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About Us - The Team Behind the Scenes


At the heart of our company is a team of committed, friendly, professional, fun, dedicated and amazing people. Lucky we are to share them with you!

Founded in 2011, Men with Knives Catering has become a key player in the community. Gareth Carter began with a smoker and a dream and his passion has created a family of hard working and dedicated staff and wonderful clients. A love of food, travel and bringing the global scene in to our local community is at the heart of our kitchen philosophy. In addition our belief that food and meals are at the heart of every great memory helps us work with clients to create shared moments and special experiences.


In 2023 Men with Knives Catering added Ashlea Kennedy as partner to work alongside Julie Carter and we began the next phase of an already great company. Together we know that we will both continue the traditions we love and also adopt new ideas for the future. e continue to From private dinner parties to galas and weddings, our team of professional and friendly chefs, waitstaff, bartenders and busers can be counted on to deliver your guests a wonderful experience. If you would like a quote for your next event, email our Event Team for our latest menus and to discuss your event requirements. To connect with our company regarding marketing and community experiences please contact us.

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