Also, taking the executive chef position at Kings Island is James Major, a two-time winner of the Food Network's "Chopped" reality TV cooking contest and contestant on Alton Brown's "Cutthroat Kitchen."
Major is a Culinary Institute of America Certified Pro Chef II, a U.S. Navy veteran and Ohio native. He previously served as executive chef at Great American Ball Park and Funky’s Catering.
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“Kings Island has always been a place where family memories are made,” Major said. “It’s an honor for me and my team to have the chance to be creative and provide great food experiences that add to those memories and the fun guests have during their visit.”