Meeting with Zappos Chief Put Chef on Track to Becoming Restaurateur
"Natalie Young was done with casino work. But last year when she quit her job as executive chef for a major casino, she had no idea where she was going and she didn’t have another chef’s job lined up. “I was just done with that business,” the 48-year-old said. “I...
Chef’s not leaving Las Vegas, thanks to Downtown Project
Chef Natalie Young was packing her bags to move back to Santa Fe, N.M. when Downtown Cocktail Room owner Michael Cornthwaite introduced her to Tony Hsieh. Cornthwaite wanted Young to stay in Las Vegas and thought the Zappos.com chief executive might have an offer the...