Eater LA editor Kat Odell named to jury of 7th Annual AIA Los Angeles Restaurant Design Awards

The sharp, witty editor of “Eater LA” – a popular restaurant, bar, and nightlife blog – is a veritable connoisseur of fine dining in the Los Angeles food community.  With previous experience at “Bon Appétit,” “Ideal Bite,” and “Whole Life Times,” O’Dell is a respected authority on restaurant news and is usually one of the first to know the latest industry gossip.  With her proverbial finger on the pulse of the LA restaurant and dining scene, O’Dell will lend a broad, popular point of view to the panel. 

The RDAs are open to all individuals and practices (owners & architects/designers can equally submit entries for consideration) for projects located in the United States and to US-based individuals and practices for projects outside of the USA. Register by Monday April 4, 2011.  Submit materials no later than Thursday May 5, 2011.  For more detailed information, go to