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Frederick Rubin 301 Village Street, Medway, MA 02053 H: (508)-533-7958 c: (508)-321-2433 fred@someoneinthekitchen.com www.someoneinthekitchen.com OBJECTIVE To utilize my creative, culinary, customer service, sales and management skills as a brand ambassador. QUALIFICATIONS 25 years of culinary experience as an Executive Chef, Caterer and Chef Consultant for a wide range of customers including executive dining services, gourmet-catering businesses and upscale restaurants. Established a reputation for both the creativity and flexibility to meet or exceed customers’ expectations. SKILLS • Networking, sales and business marketing skills • Strong organizational skills, ability to orchestrate multiple tasks while retaining order • Strong public speaking and demonstration skills • Innovative use of seasonal ingredients to create unique recipes and menus • Record of completing tasks on time EMPLOYMENT Brand Ambassador- Chef Demonstrator, 2004 –Present 2009-2010 Whole Foods Market: Olli Salumeri-Artisan Salami, Q-Bee Soy-Ice Cream, Stacy’s Pita Chips, Popcorn Indiana, Nairns Oat Biscuits, Tempt Hemp Milk and Ice Cream. Kerry Gold, Cascal Soda, Zola Acia Beverage and Illy Issimo Coffee Udi’s Gluten Free Breads & Cookies Boston Wine Expo 2012- Kerry Gold Cheese and Butter Boston Aids Walk 2011- Cascal Soda Sampling 2010-2011 Chef Instrctor The Culinary Underground Boston Vegetarian Society 2010- Cascal Soda Sampling Wal-Mart’s – Hot Pocket Costume Character Converted Organics- Home Depot Rewards Program – K-Mart Tassamo Coffee Machine- Brand Ambassador 2009 Chef Instructor Create-A-Cook Hannaford’s Grocery Store Demo’s Guerilla Marketing-TD Bank 2009 Boston Vegetarian Society- Turtle Mountain 2009 Natural Products East Expo - Lin Ling Dumplings and Egg Rolls 2009 Virgin Atlantic-Britain Calling – King Henry VIII Acting Role 2009 Irving / Gulf Gas Marketing Campaign at Shaw’s Supermarkets 2009 Stockman and Dakota All Natural Beef – Cooking and Sampling Demo- Shaw’s 2008 Natural Products Expo East – Maple Grove Farms- Pancakes Someone’s In The Kitchen, Executive Chef/Owner 4/98 – Present Own and operate Someone’s In The Kitchen, a personal chef service offering weekly meals prepared and served in private homes. Working within clients’ budget and dietary constraints (low fat, low sodium, sugar-free, vegetarian), I manage all aspects of catering from menu design, to food shopping, to preparation, and delivery. I give cooking lessons to adults at various programs in the area, and I cater small elegant dinner parties for up to 50 guests. EDUCATION Cambridge School of Culinary Arts, Cambridge, MA Certificate in Culinary Arts 1981 Significant Accomplishments ’94-96 Managed the “Saturday Meals Program” for The Framingham Civic which feeds up to 60 homeless people every Saturday within a limited budget which included: Recruiting volunteer staff from various corporations, soliciting donations of food from area restaurants, grocery stores, bakeries, and farms. REFERENCES Available upon request View my contact details, availability, and stats.

Experience

Other Experience

Executive Chef, Personal Chef, Cooking Instructor and Caterer. Networking, Marketing and Sales Skills.

Skills

Other Skills

Networking Skills

Languages

First language: English

Extra Information

  • Auditing

    Inventory- Edddie Bauers and Jordan Marsh

  • Brand Ambassador

    2009 Tassamo Coffee Machine- Brand Ambassador 2009 Shaw's Supermarkets/Irving & Gulf Gas Rewards Program 2009 Stockman and Dakota All Natural Beef – Cooking and Sampling Demo- Shaw’s

  • Chef

    2012 Be Healthy Boston 2009 Boston Vegetarian Society 2009 Natural Products East Expo 2008 Natural Products Expo East

  • Concerts & Sports Event

    Photo Promotion- Harlem Globe Trotter's- Worcester, MA

  • Costume and Character

    2011 Toys R Us- Santa Claus 2010 Wal-Mart’s - Hot Pocket 2009 Virgin Atlantic-Britain Calling – King Henry VIII Acting Role 1971 & 1972 Circus Clown- Jordan Marsh- Animated Circus-Boston

  • Demonstration

    2012 BBe Healthy Boston 2009 Tassamo Coffee Machine- Brand Ambassador 2009 Hannaford's Grocery Stores 2009 Boston Vegetarian Society- Turtle Mountain 2009 Natural Products East Expo - Lin Ling Dumplings and Egg Rolls 2009 Stockman and Dakota All Natural Beef – Cooking and Sampling Demo- Shaw’s 2008 Natural Products Expo East – Maple Grove Farms- Pancakes Porter Mustard Sampling at Whole Foods Markets

  • Event Management

    Someone’s In The Kitchen, Executive Chef/Owner 4/98 – Present

  • Exhibitions

    2007-2009 Charles River Membership Tennis Drive Medway Pride Day

  • Flyering

    2010 TD Bank North 2009 Tassamo Coffee Machine- Brand Ambassador- Macy's 2009 Hannaford's Grocery Stores

  • Greeter / Host(ess)

    2009 Shaw's Supermarkets/Irving & Gulf Gas Rewards Program

  • Health & Beauty Demo

    Be Healthy Boston Fresh Vegetable Cooking at Franklin Farmers Market Franklin Garden Club Cooking Fall Vegetables Charles River Tennis Club Promotion

  • Hospitality

    Someone’s In The Kitchen, Executive Chef/Owner 4/98 – Present

  • In Store Demonstrator

    Whole Foods MarketsHannaford’s Grocery Store Macy's Housewares- Tassamo Coffeee maker

  • Market Research / Surveys

    Cambridge Focus Fieldwork Boston FG Global Rewarded Opinions Global Test Market

  • Merchandising

    Whole Foods Markets

  • Presenting

    Be Healthy Boston Fresh Vegetable Cooking at Franklin Farmers Market Franklin Garden Club Cooking Fall Vegetables

  • Roadshows

    Someone’s In The Kitchen, Executive Chef/Owner 4/98 – Present

  • Sales

    Someone's In The Kitchen: Personal Chef Services & Catering

  • Sampling

    2009 Tassamo Coffee Machine- Brand Ambassador 2009 Hannaford's Grocery Stores 2009 Boston Vegetarian Society- Turtle Mountain 2009 Natural Products East Expo - Lin Ling Dumplings and Egg Rolls 2009 Stockman and Dakota All Natural Beef – Cooking and Sampling Demo- Shaw’s 2008 Natural Products Expo East – Maple Grove Farms- Pancakes Porter Mustard Sampling at Whole Foods Markets Someone’s In The Kitchen, Executive Chef/Owner 4/98 – Present

  • Security

    2009 Tassamo Coffee Machine- Brand Ambassador 2009 Hannaford's Grocery Stores 2009 Boston Vegetarian Society- Turtle Mountain 2009 Natural Products East Expo - Lin Ling Dumplings and Egg Rolls 2009 Stockman and Dakota All Natural Beef – Cooking and Sampling Demo- Shaw’s 2008 Natural Products Expo East – Maple Grove Farms- Pancakes Porter Mustard Sampling at Whole Foods Markets

  • Set Up / Labor

    Numerous Catering Events

  • Tradeshows / Conferences

    Boston Wine Expo Natural Products East Bosto Vegetarian Society 2009 Virgin Atlantic-Britain Calling – King Henry VIII Acting Role

  • Acting

    Film Extra King Henry The VIII

  • Computer Skills (Novice)

    Email, Word and Web Searching Skills

  • Driving License

    Yes

  • Food Service Certification

    Certification expires 11/15/2015.

  • Own Car

    Honda CRV

  • Public Speaking

    Have given cooking demonstrations for groups of 50.

  • Wait Staff

    Small Parties

  • Qualifications

    Certificate in Culinary Arts 1981 Cambridge Culinary

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