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THE JOURNEY

Gabriel grew up cooking from age four, turning to restaurant work in his teens and staying with it into his twenties. Taking his gifts for flavors and hospitality behind the bar, Gabriel simultaneously managed bars and restaurants, while completing college work in radio broadcasting and a degree in elementary education. Needing a transition away from the restaurant business, Gabriel spent 2013-2020 as an advertising producer/project manager at a large Portland agency. Now, Gabriel has returned to the food world, blending those experiences into a unique take on craft services.