Discipline, conscience and strength: Emma Cardarelli defines culinary leadership

Following in a lineage that extends from Normand Laprise to Martin Picard, Diane Solomon, David McMillan and Fred Morin, Emma Cardarelli made a mark at Montreal’s celebrated Liverpool House before co-founding critical and popular favourite Nora Gray. With strength and determination, she brings rigour and an insistence on freshness and seasonal products to her work….

From Air Canada’s En Route magazine to the 21st century novel: Arjun Basu speaks

Arjun Basu is the former Editor-in-Chief of En Route, and created the magazine’s celebrated “Best New Restaurants” annual listing. He is  currently Content Director of Spafax, a “branded content” pioneer that creates and curates what you see, hear and read on 60 Airlines and counting around the world. Having grown up watching celebrated author Mordecai…

MARC GOSSELIN – inspired by Montreal’s urban landscape

Moishes recently began to exhibit the work of Montreal artist Marc Gosselin on its walls. In the past, the celebrated steakhouse has featured the work of iconic photographer Gabor Szilasi and urban visual explorer and DJ Stephane Cocke. Gosselin is the first painter, however, to be featured in what’s playfully called “the Moishes gallery,”which celebrates…

Why GRILLED? A project explained

The Grilled Project was created to fill a space at the intersection of business, culture, and food. It is made possible by iconic Montreal steakhouse Moishes, and its goal is to celebrate some of the leading thinkers and talkers who inhabit its world. Moishes has been a successful brand for more than 75 years, and…

Bertrand Cesvet – the Future is Bright, if you Make Change Happen

Bertrand Cesvet wasn’t always a risk taker – but  he became one when he realized it was the only way to create the future he wanted. As the CEO of international Commercial Creativity powerhouse Sid Lee, Bertrand understood early in his career that opportunity doesn’t wait to happen. In a rapidly changing world, opportunity comes…

Andy Nulman – Pardon Me While I Re-invent Myself

Andy Nulman has developed a reputation that extends beyond the borders of his native Montreal, as an entrepreneur, creative thinker, and, more recently, teacher and guide. Before making his mark as the co-founder and President of the internationally-respected Just for Laughs Festival, Andy developed his writing chops as a cub reporter. He went on to…