Trendsetter to Know: Heinrich Stasiuk, Founder & CEO of Wild Thyme Restaurant Group

Name: Heinrich Stasiuk

Instagram: @HeinrichStasiuk


Age: 41

Title: CEO / Founder

Married/Single: Married 

Kids: 3 

City you live in: Huntington Beach and Sedona 

I was born… Karasburg, Namibia (Africa)

My favorite thing about Arizona… Red Rocks in Sedona, spring time 

I’m listening to… ’90s hip hop and Carmina Burana by Carl Orff 

My family… Mother is from Africa, father is from Austria, 3 kids living with my wife and I.

One thing I cannot live without… My phone 

When I was younger, I wanted to be… A restaurateur 

I’m inspired by… My father 

The one person who motivates me is… My wife 

If I could change anything in the world, it would be… Taking care of all the orphans 

The perfect day would be… 78 degrees in the ocean on my boat with nice bottle of champagne eating fresh tuna sashimi and oysters.

My first job was… Cook at a resort in Namibia.

My favorite escape… Beachfront somewhere in Mexico, I travel to Mexico 6 times a year.

My life… I have a very busy schedule but I make time for what is important spending time with my family and friends. 

I’m currently working on… 7 new restaurant openings for 2022 and 8 openings for 2023.

Always… Work hard and stay humble.

Never… Forget where you are from and never pretend to be someone you are not just to fit in.

Favorite Quote… “Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.” Nelson Mandela 

Biggest Dream… To establish and operate the largest orphanage in the world

My Pet Peeve(s)… I dislike cigarettes and can’t be around people while they are smoking cigarettes around me 

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