The National Mango Board, Orlando, Fla., will have celebrity chef Aarti Sequeira be its spokesperson.
Sequeira, is the Food Network Star season six winner and host of her own “Aarti Party” cooking show, according to a news release.
The Dubai chef first worked with the NMB on a satellite and Internet media tour.
During the tour, she conducted 18 television, radio and blog interviews, according to the release.
“Aarti is a great addition to the board as our new spokesperson, and we’re very excited to have her share her wealth of mango knowledge,” said Megan McKenna, NMB marketing director, in the release. “She exudes great energy and brings a new, innovative twist to cooking with mangos that can inspire more consumers to experiment with fresh mangoes in their homes.”
Sequeira has shared her favorite mango recipes to show viewers. Those recipes are available at http://www.mango.org/recipes.