Chef Juanma joined this episode of The DISH! to share about his newest restaurant in the United States - El Cielo Washington DC. This location is scheduled to open in September 2020.
For more on El Cielo visit: https://elcielorestaurant.com/
Juan Manuel Barrientos Valencia, known in the gastronomic world as ̈Juanma ̈ and on social networks as @juanmaelcielo, was born in Medellin on June 16, 1983, is a cook, businessman, lecturer and peace leader. With more than twelve restaurants, bars and clubs, he is the creator and founder of the restaurant chain Elcielo (Medellin, Bogota, Miami), Elcielo Classic, the chain of pizzerias La Serenissima, Cuon, Kai, , Shibari, Papaya Guacamaya and Aguafresca. At the age of 34, he was invited as a speaker by former President Barack Obama to the World Entrepreneurship Summit. This is one of the most important entrepreneurship meetings in the world. Thanks to this, he provides advice to companies on creativity and innovation, supporting the redesign of the DNA of important companies.