Marc Murphy

Marc Murphy runs several restaurants: Landmarc, with outposts in TriBeCa and Midtown; Ditch Plains, which serves casual, beach-style cuisine in the West Village, Brooklyn Bridge Park, and on the Upper West Side; and Kingside in Midtown. Murphy is a regular judge on The Food Network’s highest rated hit, “Chopped.” He is the Vice President of the Manhattan chapter of the New York State Restaurant Association and is both the official spokesperson and a member of the Leadership Council for Share our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign. Murphy is working on his first cookbook, which will be published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in 2015.