Kayla Young

Kayla Young
Beef Wizard

Kayla's many responsibilities at Buzz include the stellar marketing, coordination and execution of Charleston's annual Restaurant Week.  From the first menu collected to the final facebook post, with scavenger hunts and a few meals in between, Kayla is the person most responsible for the event's popularity and extreme success. 

Favorite Part of your Job: Restaurant Week & @buzzmeatstagram on Instagram

Favorite Cut of Meat: Hanger Steak

Describe yourself in 3 words: 1 Dope Queen

Best concert you attended: Elton John + Billy Joel

3 things you’d take on a desert island: Liquid Lipstick – Hamilton Soundtrack – Orange La Croix

Reach Kayla at: kayla@beef.buzz

Follow some of Kayla's social media work on: Instagram (@buzzmeatstagram), twitter (@eatlocalcwv) and on facebook (Charleston WV Restaurant Week).

More Team

Jason Jean

Sales Manager, Chief Meathead

Dickinson Gould


Dennis Benson

Grocery Purchasing

Vickie Vassar

Accounts Payable

Robert Tyler

Charleston Area

Chef Paul Smith

Corporate Chef

Justin Vance

Fairmont, Clarksburg & Morgantown, WV

Ryan Wines

Fayetteville, Beckley & Snowshoe, WV

Tammy Deitz

Accounts Receivable

Sierra Jones

Seafood Queen

Kayla Young

Beef Wizard

John Haddy, Jr.

General Manager

Jeremy Humphreys

Meat Cutter

Brian Reed

Warehouse Supervisor

Jason Halstead

Head Meat Cutter

Chris Linville

Meat Cutter

Bruce Hannigan

Meat Cutter

Ada Thomas


Travis Lawrence

Meat Cutter

Chris Knapp

Parkersburg, Huntington, & Logan, WV

Ezra Gottke-Slone

Warehouse Supervisor

Mark Morrell

Warehouse Supervisor