About Us

Richard Austin


It is a pleasure to introduce myself to you as well as provide you with valuable information regarding my skills, talent and vision. My name is Richard “Chef” Austin and I have been providing various culinary services across the country and abroad for over twenty years. I take pride in exemplifying leadership qualities and professionalism backed by a consistent, verifiable record of achievements.

My culinary expertise has allowed me to explore and become very proficient as a business owner, culinary instructor, director, manager, personal chef, caterer and trainer. I have completed and prevailed in over forty culinary competitions specializing in a wide range of cultural cuisines, such as Cajun, Italian, Oriental, Soul/Southern Cooking, and Latin.

In addition, I have been featured in seven major magazines, nineteen news articles, and two cookbooks. I have been featured on Comcast Cable Network, Diane Reed Show, Rejoice 104.1/radio cooking show and many guest appearances including the University of Georgia Health Systems. Presently, I am the owner of Chef Austin’s Southern Cooking and Catering, Cooking with Chef Austin, internet cooking show, Chef Austin’s Seasonings, and Chef Austin Personal Chef Services. I am also preparing for my very own television cooking show and the release of two cookbooks. As I continue to provide life changing experiences to all by way of culinary techniques, skills and training, I want to be an inspiration to every household.


Mission Statement


 Chef Austin believes in offering excellent service to his customers. It is with this standard of quality in mind that he seeks to perform his culinary masterpieces. Chef Austin's mission is to cater to the whole man by providing insights on healthy cooking with the type of  taste and presentation that pleases.