Big Mike
  • 50, Male
  • Oregon
  • United States
  • Big Mike Presents
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  • Bryon
  • Connie, One Fat Frog
  • Jason Moreno
  • Thumbbook
  • Erle Dardick
  • Ben Edtl
  • JoeMAMA
  • Paul Paz
  • Sausan
  • Rhonda
  • Shari Uptmor
  • Katy Wood
  • terry lukens
  • Trent
  • Heather Stein
 

One should COOK for fun and TASTE EVERYTHING that life has to offer

Profile Information

Title
Big Mike
Company
Big Mike Presents
Website
http://www.flyingbarracuda.com/index.asp
What best describes my company
Catering, Fine Dining
Interests
Consulting, Making Friends, Networking, Career Advancement, Gaining Knowledge
Biography
Love the industry and enjoy others with the sickness of serving others and working long hours but making it fun all the time.
Years in the Industry
12

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At 4:28am on March 30, 2010,
Non-Operator
Paul Paz
said…
Hey Big Mike...
Hope your 2010 is moving upward!
Recognize any faces in this pic?
http://www.facebook.com/waitersworld#!/photo.php?pid=31108835&id=1328636721&fbid=1411920701221
Stay in touch!
Paul
At 11:36am on July 8, 2009, Bryon said…
How is the summer business? Do you ever make it to the Willamette Valley for events?
At 8:43pm on December 12, 2008,
Non-Operator
Paul Paz
said…
Thank Mike..
Sean, GM at Pilot Butte, and I have been friends for many years. He's the BOH and I'm the FOH so it's been interesting to coach eachother in our career paths. Let me know when your going to be in the as I'd love to meet you. Our restaurant is showing a spurt of holiday traffic which is a welcome relief.
Paul
At 10:11am on November 21, 2008,
Non-Operator
Paul Paz
said…
Holy Crap!
Yes, I'd love to meet you!
It would be the first live FOHBOH'er meeting in Portland!
:-)
Paul
At 11:34pm on November 20, 2008,
Non-Operator
Paul Paz
said…
Big Mike..
You're a local boy!
Paul
At 8:21am on November 19, 2008,
Non-Operator
Dana A. Romero
said…
Welcome to the Cheese group. I hope you enjoy our discussions on the cheese of the week and join in with your input.
At 8:03am on September 21, 2008, Erle Dardick said…
Hey Big Mike:

I'd love to get you on one of our bag lunch sessions. Check out the events on FohBoh.....
At 1:55pm on August 11, 2008, Ben Edtl said…
Hey BIG MIKE! How's it goin?
At 1:43pm on March 28, 2008, Adam R. Cox said…
Hi there: I am such a lover of Music. So much so, that I have

uploaded songs from my favorite groups from the Portland, OR area.

This is not your mainstream music. It's regional and very fun.




At 4:40pm on March 21, 2008, Adam R. Cox said…
Mike thanks for the comments. As for the Catering part, check out crosswindcatering.com. Chef Miner and Johnson the the people to talk to about working for. As for the Compadres part, it's invite only type thing. Anything is possible.
 
 
 

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