New York | Monday, April 23rd, 2012
Haute 100 lister and restaurateur behind cult favorites including The French Laundry and Per Se, Thomas Keller was honored with the S.Pellegrino Lifetime Achievement Award by the World’s 50 Best Restaurant Academy.
The Academy includes 27 chairs from all over the world and a panel of 837. They collectively voted to laude Keller with this honor in the awards ceremony to be held April 30 at Guildhall in London.
“I am extremely honored to have been selected to receive this year’s World’s 50 Best Restaurants Lifetime Achievement Award but what I am most excited about is the opportunity to celebrate this recognition with my friends and colleagues after the event,” Keller told British site Big Hospitality.
[Source: Big Hospitality]