Category: People

VAN Tastemaker: Isabelle Ranger

The secret to the most perfect cup of tea? We caught up with Isabelle Ranger, the Whistler-based founder of Namasthé Tea Co., to find out… Tell us a bit about yourself. What should people know? I love foraging in the BC…

VAN Tastemaker: Jonathan Fluevog

Jonathan Fluevog’s father might be John Fluevog, the man behind Fluevog Shoes, but Jon minus the “h” walks to his own beat. As the founder and creative mind behind Vogville Recording and FineVog Films, the record and video producer is…

VAN Tastemaker: Chef David Hawksworth

What makes people around the world envious of Vancouver’s food scene besides the city’s close proximity to fresh seafood? They can boast Chef David Hawksworth as one of their city’s finest culinary talents. The native Vancouverite cut his teeth in…

VAN Tastemaker: Samson Mow

Founder and CEO of Pixelmatic, a game development company, Samson Mow has the dream job that anyone who grew up playing video games fantasizes about. We caught up with the incredibly talented Mow to find out more… Tell us a…

Tastemaker: Kelsey Matheson

As a co-owner of three different businesses, Kelsey Matheson is one busy lady. How does she stay so zen? It doesn’t hurt that one of her three businesses happens to be Anamaya Resort, a yoga retreat centre in Costa Rica. In…

VAN Tastemaker: Paul Underhill

Rumble co-founder Paul Underhill has a pretty amazing story. Born with Cystic Fibrosis, an illness that required him to drink sugary meal replacements for additional nutrition, Underhill eventually developed his own homemade formula that was tastier, healthier (lactose free, gluten…