"To teach and promote the art of quality barbecue
 while benefiting charitable

Bio Talking Points

 BBQ Career Highlights

  • Live Fire Cooking Specialist - Pit, Spit, Grill, Dutch Oven, Open Pit, Asada, or Camp fire. "If it's fire I can tame it for cooking!"
  • Appeared on BBQ Pitmasters Season 4 show #9 Show title: O 'Cue Homa.
  • All Star PitMaster for Kraft Foods
  • Host of GrateTV.com internet Pod Cast
  • SBN Master Judge, SCBA Master Judge, KCBS Certified Barbecue Judge
  • Training Coordinator and Content Specialist for “Saucin Up” promotion - a Kraft Foods retail promotion featuring BullsEye and Garland Jack’s Secret Six BBQ Sauce.
  • 10 time Grand Champion Pit Master
  • Founder of the Southern Barbecue Network
  • Owner and Host of Carolina Pit Masters Barbecue Cooking School
  • Kraft BBQ Champion
  • 2011 National Best of the Best Invitational Whole Hog Champion - Mike’s Catering