internationally in London.

“Chefs Feed has set the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet,” said David-Michel Davies, Executive Director of The Webby Awards. “This award is a testament to the skill, ingenuity, and vision of its creators.”

“To be in the company of such amazing talent like Google, Mashable, Pinterest, and Netflix is an incredible honor,” said Steve and Jared Rivera, Chefs Feed co-founders. “We have an amazing team behind us and we couldn’t have done this without them.”

Chefs Feed will be honored at the star-studded ceremony on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The show will be hosted by critically-acclaimed stand-up comedian, writer and actor, Patton Oswalt. Beginning at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, fans can watch the show in HD at watch.webbyawards.com. A full list of both The Webby Awards and People’s Voice Winners can be found at winners.webbyawards.com.