About Lance

Chef Lance's talents have been recognized by The New York Times, The New York Daily News, New Jersey Monthly, Time Out New York, The Star Ledger, Black Enterprise, and Zagat, among many others. Lance's clients have included Columbia University, Aetna, Peloton  Citibike, Essence Magazine, Vibe, The New York Jets, The Brooklyn Nets, and The NFL among many others. Celebrities have included Whoopi Goldberg, Queen Latifah, Nas, Cory Booker, Cornel West, Joe Walsh, Andre Braugher, Chris Broussard, and Michael Strahan, to name a few..

After opening several critically acclaimed restaurants, Lance began to focus on his catering company, Blujeen, cooking for some of Metropolitan New York's elite businesses and celebrities.

In 2010, Chef Lance was part of the team to cater Chelsea Clintons wedding.

Chef Lance has worked with and supports several

charitable organizations including Table to Table, Autism Speaks, The James Beard Foundation, and City Harvest.

Lance has appeared on Television several times, as a competitor on TV Food Networks Extreme Chef, profiled on Fluffy's Food Adventures with Gabriel Iglesias, NBC New York, CBS New York, and several others.

In 2015, Lance founded the Black Chef series with chef Max Hardy. The Black Chef Series highlights African American Chefs across the country.

Chef Lance's new projects include Chef Lance At Home, a dinner delivery service, a new Cookbook, and is producing a new cooking show for television. So stay tuned and most of all, stay hungry!


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