Hello, I’m Billy Parisi, but to some I’m known as “Chef Billy Parisi.” I’m a Food & Content Creator, Sometimes TV Host, Digital and Social Strategist, Influencer, Picture Taker, Coffee Drinker, Daddy, Husband, College Sports Enthusiast, Fashionisto, Film & Music Lover! My site, BillyParisi.com is dedicated to highlighting new, old, mashup, and simple twists on classic recipes in the form of photography and/or video. If you have any questions whatsoever, be sure to find me on social media or drop me a comment on one of my recipes.
I’ve been in the kitchen since I started washing dishes in a restaurant at the age of 13, and during that time I knew immediately that I wanted to be a chef. I graduated from Arizona’s Scottsdale Culinary Institute and the University of Missouri, and have logged several years as line cook, sous chef, and executive in some of the Midwest’s finest restaurants. I currently live in the city of Chicago with my wife Lindsay and daughter Olivia and work with several brands and consult with a few advertising agencies. I’m incredibly spontaneous and outgoing, and run 2 small businesses, BPMVC and my latest venture 5 Loaves 2 Fish!
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