We know D.C. Get our free newsletter to stay in the know.

David Chang, a Georgetown Prep grad and Vienna ‘burb boy, is the District’s gift to New York. The celebrated chef/owner of Momofuku Noodle Bar and Momofuku Ssäm Bar has been in the hardware business lately, scoring awards from a variety of sources.  Now he’s won a USA Network Character Approved Award, whatever that is. In this short video profile, Change proves his character-worthiness. Of course, the New Yorker beat USA to the punch on the character front.