Maria Loi - Global Ambassador of Greek Gastronomy, elected by the Chef's Club of Greece - is a chef, author, restaurateur, entrepreneur, member of Les Dames d'Escoffier, and philanthropist.

Her culinary prowess has made her a food superstar: she is a popular television chef in Greece and the U.S.A and the author of more than 36 cookbooks, including Ancient Dining, the official cookbook of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games, and her most recent, The Greek Diet. Her Loi line of products is available across the U.S.A.

Chef Loi's mission in life is to change the world through thoughtful and nutritious eating, but educating people on how tasty, healthy, and easy Greek cuisine can be.

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