On this episode of All in the Industry, host Shari Bayer speaks with Andrew Kaplan, Director of Special Projects at Rachael Ray. Andrew went through both culinary school and the hospitality program at Florida International University. He then worked in the hospitality industry in Miami and under Lee Schrager at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival, which led to his current role with Rachael Ray and her Yum-O! Organization. Listen in to hear more about the many roles Andrew has played along his multi-faceted career path.

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“We wound up having some meetings, and the next thing I knew, I was moving to New York from Miami.” [16:30] – Andrew Kaplan