Laura D’Alessandro

This Group is the AA of the Restaurant Industry

Steve Palmer and Mickey Bakst founded Ben’s Friends in Charleston, South Carolina, in 2016 in honor of Ben Murray, a lifelong chef who died of suicide after struggling with alcoholism for many year

A Moment for Mental Health

If you’re sitting down to read this, it’s quiet enough for you to take a few breaths and ground yourself. I invite you, right now, to take a few deep breaths. Breathe fully into your belly.