Guy Fieri (born January 22, 1968) is a chef and TV personality. He is the winner of the second season of The Next Food Network Star. Fieri was awarded a six-episode commitment for his own cooking show on Food Network, called Guy's Big Bite, which premiered on June 25, 2006 and was renewed for a second season that began airing in early 2007. His second series, Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, premiered in April, 2007 (a one-hour pilot for the series aired as a special in November 2006) and sees Fieri traveling the country visiting local eateries.
Fieri is also the co-owner of Johnny Garlic's California Pasta Grill in Windsor, California, as well as Tex Wasabi's in Sacramento and Santa Rosa, California. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Restaurant Administration from UNLV, which he earned in 1990.