Founders, John and Debbie Pickens have over 18 years experience for discerning palates in private villas and aboard luxury yachts around the world, from the South of France to the Greek Isles, Manhattan to Miami and throughout the Caribbean Islands as well as various leading New Zealand restaurants. We strive always to use only the freshest, locally grown produce and finest imported ingredients prepared with care at an affordable cost and professional service and available to meet your dietary requirements. From the kitchen to the office, the Artisan team have one thing in common: passion for simple, innovative and delicious food. It’s this passion that drives us to deliver you outstanding food and events with personality, elegance and flair. Whether your next event is your perfect wedding, a corporate lunch, a lavish cocktail party or your own private chef and host for the evening, we have the expertise within our catering and event management team to create a flawless event for your special occasion.