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Stephen Satterfield

Journalist, Whetstone Media

Since 2007, Stephen Satterfield has devoted his career to redefining food and beverage as means to organize, activate and educate. He saw the need for more inclusive storytelling and a media company dedicated to food origins and culture from around the world.

Prior to his career in media, Stephen Satterfield was a sommelier and social entrepreneur promoting wine as a catalyst for socioeconomic development for Black wine workers in South Africa. He is "one of the country’s most respected food journalists" (Eater), and host of the acclaimed Netflix docuseries, High on the Hog. The Peabody Award-winning project is now entering its highly anticipated second season.