In this episode of #NotYourAverage, Julie Young chats with Jae Lee - a Korean American chef based in New York with 12 years of culinary experience under his belt. From working unpaid as a budding cook to becoming executive chef of NYC Rice & Gold, Lee is now promoting his new pop up restaurant Him 힘 which was inspired by his family’s immigrant journey from Korea.
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Jae Lee @jae.s.lee @him_nyc
Producer/Host: Julie Young
Videographers: Zach Han, Janice Chung janicechung.com
Motion Designer: Aj Valente ajyval.myportfolio.com
Music: Marcus (Avec Plaisir) @avecplaisir
KoreanAmericanStory.org is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to create and preserve the stories of the Korean American experience.