WA Food Ambassador Chef Don Hancey
As the WA Food Ambassador Don now consults to some of Western Australia’s iconic food companies assisting them with marketing, product development, placement and generally being the link “The Storyteller” between WA Food producers, Chefs and the general public.
Passion is the best word to use when describing Don. After a long and successful career running 3 of WA’s finest regional kitchens, Don has become WA’s Food Ambassador through his continual support and dedication to WA food producers.
Don was awarded Western Australia’s Good Food Guide Governors’ Award for Charity and Philanthropy in 2013 by the then Governor Malcolm McCusker.
Don’s 50-year plus strong Food Career has endowed him with vast experience, and he has been an owner operator since the age of 23.
His company Don Hancey Consulting is involved in major food festivals and events across Perth and also in many of WA’s regional areas where they bring skills, knowledge and passion to Commercial and Community events.
Don also now operates 3 Commercial Kitchens in Perth hired out to Chefs, Caterers, small food producers, RTO’s as well as the general public. These brand-new kitchens are ideal for food business start-ups and can operate as Cloud Kitchens at night.