Home Chef Overview

  • www.homechef.com
  • Chicago, IL
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2013
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Consumer Products Manufacturing
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

CompetitorsBlue Apron, HelloFresh
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The Home Chef team is a unique mix of creators, chefs, entrepreneurs, and trailblazers. By combining our diverse backgrounds, distinct talents, and consistent willingness to support one another, we’re building new ways to navigate the booming meal kit industry. Our team runs ...

Home Chef Reviews

3.5
44%
Recommend to a Friend
64%
Approve of CEO
Pat Vihtelic
Pat Vihtelic
52 Ratings
2.0
Former Employee, more than 5 years

"Rich Business, Poor Company"

Oct 11, 2021 - Manager
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No Opinion of CEO

Pros

- Pretty good work/life balance (but only because not much is expected out of anyone and the bar for quality work is really low).
- Pay & Bonuses were decent

Cons

- The company is run by consultants who know how to build a profitable business, but don't know anything about building a company people want to stick around for. - There's so much opportunity for

Advice to Management

Add more diversity to the management team. Specifically people who have experience in the role. An experienced marketing executive who cares about the brand and the customer would be a major
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Diversity & Inclusion at Home Chef

3.4
(34 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Home Chef?

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Home Chef Photos

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Home Chef Interviews

Experience
Positive42%
Negative55%
Neutral3%
Getting an Interview
Applied online83%
In Person10%
Recruiter3%
Difficulty
2.4
Average
HardAverageEasy

  1. Marketing Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Everyone was very kind. Went through around 5 different interviews with different people. Was completely ghosted after my final interview. Followed up over the course of a month and heard absolutely nothing. Sad because the interviews went quite well and everyone was nice, but definitely not professional at hiring here.
    Interview

    Name a company you admire their brand strategy and why.

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Home Chef Awards & Accolades

  • #3 Fastest Growing Companyhttps://www.inc.com/profile/home-chef2018
  • Startup of the YearMoxie Awards by Built In Chicago2017

Home Chef FAQ

(31 Questions)

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What is health insurance like at Home Chef?

...Good health insurance options....

April 21, 2020

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