With the folks from Habana Cigar Shoppe! Sunday, Sept. 3, 4 to 6 pm (on the other side of the tasting room from Side Show Willie).
Carlo DeVito is a lifelong publishing executive who has worked for Macmillan, Simon & Schuster, McGraw-Hill, Running Press, Penguin USA, and Sterling Publishing. He has published books with Stephen Hawking, E.O. Wilson, Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., Dan Rather, Philip Caputo, Michael Lewis, Thomas Hoving, Stanley Crouch, John Edgar Wideman, Dee Brown, Julia Alvarez, Jane Goodall, Budd Schulberg, Haynes Johnson, Dr. Howard Shapiro, Bo Dietl, Malachy McCourt, David Quammen, Peter Golenbock, The Fabulous Beekman Boys, Barton Seaver, Terry Walters, and many others. He published the highly acclaimed book Strange Fruit by Vanity Fair contributing editor David Margolick.
He has published many books with Edible Communities magazines; with numerous brands at Hearst magazines including Good Housekeeping, Country Living, Esquire, Town & Country, Cosmopolitan, House Beautiful and others; as well as working with M. Shanken Communications wherein he published books with Wine Spectator and Cigar Aficionado.
He is one of the most experienced wine, beers, and spirits editors in the world whose list of authors has included The Wine Spectator, The New York Times, Michael Jackson, Kevin Zraly, Matt Kramer, Oz Clarke, Tom Stevenson, Howard G. Goldberg, Josh M. Bernstein, Jim Meehan, Salvatore Calabrase, William Dowd, Clay Risen, and many others. His books and authors over the years have won James Beard, Gourmand, and IAACP awards. He has traveled to wine regions in California, Canada, up and down the east coast, France, Spain and Chile.
Carlo DeVito is the author of more than 15 titles. He has written on dogs, sports, and wine. Carlo he has appeared on television dozens of times including multiple times as guests on CBS, ABC, NBC, and FOX morning shows in New York, as well as throughout the eastern seaboard. He has been a featured guest on WFAN (both TV and Radio), ESPN radio, WCBS and WABC radio, WAMC, and more than 60 radio stations nationwide. He has edited and written more than a dozen books reviewed in The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, and other national newspapers.
His dog books include the critical success 10 Secrets My Dog Taught Me, A Mark Twain Christmas, D. Wayne: The High-Rolling and Fast Times of America’s Premiere Horse Trainer; Wellington: The Maras, The Giants and The City of New York; and Yogi: The Life and Times of an American Original among many.