Chef Hale began his career in Fort Worth, Texas by working as a personal chef to the President of the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.  From there he created his first catering company, Dining By Design.  Dining by Design began by specializing in weddings...lots of weddings.  Dining by Design then opened the "Supermarket Chef" program offering in home cooking classes.  Later they moved to high end dinner parties bringing a top notch restaurant experience to our clients homes.

Fast forward 10 years later and Chef Hale relocated to Northwest Arkansas.

Chef Hale began BIG sexy Food in January of 2016 specializing high end, in home dining.  BIG sexy Food expanded into the food truck business in August of 2016 offering Modern American cuisine with a focus on off the wall burgers.  BIG sexy Food operates as two food trucks located in Rogers and Fayetteville, as well as, catering and personal chef services.

Chef Hale recently launched "Blue Plate Consulting" consulting in a variety of areas including Food trucks, food truck parks, startup restaurants, evolving restaurants, menu development, and much more.

Chef Hale was a recent winner of Guys Grocery Games on the Food Network, Friend or Foe episode.

Food has always been a large part of his life.  Cooking with his mother and grandmother are some of his greatest memories.  It's that love and tradition that he tries to bring to the plate.