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Since Aug 2011

65+ year old male

Evesham, United Kingdom

From a farming background, (my Parents were farmers on the Appennines mountains of Southern Italy). After attending Catering College, I trained in a number of 4 and 5 * hotels in France, Switzerland and Germany; before arriving in Aviemore - Scotland, in April 1970. Held senior Food and Beverage position in some well-known hotels like: The Marine in Salcombe, Dormy House in Broadway, Cliveden in Taplow, Old Bell in Malmesbury and Le Manoir in Great Milton, to mention but just a few! Fellow Member of the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts. Fellow Member of the Academy of Food and Wine Service. Senior Judge at most of the UK's Front of House Competitions. Before retiring, (3 years ago), after working in the Catering Industry for over 50 years, did hold the position of Restaurant Manager at the 5***** Ellenborough Park - Cheltenham.
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