Since the first Johnny Garlic’s, Fieri has gone on to create a culinary empire as a popular TV host, chef of six acclaimed restaurants, and New York Times’ best-selling cookbook author. In 2006, Fieri premiered his first show, Guy's Big Bite, on Food Network. Today, this “culinary rock star” also hosts top-rated Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, and guest judges on Next Food Network Star. He also collaborates with Rachael Ray in the star-studded competition series, Rachael Vs. Guy Celebrity Cook-off, which premiered January 1, 2012 on Food Network.
Fieri attended University of Nevada Las Vegas, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management.