OUR BOARD


Antonio Nunez

Chef Antonio Nunez has been a well-recognized chef in Las Vegas for over 15 beginning with Le Cirque & Circo then which eventually paved the way to his culinary contributions at many of the most notable restaurants in the city such as, STK, Mercadito, Whist Stove and Border Grill. But his most notable role was as Chef du Cuisine for Kitchen Table which opened to raving reviews and voted Top Restaurant in Henderson 2015, only having been open for less than 3 weeks. His passion for philanthropy has resulted in several collaborations with celebrity Chef Scott Commings, together redefining the great community of Lake Las Vegas with an upcoming restaurant concept of amenity driven communities.

Established Culinary Management is the restauranteur brand


Tyra Bell-Holland

Hospitality Executive with over 15 years of experience driving dramatic results in world class destinations and luxury services as an Executive Director in Hotel Operations, Hospitality Consultant, Hospitality Educator, Vice President of Sales, Chef Concierge, President Pro Tem of The Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association & Honorary Member, National Concierge Association Member 2016, and past Les Clefs d'Or. UNLV Alumni Association Board of Directors, William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration 2016-2017 & Student Engagement Chairperson; Board of Director for The American Cancer Society- Great Western Division 2017.

Current President of Ava Rose Agency with an emphasis on Luxury Branding & Public Relations and CEO | Founder of RESORTCIERGE MD specializing in House Call Doctors servicing luxury resorts in Las Vegas.

Distinctions:
Top 100 Women of Las Vegas, Las Vegas Woman 2016
Top 10 Most Influential Women Las Vegas, Las Vegas Weekly 2016
Woman Of The Year, DLXVRSN 2017

Charitable organizations: American Cancer Society, Boys Town Nevada, Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada, Three Square, Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth, Dress for Success Southern Nevada, Discovery Children's Museum and philanthropy through our efforts with Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association (SNHCA) & NCA.


Mark De Pooter

A media executive with over 7 years of experience, Mark De Pooter has brought his marketing and advertising expertise to hundreds of business owners throughout the Las Vegas Valley.

Joining the Greenspun Media Group in 2010, Mark has held positions as an Account Executive, Major Accounts Manager, Associate Publisher, and Publisher. Greenspun Media Group's local and national brands allow for strategic penetration of unique market segments while providing total market coverage in Las Vegas.

Currently overseeing publishing duties of the Las Vegas Weekly and nightlife, music and entertainment magazine, Industry Weekly, Mark has assisted in the creation and launch of several print and digital vehicles that millions engage with today.

Former Member of the United States Navy.

Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Business Administration, Drake University.


Kristin Wilson

Kristin Wilson is a marketing and events professional in Las Vegas, NV. With over 9 years of experience in custom event coordination and management, Kristin has been with Greenspun Media Group since June of 2010, currently as Director of Events for the media group. Launching several publications within the Las Vegas market, initiating branding campaigns, spearheading annual congratulatory programs like 40 Under 40, Women to Watch, Health Care Headliners, Best of Vegas, Top Doctors, Angel Awards, Las Vegas Sun Standout Awards and more, Kristin has worked on special event initiatives and specific marketing campaigns with clients ranging from hospitality and gaming to healthcare and law.

Charitable Organizations: United Way, YPS, American Red Cross of Southern Nevada


Steve Grodkiewicz

Steven L Grodkiewicz is a Las Vegas based Business Consultant focusing on business structure and startups. He began his career early in Marketing and Management for nightclubs and retains his role since 1986 for Project West Marketing and Management while simultaneously assuming the role of Director of New Business at Project West Media, an advertising and marketing firm with locations serving Redondo Beach, CA and Phoenix, AZ.

Passionate about contracting, Steve also is the founder of Ecolife Development which specializes in green building, general contracting, construction and consulting. He presently also is the Founder|Owner of Décor & More Painting and Drywall proudly serving Henderson. As a LEED Accredited Professional and Certified Master Faux Finisher, Steven has proudly been a licensed contractor for 22 Years working hands on in all phases. This experience led him to the role as Liaison Officer for Paramount Construction with clients such as MGM, Algiere Hospitality and Tishman Construction on the City Center Mandarin Residences. Steven currently, also serves as a Managing member at William James Development, a General Contracting, Millwork, Design Build and Engineering firm.

A huge fan of live music and entertainment. Steve created Grokalmighty Management. an Entertainment, Event and Artist Management agency concentrating on promotions and logistics.

consulting for clients such from Swimsuit Illustrated, Miller Genuine Draft and City of Scottsdale to bands such Gin Blossoms, The Cure, Monkey Meet, Urban Artillery, and more.


Scott Commings

Growing up in the country side living of rural Wisconsin, Scott’s connection to food started early while on the family farm. Surrounded by local farms and bounty of ingredients it is to no avail that this would set a standard for future projects and movement throughout his career.

Filling in for a dishwasher, that his sister was a server at, his working days started at the ripe age of 13. Balancing work, school and sports, his responsibilities and learning continued on to college and off to Culinary School and finishing with a Hospitality Management Degree from Purdue University in Indiana.

Success followed with multiple Chef Jobs and continued training until a phone call came to become a contestant on Fox Hell’s Kitchen series. Scott outlasted the competition and was awarded winner with a Head Chef position at Gordon Ramsay’s Pub & Grill at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas.

With multiple areas of experience in the restaurant industry Scott has teamed up with Local Star and Restauranteur Antonio Nunez in a Chef Collaborative, Established Culinary Management. With multiple projects nationwide the two Chefs continue to gain momentum and poise in the ever competitive restaurant environment.