Director of Operations
Joe Tarasco is the Director of Operations of Maialino, Marta, Caffe Marchio, and Vini e Fritti. He opened Marta as the Chef de Cuisine in 2014, was named Executive Chef in 2016, and Associate Director of Operations in 2017. Joe was on Maialino's opening team as Sous Chef in 2009 and became Executive Sous Chef in 2011. Previously, Joe worked at Gramercy Tavern, Le Bec-Fin, and Frankies Spuntino. He is a graduate of The Culinary Institute of America.