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Stella RankinFounderPinch Food Design

Food and entertainment, Stella Rankin knows it intimately. As one of the Founders of the celebrated Pinch Food Design, a top-tier catering and design company based in NYC, she has had almost 25 years of experience in production, theater, and live events. Growing up in Queensland, Australia, she dreamed of a life in the big apple on stage. With her origins as a professional actress, voice-over artist, and TV Presenter, she is no stranger to live experiences. Eventually combining her passions for all things theatrical and a love of food and entertaining, Rankin is now an expert in the USA's luxury food and beverage industry. She is known in her field as an enigmatic self-starter and passionate entrepreneur. And as one of the four founding partners at Pinch, she built it from a start-up company to what it is today. In addition to representing Pinch in day-to-day operations, she is a big believer in the power of collaboration, always seeking new relationships or reinforcing the old with like-minded tastemakers, acclaimed chefs, designers, and professional party planners.