Geoff Bartakovics

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Geoff Bartakovics
Born 1977 (age 40–41)
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Chicago
Occupation Cofounder and CEO, Tasting Table

Geoff Bartakovics (born 1977) is an American businessman and entrepreneur. He is the cofounder and CEO of Tasting Table,[1] a digital media brand targeted toward influential foodies.[2] Bartakovics is also a board member or advisor to a number of other digital brands and start-ups, including Trigger Media Group, Inside Hook, Pixafy and Gathered Table.[3][4]

Before launching Tasting Table in 2008, Bartakovics was a business manager in asset-backed finance at UBS Investment Bank.[5] He studied English literature at the University of Chicago,[3] and studied comparative literature and philosophy at the University of Hamburg as a Fulbright Scholar.[6][7][8]

In 2012, he was named one of Out magazine's OUT 100.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geoff Bartakovics & Nick Fauchald: E-Entrepreneurs". Food & Wine. Retrieved 25 July 2015.
  2. ^ Silver, Shani. "Geoff Bartakovics Tasting Table CEO Home". Domino (magazine). Retrieved 27 March 2017.
  3. ^ a b Tucker, Nikki (11 April 2016). "Co-Founder & CEO of the Tasting Table Shares His Haute Guide to NYC". Haute Living. Retrieved 27 March 2017.
  4. ^ "The supper class". New York Post. Retrieved 18 March 2015.
  5. ^ "HOW PASSION GUIDED A BIG CAREER SHIFT FOR A BANKER TURNED TASTING TABLE CEO". Fastcompany.com. Retrieved 18 March 2015.
  6. ^ "Graduate students receive the most Fulbrights". The University of Chicago. Retrieved 25 July 2015.
  7. ^ "Startup Stories: Geoff Bartakovics of Tasting Table". About.com.
  8. ^ "Tasting Table CEO Geoff Bartakovics: A Week In The Life". Huffingtonpost.com.
  9. ^ "Out100: Scott Hocker, Bob Tuschman, Geoff Bartakovics, Rita Sodi, Jody Williams, Brady Konya". Out.com. Retrieved 25 July 2015.