A HUGE Thank You to
all our Sponsors, Chefs,
Guests & Volunteers
who made our
22nd Annual

Sunday, October 16, 2016
5:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Guilford Yacht Club

a resounding success!

Check back in early spring for 2017 sponsorship opportunities!

Contact Mirjana Toyn at or
call 203-458-6699

Over 250 influential and fun-loving community members, business leaders, and patrons  gathered at the Guilford Yacht Club for what has become one of the Connecticut Shoreline’s premiere charity events.

Men Who Cook joins together volunteer chefs and a terrific crowd committed to raising funds for Women & Family Life Center’s programs to help women and families coping with difficult life transitions.

  • Festive Cocktail Format
  • Great Food
  • Chef Competitions
  • Auction & More!

We look forward to seeing you at Men Who Cook in 2017!

Campaigne Kestner Architects
Connex Credit Union
CT Town & Shore Partners
DuVig Brewing Company
Eileen & Andrew Eder
Guardian Jet
Guilford Rental Center
Holly Hanau Koncz & C. David Koncz
Henry N. Silverman Law Offices
John Cruet, Jr. AIA, Architect
Judith Barbosa Photography
L. Suzio Concrete Company
Leisure Markets Travel-Suzie Balestracci
Moira Rader/William Pitt Sotheby’s International Real Estate
Prism Office Solutions
Joan & Barry Richter
Royal Printing Service
Words by Jen

Honorary Chair
Nick Rawlings

Become a sponsor today!

We are so grateful to chef Ric Orlando
for being our Emcee and guest judge! 

New Haven native Ric recently defeated Bobby Flay on the hit Food Network series
‘BEAT BOBBY FLAY’ and is also a past ‘Chopped’ champion.

Find out more about Ric here!

Introducing our 2016 chefs!

Donald Baechler – 17 years
Bill Bloss – 17 years
John DellaVentura – 5 years
Robert DeLucca – 3 years
Alex Demetrio – 1 year
Mike Dwyer – 4 years
Willard Finkle – 4 years
Lorenzo Gaudioso – 1 year
Tim Geelan – 6 years
Matt Healy – 1 year
Jeff Hutchins – 3 years
Ted Kennedy, Jr. – 4 years
Brian Miller – 6 years
Alan Moss – 1 year
Peter Muszynski – 3 years
Kerry Perrotta, Jr. – 1 year
Mike Piagentini – 2 years
Nick Rawlings – 21 years
Mike Ring – 1 year
Steve Rumanoff – 3 years
Sean Scanlon – 2 years
Shawn Silver – 4 years
Andy Stephens – 5  years
Jeff Trombetta – 11 years
Dan Vigliotti – 1 year
Jon Wallace – 1 year