We had the good fortune of connecting with Anthony Hunter and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Anthony, what is the most important factor behind your success?
The most important factor is how different that I bring a great dinning experience right to your home or event. The many different culture cuisine from South Africa cuisine to America cuisine. My 12 years of culinary arts school has help me gain and the knowledge of food. I have Certificate of completion with Earl C. Clements and a Associates degree from Le cordon bleu. The years I spent gaining knowledge working for big chain restaurants and higher in restaurants, from working at Waffle House at 15 to opening and run a 5 star Cru Wine Bar restaurant at 22. The best factor is that I cook out of love and the things I came across on my journey. Life is hard so I put everything to a plate
Can you open up a bit about your work and career? We’re big fans and we’d love for our community to learn more about your work.
The Owner & the Executive Chef of Hunters Creation. I’m a chef for 12 years under different companies gaining the the experience to help live my dream in my own cheffing. It’s my job to bring a wonderful vibe and experience one bite at a time to each customer. The things I have came across in life help me put all of my feelings inside my work rather it’s a private dinner or a large event. I’m excited about sharing my talent with others as well as being a impact in my community. I thrive for greatness for all time cause I know the potential i have in myself..I have learned many different things along the way like becoming more patient and making my food a work of art. I have also learn that every day I have to stop undervaluing myself my work and, my potential. The main lesson is being Myself. I want the world to know is even if all odds are against you make a Stand. Build yourself up even when you feel like giving up. The journey may get hard but still keep pushing for your Dream.
The Shoutout series is all about recognizing that our success and where we are in life is at least somewhat thanks to the efforts, support, mentorship, love and encouragement of others. So is there someone that you want to dedicate your shoutout to?
My grandmother is the reason behind me cooking and doing it on a professional level. Being her only grandson, she was able to teach me most of the things I know now. My kids for loving dad even thru any storm! My family because of the great support before and after everything is said and done. They all deserve this shoutout because the love,efforts,the great Intentions,the support, and all the encouragement.
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