Kaitlynn Bauman

Kaitlynn Bauman is the founder and CEO of NORCINA & Co., a full-service culinary and events boutique based in San Francisco. A graduate of the prestigious Culinary Institute of America and Bay Area local, Katilynn has worked for some of San Francisco’s most premier restaurants, including Green’s, Presidio Social Club, and Michael Tusk’s Cotogna. Katilynn is also the owner and executive chef at NORCINA and Parlor 1255, two Italian fusion restaurants serving fresh and locally sourced ingredients that highlight her love of Italian-fare, with an SF twist. Kaitlynn developed her love for Italian culture and cuisine while spending time traveling through Europe, working at some of the world’s best restaurants. A paddleboarding and biking enthusiast, she lives in Sausalito. 



NORCINA & Co. is a full-service culinary and events boutique based in San Francisco. Our goal is to make you a guest at your own event, allowing you to enjoy your special occasion while we take care of the heavy lifting. We take over all of the fine details from your tablescape to your palate. Whether you’re looking to host a baby shower, team building pasta-making workshop, or an intimate dinner, we’re here every step of the way to ensure your event is one you’re proud of and more importantly, excited to attend. Each meal is customizable and expertly crafted by Chef Bauman and our staff. For guests looking for a venue, we can even host your event at our industrial-grade kitchen and restaurant, NORCINA, located near the Embarcadero in San Francisco. At NORCINA & Co., we strive to deliver our guests the best experience possible as we bring your idea to life.