Kimbal Musk

Executive Director, The Kitchen Community

Kimbal Musk is an entrepreneur and restaurateur who has founded and advised several companies and non-profits including: The Kitchen, The Kitchen, Zip2, PayPal, Everdream, Tesla Motors, SpaceX, OneRiot and SolarCity. After success in the technology business, Kimbal decided to pursue his passion for food and cooking and attended the renowned French Culinary Institute in New York City. Following graduation, he moved to Boulder, CO to start The Kitchen, a Community Bistro, with partners Hugo Matheson and Jen Lewin. In 2011, The Kitchen created a non-profit, The Kitchen Community, to further its goal of 'Community Through Food.' The Kitchen Community creates Learning Gardens in schools and community organizations across America.

Past Events

Sunday, Oct 14 2012

4 PM

In a world driven by convenience, modernization and technological advancements, health-conscious pioneers are rebelling when it comes to our most... read more
2 hours | Talk | Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

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