EPISODE 11 | December 8, 2016

Jonathan Mendez of Saloniki Greek

Jonathan Mendez, co-founder of Saloniki Greek introduces us to his new restaurant and his previous career path as a lawyer….

EPISODE 10 | December 1, 2016

The Curious Beginnings of Ample Hills with Husband and Wife co-owners Brian Smith and Jackie Cuscuna

Brian Smith and Jackie Cuscuna are the co-founders of the delicious, creative and playful ice cream company, Ample Hills. They…

EPISODE 9 | November 10, 2016

From the Classroom to the Kitchen – Timothy Caspere

Timothy Caspare, the Chef de Cuisine at the trendy Italian spot Pasquale Jones, hasn’t always been a chef. On today’s…

EPISODE 8 | November 3, 2016

Wine Becomes Art – Alie Shaper

As the founder of Brooklyn Oenology, Alie Shaper has taken the centuries old wine concept of terroir and modernized it…

EPISODE 7 | October 27, 2016

A Serial Investor Rooted in Nature – Shen Tong

Shen Tong is one of the most accomplished individuals I have met. It is simply not possible to bracket him…

EPISODE 6 | October 20, 2016

Trading Platinum Records for Michelin Stars – Ken Friedman

Ken Friedman had an illustrious career in the music industry for over twenty years. He managed bands such as The…

EPISODE 5 | October 6, 2016

A Privileged and Humble Transition to Food – Vincent Mazeau

Vincent Mazeau recently traded his successful career as an artist and set designer of 15 years to start a new…

EPISODE 4 | October 4, 2016

The Land of The Happy Pear – David and Stephen Flynn

Stephen and David Flynn are twins and founders of The Happy Pear. The Happy pear began twelve years ago as…

EPISODE 3 | September 29, 2016

From Desk Jockey to Dough Bro – Ronan Greaney

“If you have a genuine passion for something, why not go for it?” I’m back home in Galway, Ireland this…

EPISODE 2 | September 22, 2016

From the Opera to the Hive – Casey Elsass

“The one through line of my early twenties was that there was no through line.” After many years of random…

EPISODE 1 | September 15, 2016

Social Justice to Food Justice – Martha Hoover

In this episode we meet one of the most inspirational restaurateurs in the States. Largely unknown because she doesn’t operate…