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Chef Willie Wallace

Known as “Thee Main Ingredient”, Chef Willie Wallace
needs little introduction as he's become a household
name amongst Celebrity Clients such as Kanye West,
Travis Scott, Rick Ross, Rickey Smiley, Janelle Monae,
Keyshia Cole, K. Michelle, Angela Simmons, DJ Drama
and several NBA and NFL players.​

This 6’8 part-time actor/host from Flint, MI, relocated to Atlanta from Nashville to pursue his dreams and truly impacted foodies (especially vegans), meal prep enthusiasts, and private dinner connoisseurs alike.




Thee Main Ingredient will expand beyond private food experiences. Moving from white-glove services to products that consumers can pick up at their local/nationwide grocery stores.

Willie Wallace's brand spans across a variety of industries such as cookware/cookbooks, fashion, and thee main gradient signature spices.


Chef Willie has curated numerous events from private culinary gatherings to sold-out events in London. He was the highlighted chef at Essence’s “My City 4 Ways Atlanta” tour presented by Ford Motor Company.

In this world that loves to eat, we hold food and the people that prepare it close to our hearts.  Let your taste buds be tantalized, your hearts warmed and your belly’s full from the experience that is Chef Willie Wallace.

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