And now overdue Instagram History Written Toronto chef Felicia De Rose has a famous chef David Hawksworth in a small amount of hot water this week for what some say, with the & # 39 are misogynist ideas about women in business.
Chef for Plant and Burger Chase fish and oysters are the audio clip Hawskworth speaking at an event last week, when he speaks about women in the culinary industry, and many of them do not like what they hear.
Chef and owner of Vancouver's Hawksworth restaurant and Nightingale took part in the 2019 Spring Icons & Innovators, which took place on April 25, 2019 in Toronto, St. Regis, if the clip was recorded.
Hawksworth was recorded conversation, why do so few women were enrolled in his prestigious scholarship program, a scholarship Hawksworth young chef, from 2013 to 2019.
When asked what was the reason for this, by Hawksworth said: "This is exactly the way it was rolled out."
"When I was the West have been many times when I am in shower with all-female crew, and well, it was amazing, but it was a great team. It was one of my best teams, "said Hawksworth. "There's no rhyme or reason for it."
The chef was also asked when he thinks that it is still difficult for women to break into the industry, and he said they were "probably a bit smarter than" to stay with him.
"I do not know if it's hard, it's just the long hours. This is a very Trying place, it is very difficult car & # 39; EPA. I think they [women] it's probably a bit smarter, "said Hawksworth.
De Rose since spread like wildfire, and the women and their male supporters in and out of the area to re-send the original screenshot on Instagram, and taken to Twitter and Facebook, to read out a message of solidarity.
In a statement sent to the concave, a representative of Public Relations Chief says Hawksworth has since apologized to De Rose for "unprepared remarks that caused the crime," and says that he does not discriminate against women.
"He used, worked side by side and defended many highly talented women throughout his car & # 39; EASURES, and continues to do so," the statement said.
There are some days when I wish I did not have to hear about more cuts against women in my industry by people who like to be our colleagues assumed. Some cryptic comments today are exposed for wisdom divided into leadership conference at which the chief says the famous resort of Hawksworth.
– Daniel Ilona (@chef_ilona) April 29, 2019
Here is the full text of the statement in convex bottoms from Chef David Hawksworth:
Chef David Hawksworth would like to state categorically that he was not the & # 39; is, and yet he was never biased against women. He was hired and worked side by side and defended many highly talented women throughout his car & # 39; EASURES, and continues to do so.
Chef Hawksworth said right at Chef Felicia De Rose through Instagram and apologized outside the improvisations that caused the crime, no one has been appointed.
Chef Hawksworth agreed to serve on the panel for breakfast industry in Toronto to support the industry and to raise awareness in the scholarship Hawksworth Foundation Young Chef of the & # 39; an object, it is designed to inspire and develop young talent – men and women – by providing recognition, financial support and community, the project to which he has committed countless hours over the past seven years.
While the ratio of women and men, the applicants are not what you can control, Chef Hawksworth has always provided strong female presence in the jury of celebrating role models, such as Coney Desousa, Lynn Crawford, Jackie Alice Sarah Musgrave, Mijune Park and Anna Olsen, which are all supported.
As an employer Chef Hawksworth value of women in a variety of leadership positions across the group, the development of Chef, Stephanie Noel is one such example, by Noel first worked as chief-Hawksworth 18 years ago as a young chef in the West, she cites Chef Hawksworth as a teacher and a friend, who He invited her to travel the world and taste, which prepared her to work in a Michelin star restaurant and as someone who was extremely influential in promoting their car & # 39; EASURES.
Chef Hawksworth assured of all staff of their value to the team and recognized the challenges that they face in the fierce industry thanking them for their commitment and a shared passion for the industry.