Michelle Welsch

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New York
Columbia University, University Of Colorado At Boulder
Hosting, Fine Dining, Food & Beverage Startups
  • Michelle's dinner events have been featured in the New York Times and have attracted business leaders, creatives, and notable personalities.
  • After years spent in Asia, Michelle developed an affinity for spicy food. Her 37th birthday party featured 37 hot sauces in varying degrees of heat.
  • An avid explorer, Michelle is known for seeking out unique restaurants and dining experiences when traveling.


Freelancing for over 15 years, Michelle has worked alongside Seth Godin, Fortune 500 brands, and small business owners around the world, helping businesses and entrepreneurs tell meaningful stories while building communities. From hosting dinners in New York City to organizing latte art competitions in Nepal, Michelle knows the importance of food and drink in bringing people together. After co-founding Learning House, a community learning center in Nepal, Michelle has remained active in areas concerning branding, community building, leadership, and education. She enjoys highlighting the hard work and creativity of those in the hospitality and culinary industries.


Michelle studied Psychology at the University of Colorado at Boulder, graduating magna cum laude, before earning a master's degree in Social Work from Columbia University in New York City.
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