The world renowned master chef, Patrick Ponsaty is now plying his trade at the famous The Ranch at Bandy Canyon close to the stony hillsides of Escondido, San Diego. According to an article on Modern Luxury magazine published in September 2013, the celebrated chef from France has won many accolades both locally and internationally, including the prestigious Meilleurs Ouvrier de France in 2012.
Ponsaty, who describes his cooking as simply French, attributes his celebrity status to temperament rather than talent. His presence at The Ranch has created so much buzz, with many people and gastronome a like coming to sample what many people call an impeccable menu.
The offerings include; bacon-wrapped monkfish that comes with morels, mushrooms and sea scallops featuring truffle-scented carpaccio; tender caneles from Bordeaux, Basque country’s cherry-spiked gateau and duck sauvage among other mouth watering dishes.
If Ponsaty succeeds in his latest venture at The Ranch, he will have none other to thank, but Brian Bonar and his stepdaughter Gianina Pickens. Brian Bonar owns Bandy Canyon and Bellamy’s restaurant while Pickens has been a long time fan of the master chef. Before his latest move and rise to prominence, Ponsaty served at El Bizcocho at Rancho Bernardo Inn as executive chef, where he also tutored Galvin Kaysen into becoming an award winning chef.
About Brian Bonar
Brian is a seasoned entrepreneur and financial expert with many years of experience. His areas of interest include Mergers and Acquisition, Venture Capital, Sales, Private Equity, Turn-Around Management, Marketing Strategy and Employee Relations among other working attributes.
Following his professional accomplishments, leadership abilities and academic achievements. Brian Bonar was named the 2010-2011 Cambridge Who’s Who Executive of the year honoree in Finance according to a PRNewswire report. The article acknowledged that Brian Bonar has an impeccable 30 years experience in professional management. Education wise, Bonar holds a mechanical engineering degree from Strathclyde University, a Masters in Business Administration and a PhD. in International Business from UK’s Stafford University.
Bonar’s long stint in business has seen him serve and transform various financial, business and employee focused corporations. According to Bloomberg, Bonar has served as Chairman of Dalrada Financial Corporation since 2001. Dalrada Corp is a marketing liaison entity that supplies a wide range of business enhancing tools that target employee programs. Read more: Brian Bonar Trains His Employees In Exceptional Customer Service and The New Frontier
His position as the company CEO automatically places him in charge of aftermarket products as well as employees and employer benefits. Bonar is also the Chairman and CEO of Trucept, Inc and President of Tradeshow Products, a position he assumed in 2008. The other position he holds include CEO of a telecommunication company called Smart-Tek Automated Services and Founder and Managing Director of the San Diego based AMS Outsourcing.
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