Korean-born Gio Paulk is a chef and host of the latest Korean restaurant addition to the Auburn – Opelika area. Born and raised in Seoul, Korea and moved to the United States 20+ years ago. Growing up in a Korean, and having the opportunity to eat traditional Korean cuisine. After moving to several different states within the United States, and finally settling here in the Auburn – Opelika area, Gio Paulk realized Korean food in this area are not traditional. With a bit of luck and vision, Gio Paulk decided to open Chickchickporkpork to serve traditional Korean food through sourcing the freshest ingredients available within the local community. Afterall Korean food is meant to be “Korean Food Made Simple”.