John R. Bonds is the creator of the Taste of Vegas radio restaurant show and publisher of the Best Restaurants' Guide.
He is a former Las Vegas TV anchor, with 7 years of TV and radio background. Bonds hails from Orange County, CA. He grew up "dining out" several times a week and loved listening to LA's long-running radio restaurant shows. Bonds is the proud father of 2 young children.
John Curtas, Emeril Lagasse, John Bonds
John A. Curtas is a local attorney who has lived in Las Vegas since 1981. He co-hosts the Taste of Vegas radio restaurant show and is a restaurant
commentator for the public radio station. Curtas is an avid cook, food historian, and wine lover. He is married and has 2 boys.
R. H. Duke
has played an active role in Taste of Vegas for nearly 3 years. Affectionately known as "The Duke of Las Vegas," Mr. Duke is the gourmet correspondent and fill-in host on the radio show and head writer in our Best Restaurants' publication. Mr. Duke is a former restaurateur who has fine-dined in major cities in 37 states and around the world. He resides in Las Vegas, is married, and has 2 grown daughters. "The Duke of Las Vegas" professes that "fine dining is one of life's greatest pleasures!"
has been involved with the Taste of Vegas Radio Restaurant Show for nearly 2 years. He's know as "The Wine Guy" on the program, but he's actually the the Director of Wine at the Rio Suite Hotel & Casino and member of the Court of Master Sommeliers . He presides over the world's largest and most extensive public collection of fine wines--The Rio's Wine Cellar Tasting Room & Retail Shoppe.