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 Personal Chef Gene Gerrard was recently voted one of the Top 5 Personal Chefs in Los Angeles. He caters organic gourmet cuisine for any dinner or cocktail party, weddings, holiday parties and other special events in Orange County and Los Angeles.

He was born and raised on the East Coast and graduated from Wesleyan University. His travels to Russia, France, Italy and Spain influence his cooking style today.

contact chef gene for catering and personal chef servicesChef Gene incorporated Divoon Dining in 2006, and his many clients include actors, writers and directors, film festivals, art exhibitions, and business professionals.

When he’s not catering, Chef Gene presents cooking demonstrations at food shows and conventions. He has been featured in magazine articles about being a personal chef and catering in Newport Beach, Orange County and Los Angeles.

Chef Gene is also a food writer and created’s Meat and Wild Game Cooking website and published hundreds of recipes, interviews, cookbook reviews and blog posts about food trends. He is currently a writer for Your Best Digs, where he tests and reviews the latest and best kitchen appliances

Julia Child was Chef Gene’s culinary muse, and in 1997, he was fortunate to meet her. She praised him as “a fearless chef, which is how a chef should be!”

And if you want to find out what Divoon means, just ask!

Click here to listen to an interview with Beatrice Leonard of “Travelers with Disabilities Having Fun!”

Click here to listen to an interview with Kim Bailey of Food Talk and Suzanne Perry of Datz Foods.

“Chef Gene has the talent to make every social event a special event!”
Dr. Kirwan Rockefeller, Newport Beach, California
“Original and superb food! We would never use anyone else!”
Peg Jacobson, Brentwood, California
“Thank you for the heart and soul you put into your extraordinary food.”
Brent and Cynthia Lauer, Orange, California