About This Show
Do you daydream about dropping everything and opening a restaurant, or starting your own brand of condiments? So many trailblazers in the food world actually started their careers in entirely different fields. How did these folks decide to hit the brakes, start over, and become inspiring chefs, entrepreneurs, farmers and activists they are today? Hear their stories and learn how you too can fulfill your food dreams. New episodes available every Thursday. If you made a leap of faith to work in the food industry and want to share your story, please get in touch at why firstname.lastname@example.org.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 27: William Dean Chocolates: Bill Brown
At the tender age of 46 Bill Brown tapped in to his creative mind which had been subdued for nearly four decades, his creations were chocolate. It took friends, family and colleagues by surprise that Bill, a successful man who climbed the corporate ladder to the top would quit his well-paid job to sell chocolates in a cafe in Florida. It's that naivete and creative freedom, coupled with his passion and enthusiasm that has led Bill to become so successful, and serves as a constant innovator in the chocolatier community. In 2012 Bill was ranked as the third best chocolatier in the world. In todays episode we hear about the path that led to William Dean Chocolates success.