clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:


Josef-Desimone-Facebook-Chef.jpgFacebook executive chef Josef Desimone died after a motorcycle accident yesterday, TechCrunch reports. Desimone was Facebook's first executive chef, and was executive chef at Google prior. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wrote yesterday: "Josef was a Facebook legend and institution. 'Chef Josef' joined us in 2008 and built our culinary team from a handful of employees in a single café into a global team with dozens of world class restaurants." [TC]

Sign up for the Sign up for the Eater newsletter

The freshest news from the food world every day