Lisa Mamounas
Lisa Mamounas on Food and Art

Lisa Mamounas' Culinary Insiders

Lisa Mamounas is the founder of Culinary Insiders (, which goes beind-the-scenes, offers exclusive access to restaurants before they open to the public and creates unique events, tours and trips with celebrity chefs.

The Corporate Division is a branch for local and large-scale international events, creative consulting, and artist/chef collaborations, including recent collaboration between Daniel Boulud and Vik Muniz, featured in Food & Wine magazine, as well as dynamic artist/chef events with major cultural institutions, including MoMA, Lincoln Center as well as Art Chicago and Art Dubai.

Culinary Insiders is supported by a prestigious board of world-renowned chefs/restaurateurs including Daniel Boulud, Drew Nieporent, Mauro Maccioni and Jean-Georges Vongerichten.

Lisa is also an avid contemporary art collector, sits on the Patrons Advisory Board of Art Dubai and is a member of the Associates Council of MoMA.