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Reality Chef Programming:I'll be the first to tell you I throw pillows at the flatscreen when young chef's banter with some of the most respected chefs in the country. "Alfred Portale just dosent understand my style of food" Jesus really? I need to throw bigger objects at my Television (my son is trying to put a parental lock on the food network, who's the parent I ask you ) Chef Portale was doing the most amazing cutting edge cuisine when most of these "Chefs" were in preschool...I digressI…See More
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Reality Chef Programming:I'll be the first to tell you I throw pillows at the flatscreen when young chef's banter with some of the most respected chefs in the country. "Alfred Portale just dosent understand my style of food" Jesus really? I need to throw bigger objects at my Television (my son is trying to put a parental lock on the food network, who's the parent I ask you ) Chef Portale was doing the most amazing cutting edge cuisine when most of these "Chefs" were in preschool...I digressI…See More
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Title
chef
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chef/restaurant consultant
What best describes my company
Not Applicable
Interests
Career Advancement, Consulting, Discovering New Food, Discovering New Wines, Finding a Job, Finding Investors, Learning, Making Friends, Networking
Personal Quote
It seems to me, that with all my years in the restaurant business, I barely have an idea of what the hell's going on......(or so I'm told)
Biography
30 Years in the Restaurant Business
22 Years as an Executive Chef
20 Years with Roy's Restaurants
2 Years Chef de Cuisine Felix Restaurant Peninsula Hotel Hong Kong
3 Years as Corporate Executive Chef on Maui
6 Years as Corporate Executve Chef Roy's Joint Venture
(Continental US)

Specialties
Purchasing, R&D, Kitchen, Operations
Training, Special Events

Experience

Chef/Consultant
Chef Dave Abella
Restaurants industry
June 2009 – Present (2 years 5 months)

David has 30 years+ experience in the the restaurant business
one of the original Chefs for Roy Yamaguchi, in 1989
He opened the Felix restaurant in Peninsula Hotel Hong Kong 1994
Abella was the Corporate Executive Chef at Roy's for the last 8 years
and
Owner
Chef/Restaurant consultant
Restaurants industry
2010 – 2010 (less than a year)

Roy's Corporate Executive Chef
Roy's Restaurants
Public Company; Restaurants industry
1989 – 2009 (20 years)

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I'll be the first to tell you I throw pillows at the flatscreen when young chef's banter with some of the most respected chefs in the country. "Alfred Portale just dosent understand my style of food" Jesus really? I need to throw bigger objects at my Television (my son is trying to put a parental lock on the food network, who's the parent I ask you ) Chef Portale was doing the most amazing cutting edge cuisine when most of these "Chefs" were in…

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