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Alain Gayot, Editor-in-Chief & Publisher

Alain Gayot, Editor-in-Chief & Publisher of Gayot Publications
Alain Gayot, who is based in Los Angeles, heads up all of the publishing and editorial duties for Gayot Publications. His efforts coordinating Gayot's global team bring the most current and up-to-date information to cyberusers throughout the world. 


Alain Gayot with chef Wolfgang Puck sampling authentic Ethiopian cuisine

Ethiopian Airlines Begins Flights to L.A.
Alain recently enjoyed authentic Ethiopian food with renowned chef Wolfgang Puck at an Ethiopian Airlines event announcing flights from Addis Ababa to Los Angeles via Dublin. To give guests a taste of the regional flavors, the company flew over the traditional dish, injera. This spongy flatbread is made from teff, an iron-rich ancient grain native to Northeast Africa. The occasion marks the first-ever flight connection from Africa to Dublin and L.A.

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Alain Gayot covering the Red Bull Global Rallycross

Covering the Red Bull Global Rallycross racing event, Alain Gayot dons a media vest and snaps photos of souped up SuperCars racing on the track. Read about the highlights and check out some of the photos from the event in Alain's Photo Gallery

Alain is driving the forthcoming Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine on the Costa Dorada near Barcelona, Spain. This flagship SUV crossover vehicle heralds a new era at the Sweden-based automobile manufacturer, which prides itself on piping in Scandinavian design and safety features.

Alain driving the Volvo XC90 on the Costa Dorada

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Other Links for Alain:

On the Heli-Expo 2014

On his experience with the Bibimbap Backpackers

On the 2013 Auction Napa Valley experience

Interviewing Daniel Boulud of Daniel

Guest judging on the final episode of Hell's Kitchen Season 6

On FlightAware

On the best nightclub in Las Vegas


On Amazon

On making wine

At MB Abram Galleries


Check out the 2015 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the US and more.

SUCH GREAT HEIGHTSGAYOT has rounded up the Top 10 Penthouse Restaurants in the US, featuring fine meals and million-dollar views.