getreallive is proud to present Chef Andre Carthen:
Who does Kathy Ireland turn to when she needs help in food, entertainment and culture? ACafe Society by Chef Andre, is Kathy’s solution! This dynamic brand along with Landscape Designer Nicholas Walker who cultivates Jardin the outdoor living specialist of kiWW are Design Brand Ambassadors who support Kathy in her mission of
“…finding solutions for families, especially busy moms.” ™
When Lifestyle Designer Kathy Ireland saw a need for easy and nutritious home cooking ideas for families, she asked her good friend Chef André to partner with her to bring culinary solutions to families. Together they developed the ACafe Society Brand, a place where everyone can learn and communicate about cooking, and entertaining. ACafe Society by Celebrity Chef Andre is about food, fashion and fun! ….and fun means culture and entertainment.
ACafe Society “…where you always know what’s cooking!”
Kathy Ireland, being CEO and Chief Designer for kathy ireland Worldwide, worked with Chef André to develop products that support this goal. ACafe Society by Celebrity Chef Andre, products range from Knives, Pot & Pans, Rugs, Furniture, Top of Bed, Accessories, Lighting, Wall Art, Table Top, Jewelry, Skincare, Knives, Pots & Pan and our Candles, which have received one of the brands many Good Housekeeping Seals of Approval.
Featured in Kathy’s book “Real Solutions for Busy Moms: Your Guide to Success and Sanity,” Chef Andre of ACafe Society, is a powerful solution in the kathy ireland Worldwide Collections of brands.
Janet Jackson’s first book, NY Times #1 Best Seller “True You” is Celebrity Chef Andre’s newest endeavor. Working with the incredible icon Janet Jackson, Celebrity Chef Andre contributes over 30 recipes for a healthy meal plan.
“True You” takes Celebrity Chef Andre’s exquisite recipes and transforms them into something anyone can do if they have a desire to stay healthy and lean while eating the foods they love. Chef Andre is also the newest member of Nutrisystem Success Chef’s Council.
Celebrity Chef Andre is often asked to bring his culinary awareness to the media and has appeared on popular television programs like “Today Show,” “Access Hollywood”, “Anderson Cooper” , “Soap Talk,”“EXTRA,” “Inside Hollywood,” “Sunday Dinner,” and “Brave Heart Women.” He is a regular on Real Life with Susan and Friends, and has also appeared on Taste of Southwest w/ Chef Dean Fearing, was invited to be a guest chef at the nation’s largest Father’s Day event, Real Men Cook. Along with some of the top chef in the nation, Chef Andre participates in the Palm Desert Fashion Week Food & Wine Event, and the Disney’s California Adventure Food & Wine Festival at Disney’s California Adventure® Park.
Of his many duties for kathy ireland Worldwide his most prestigious would be when asked by kathy to do an event to honor her dear friend Dame Elizabeth Taylor. It was Chef Andre’s great privilege to work with the family in planning Dame Elizabeth Taylor’s 74th Birthday Celebration at the Beverly Hills Hotel and again working with her children to help plan her 75th Diamond Jubilee at the Ritz Carlton / Lake Las Vegas.
Whether it’s down home cooking, quick & easy dinner on the table solutions, entertaining solutions, a “Behind the Red Carpet” interview with Mariel Hemingway or a special affair you’ll always know what’s cooking with Chef Andre.
For more information on Chef André and the ACafe Society Brand, please visit www.kathyireland.com
Executive Vice President
Creative and Marketing Director
kathy ireland Worldwide
(310) 557-2700 x 115
(310) 481-2244 fax
the getreallive table: Andre brings his love of food and healthy food design and creation to the getreallive table. His passion for healthy living has made him the go to person in Hollywood for finding healthy solutions for individuals and families.