2017 — Chef & Song starts planning its first permanent home in Duncanville, Texas.
2015 — Chef & Song starts hiring local artists to perform in
restaurants. In three evenings, we welcomed 240 guests, hired a total
of eight artists, and increased menu sales 25%. Today, Chef & Song
dinner concerts remain a popular tradition for hundreds of Dallas-area
foodies and music lovers.
2014 — Ron Thompson, Sammons Cabaret Artist of the Year, Denise Lee,
and award-winning photographer, Hank Henley, start the podcast “Meet Me
For Coffee” where they talk with artists, entrepreneurs, advocates, and
patrons in the cabaret arts.
2013 — Chef & Song founder, Ron Thompson, helps promote the launch
of the now wildly popular Sammons Cabaret series at the Sammons Center
for the Arts.