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#168 - Hospitality Meets Inge Meijs - From Passion to Business
Episode 1686th December 2023 • Hospitality Meets... with Phil Street • Phil Street
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We are back in the world of tech this week but have added in more than a pinch of creative and entrepreneurial into the story too. I got some time with the awesome Inge Meijs, Co-Founder and Managing Director of the quite magnificent platform Gastronomixs, the inspiring recipe database for professional chefs.

Inge has a great story and there are more than enough lessons and stories from her life as an entrepreneur to whet the appetite here, as well as some great insight into Gastronomixs,

We get through:-

  • The Netherlands
  • Growing up on a farm
  • Choosing schools
  • Starting a business straight out of University
  • Creativity
  • Recipes
  • The origins of Gastronomix
  • Moving to subscription
  • How it works
  • Entrepreneurial lessons
  • The importance of visual
  • Bullying drivers (Sort of)

And so much more. Inge's story is brilliant and it's yet another insight into the incredibly varied roles and business there are in this wonderful industry.


The Guest

Inge Meijs is the co-founder and managing director of, the inspiring recipe database for professional chefs. They empower chefs to create, with recipes in the form of building blocks. Inge has a background in digital marketing and studied food design & innovation. Right now she is leading and managing the team and working to expand their platform from the Netherlands towards the UK and throughout Europe

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