I've no sewing news today, I thought I would do a little profile of my son...Joe-Da-Chef.
He has a great food and recipe blog here and also a great pizza blog here....
there's a couple of new great recipes there now....everyone loves pizza!
The above paper cutting dates way back to April 1985...Joe would haven been 24 then and just finishing off his apprenticeship...
Joe has worked in several top restaurants, food and beverage manager at our big University for many years, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate when he left there to realize his dream of having his own restaurant..
After five very hectic and successful years in his restaurant, he sold it and is now working as venue manager at our domestic airport terminal..
Joe was asked a few years ago about his career in the hospitality business...
How he got started in his career...food is something he has always wanted to be involved with.
His Special Achievements / Awards...
1993..Inaugural Environmental Award for achieving more environmentally sustainable workplaces..
1994 & 1996.. Involved with administration & management of the highly successful Australian Culinary team at the Berlin Culinary Olympics..
1996..Corporate Citizen Award for training opportunities for the disabled..
Done a lot for different charities..has shaved his head to raise money for cancer awareness
Joe was asked..out of the famous (or not so famous) would he like to have dinner with now..he said,
" His first employer, who said he wouldn't go far'...he sure proved him wrong!