The Chef

Shane Yardley is a chef with platefuls of experience. Having spent the first part of his career training in some of the world’s most renowned restaurants, he did a long stint as Simon Gault’s right hand man. He has now returned to the fold as a tutor at Toi Ohomai teaching the next generation how to cook like a pro. Career highlights include Head Chef of Euro, Fish and a guest judge on MasterChef.

The foodie sidekick

Stacey Jones is the founder of Kitchen Takeover and Shane’s foodie wingman. With oodles of successful events under her belt from star-studded movie premieres to pop-up restaurants, she will make sure that everything runs as smoothly as an aged Bordeaux.

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