Voted for exclusively by The Staff Canteen audience you get to pick from a short-list of who you think has been the biggest influence this year.

Perhaps this is a mentor, a culinary leader, or innovator that has inspired the industry or a chef that you have admired from a far.

Sunday 25th October - Nominations close

Monday 26th October - Nominations voting opens

Thursday 5th November – Shortlist announced and voting opens