Focused on our mission to help talent succeed in their careers, Culinary Agents is a website to find career-related information about the hospitality industry. Our growing community includes over 1,240,000 members and 40,000 businesses nationwide. The platform empowers aspiring and existing talent to easily discover and apply to the best jobs. Culinary Agents also provides job marketing, recruiting and employer branding solutions to help businesses hire the best talent. Additionally, our hospitality-focused marketplace for goods and services enables buyers and sellers to connect.

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Press Mentions

Tech Bites CEO MOM With Alice Cheng of Culinary Agents
Tech Bites, host Jennifer Leuzzi talks with Alice Cheng, CEO and Founder of Culinary Agents, about being a CEO Mom and how the hospitality industry is changing to accommodate parents and family in order to stay competitive and retain top talent. Listen here
The Return of the Hospitality Industry
The pandemic caused a massive reshuffle to the hospitality industry, but jobs are slowly climbing back. Culinary Agents CEO and Founder, Alice Cheng joins Quicktake for more. Watch here
Rescue plan for NY small businesses 'lifeline that is desperately needed'
Culinary Agents CEO says NY small business rescue plan 'desperately needed' lifeline Read more
Is It Just Me, Or Does It Seem Like There Are Way More Restaurant Hosts Now?
Alice Cheng, Founder and CEO of Culinary Agents, shares job data and trends related to hiring for host positions. Read more
Through The Looking Glass: Finding Your Way In a New Era of Hospitality (2022 Trend Report)
Culinary Agents shares survey results from a recent survey, highlighting the importance of employer branding as a main factor in attracting workers. Read more
To Win the War for Talent, Restaurants Must Evolve as Employers
According to Alice Cheng, founder and CEO of hospitality career website Culinary Agents, the pandemic gave workers a chance to step back and reevaluate their priorities. In doing so, they reconsidered whether working in a restaurant was right for them. Read more
Four Key Challenges in Hospitality Recruiting and How to Overcome Them
Cheng’s outlook remains positive. “They will come back in waves and on their timeframe,” she says. “That’s just going to take a little bit of time. Nobody wants to hear that.” Read more

Press Releases

Culinary Agents Launches Concierge Team to Further Support the Hospitality Industry
September 14, 2022
Culinary Agents expands to include a Concierge Team to further support talent and businesses within the hospitality industry.  Read more
Culinary Agents Releases Culinary Agents Jobs iOS App for Job Seekers in the Hospitality Industry
September 20, 2021
Culinary Agents announces its free mobile iOS app "Culinary Agents Jobs" to help hospitality talent easily discover and apply to jobs on-the-go.  Read more
Culinary Agents Launches an Online Marketplace to Help Hospitality Businesses and Professionals
November 23, 2020
Culinary Agents expands its platform beyond jobs to include an online marketplace for equipment, supplies and services.  Read more
Culinary Agents Addresses Hospitality Talent Shortage with Employer Branding Solutions
October 1, 2019
Now, after seven years of supporting the industry, incorporating feedback and anticipating needs, Culinary Agents offers exclusive, community-powered features aimed at simplifying how businesses and talent connect.  Read more
Culinary Agents Announces New Hosted Career Pages for Businesses
September 19, 2017
With this tool, businesses can embed a Career Page as a mini-site within their website that then displays the jobs they have posted on CulinaryAgents.com with real-time updates.  Read more
Culinary Agents Announces New Features for Job Applicant Matching Optimization
April 17, 2017
The “Willing to Relocate” feature, which has been added to the Job Preference section of each user’s profile, allows employers to connect with potential employees who may otherwise seem to be out their geographic reach.  Read more
Culinary Agents Confirms Hospitality Trade Association Partnerships for Q1 2017
April 3, 2017
Culinary Agents proudly confirms the growth of its private network during Q1 2017 to include new partnerships with the following associations: Golden Gate Restaurant Association, NoshTalks and Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW).  Read more
Culinary Agents announces strategic partnership with METRO AG
April 27, 2015
Berlin, Germany - Culinary Agents announced today a partnership with METRO AG, the 5th largest retailer in the world, enabling Culinary Agents to expand to Europe and Asia and grow US operations.  Read more
CulinaryAgents.com announces Industry Advisory Board
April 7, 2015
New York, NY - Professional networking and job matching site CulinaryAgents.com announced today their Industry Advisory Board.  Read more
Culinary Agents partners with prominent industry leaders to provide mentoring to food, beverage, and hospitality professionals
October 8, 2014
Professional networking and job matching site CulinaryAgents.com announced today that they have started accepting applications for their first of a kind "Get Inspired" mentoring series being held in early November 2014.  Read more