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Harry Soo

Harry Soo

Pitmaster Slap Yo' Daddy BBQ

Professional Bio

Celebrity chef Harry Soo who is the grill master of his one-man team, Slap Yo Daddy BBQ, has won over 30 Grand Championships and 100+ first place awards in USA, London, Canada, and Hawaii and is a world-wide brand. Harry was a 747 pilot for Singapore Airlines before heading to the States in the 1980’s and was introduced to American barbeque while attending Texas Tech University. In 2008, he entered his first barbecue contest, which he ended up winning, and since then Harry has never looked back.

Harry’s Youtube channel and website teaches you how to master barbecue and spread BBQ love. He has provided private training for numerous teams including the Danish international team, British national teams, Weber Corporation chefs and product engineers, Coast Guard, Nickelodeon, Port of Los Angeles, Australian teams, and US teams. Many of his students have gone on to become Grand Champions including being invitees at the Jack Daniels Invitational and American Royal Invitational.

Harry is a CBBQA Hall of Famer, KCBS Certified BBQ Judge, KCBS lifetime member, and National BBQ Association board member. Winner of the acclaimed TV reality show BBQ Pitmasters Season One and featured on Cutthroat Kitchen and Food Network’s Chopped Grill Masters, he is a sought after grilling instructor with numerous KCBS national and international awards. He’s an IT nerd with graduate degrees in business technology. He oversees a team of IT project professionals in a Los Angeles water utility serving 300 cities and 20 million residents.


Slap Yo' Daddy BBQ Slap Yo' Daddy BBQ
22218 Croll Ct.
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
United States
(909) 973-0334
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Areas of Expertise
Blogger, Competition, Marketing, Pitmaster, Retailer, Teaching