We had the good fortune of connecting with Marina Staver and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Hi Marina, can you talk to us a bit about the social impact of your business?
Hi, my name is Marina Staver. I’m from Minsk, Belarus. My husband and I won a green card in the lottery and moved to Miami in March 2021.

I’m a Private Chef with 15+ years’ experience working for the families of Belarusian Forbes.

In Miami, I provide a personal chef service.

My mission is to help people become successful through their food culture. This means not only to feed people, but also to teach them to enjoy delicious dishes. I want people to eat tasty and beautiful food, not fast food!

When I working with my clients, I help them make a choice more in favor of a healthy menu.

Alright, so for those in our community who might not be familiar with your business, can you tell us more?
In Belarus, my business brought me pleasure and good money. My job is a hobby. After moving to another country, I had to start over. The main difficulty is the language, I’m still learning it – but it’s not a problem, because what I’m doing needs to be tried. I noticed that there are not enough good restaurants in Miami where they cook good, delicious food, so I plan to open my own restaurant, European cuisine in the fusion style.

Any places to eat or things to do that you can share with our readers? If they have a friend visiting town, what are some spots they could take them to?
Ginnie Springs, San Agustin, Little Havana

Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
The most important person in my life is my Mom, it’s a pity that she passed away so young and I didn’t have time to share my delicious successes with her. But I know she’s always there. I am very grateful to my parents that they put all the best into me, that they did a lot with me as a child and allowed me to do what I liked and only thanks to this and their desire – now I am me. My dad’s quote “children absorb everything like a sponge” – you have not yet learned to speak, and we have already talked to you as an adult. To love, create and give joy to people (in my case emotions through dishes) and to do what you love, to be a decent and honest person – these are all the merits of my parents. And thanks a lot to them for that!

Website: www.thestaver.com

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/personalchefstaver/

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marinastaver/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marina.staver/

Yelp: https://www.yelp.com/biz/personal-chef-marina-staver-miami-7

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRVXotQyG5jUl8VgYLxTJEw

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