Where do you find a good chef?

Discussion in 'The Late Night Cafe (off-topic)' started by culinann, Sep 9, 2011.

  1. culinann

    culinann

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    Besides word of mouth....where do you recommend looking for an experienced chef.  I am not sure it matters but it would be for a position in NJ. Is Craigslist a good bet?  We sort of need one in a hurry and am trying every avenue.  Got some good suggestions on alternatives here.  Thanks
     
  2. petemccracken

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    Have you tried asking some of your local chefs? They may know of someone.
     
  3. chefedb

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    Your biggest competitor is best source . Find out who his chef is and see if he is ready to make a move. This used to be done all the time. Put feelers out with purveyors(salesman)
     
  4. chefross

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    Check purveyors...sometimes your salesman will have heard that some Chef is looking for work.
     
  5. culinann

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    Thank you Chefs' Ed, Pete and Ross for the smart advice.  I am including prayers too. ;)