Deborah Smith, author of The Jersey Shore Cookbook, is a born and bred Jersey shore native. She is the founder of a very popular food blog called JerseyBites.com, which was launched in 2007 and reports on food news and restaurant reviews throughout New Jersey. It is now home to more than thirty food writers and engages with over 40,000 fans daily on all the major social media channels. Deborah is also the owner of a digital marketing agency called Foxtrot Media LLC. where she consults and manages social media and blog content creation for businesses throughout the country.
Deborah lives in Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey with her two teenage boys and fiancé, Peter.