MEET OUR DAMES

Dynamic, deep-rooted, driven—LDNY Dames are a carefully selected network of women who have achieved success in all aspects of the food, fine beverage, and hospitality fields.

Each vetted member is a respected professional in her area of specialization, from longstanding thought leaders to rising stars and change-makers. As our membership, collective expertise, and inclusivity continue to grow, our organization embodies the many professions and skills of today’s culinary industry as a whole:

Chefs and Restaurateurs

Master Sommeliers
and Vintners

Spirits Specialists

Beverage
Educators

Farmers

Professors

Food Policy
Leaders

Historians

Nutritionists

Culinary
Educators

Caterers

International
Multi-platform
Culinary Media
Personalities

Culinary
Instructors

Best-Selling
Authors

Influential
Editors

Food Stylists

Food and Beverage
Producers

Entrepreneurs

Publishers

Film Makers

Public Relations
Pros

Media
Specialists

Renowned
Journalists

Bloggers

Social Media
Strategists

Meet a few of our renowned Dames