Welcome to our new website!

Out of the kitchen and into the studio hear real life experiences of Chefs, Restaurant Owners and Culinary Artists. Sit at the Chef's table and experience stories, secret sauces, signature dishes and kitchen disasters. Special thanks to Biggerideas.com for the creative design and to Steve Olson for an inspiring cover song.

About the Hosts

Michael Dugan

Culinary Podcast Host

Michael has degrees in Culinary Arts & Hotel & Restaurant Administration that initially led him to pursue a career in the industry in Seattle, WA & Napa Valley, CA. In 1995, he left the hospitality industry to build a successful technology career, but he never lost his passion for great culinary experiences or his respect for the talented chefs who mentored him. In May 2021, from out of the kitchen and into the studio he launched, The Voice4Chefs Podcast to connect us with innovative chefs and creative culinary artists. Tune in for a fun, interesting and tasty show.

Carrie Dugan

Creative Designer

Experienced human-centered experience Designer and Researcher with 10+ years’ experience who strategically creates experiences, connects data through storytelling from complex customer scenarios, and enables team development leading to new ideas for design and process solutions.