Business Services

Executive Chef Josh MacLucas is a highly sought after and well respected industry figure, in demand by many local businesses. His passion for sharing his skills and extensive hospitality knowledge, coupled with his proven ability to run a large scale profitable kitchen and events management, make him an asset for any business and sets him apart from other Executive Chefs and hospitality consultants.

Executive Chef Locum Services

Ready for some work life balance? In need of a holiday or some time off? Do you wish you had a trusted professional that you could hand the running of your business over to for some much needed downtime? Look no further – Executive Chef Locum Services are here. Josh is available to step in and offer casual locum services. Treating your business and customers as his own, you can rest assured that your business is in exceptional hands.


VIP Private Chef is ready to collaborate and partner with your business and grow mutual opportunities. Do you have a venue? Is it vacant some nights of the week? Do you have an appetite for hosting exclusive and much sought-after degustation nights? Intimate dinner parties? Or would bringing in catering services, casual grazing options, whether it be platters or picnic baskets diversify your income stream? Are you keen to stock our gourmet sale items?

Can you see opportunities we can’t? VIP Private Chef would love to hear from you. The prospects are endless…

Knife Sharpening

Are your tools in need of some TLC? Josh is the master of the knife block, contact us today to have your knives meticulously hand sharpened.

Hospitality Consulting

Does your business need help achieving financial stability? Given the rapidly progressive and challenging climate of the hospitality industry, there is a niche market for an industry professional such as Josh. With a strong focus on profitability and productivity, Josh’s strength is quickly understanding your business, identifying leakage and opportunities for improvement, reviewing practices and coming up with profitable solutions.

Whether your business is in need of:

– A review of revenue drivers

– Establishing KPI’s and tactical planning to achieve them

– Menu creation, costing and profitable redesign

– Profitability reviews and identification of leakage

– Increased customer experience and engagement

– Advice on practice adherence to regulations

– Marketing strategies

– Creation and development of procedures

No consulting opportunity is too small, Josh is the trusted and skilled professional that you need to help consolidate and grow your business, whatever the size.

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