Zef’s Zest TV will be filmed LIVE at AXIS901 on Saturday May, 4!
This Special LIVE SHOW Edition will be take place on May 4 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. This LIVE “Zef’s Zest TV” episode,“From Kitchen Recipes to Profits”, will be hosted by Zef Zan and will feature 5 thriving food service-preneurs. We will hear how they have translated their passion for food and kitchen recipes into PROFITS! Discussions will include stories of how they got started and highlights of their challenges and triumphs in marketing and managing their food business.
THE PURVEYOR - Phyllis Haynes, President and Owner of “Southern Relishes, LLC” - West Haven, CT
THE RESTAURATEUR - Yolande Lacan, Chef and Owner of “Yolande’s Bistro and Creperie” - New Haven, CT
THE CATERER - Louise Albin, Owner of “Café Louise Catering” - West Hartford, CT
THE CHEF-PRENEUR - Daniel Lorenz, Executive Chef,Columnist & Consultant at “Radish, LLC”
THE PERSONAL CHEF - LaQuincy Gilmore, Chef, CEO & Founder of “Chef Gilmore & Co, LLC”
In addition, we will be holding a mini-food CONTEST! Open to foodies, home cooks, culinary students, culinary professionals and anyone who has a great recipe to share!
What you need to know about the contest:
NO FEE to participate!
Theme is “Appetizers” and “Hors D'Oeuvres”
Contestant is required to make a platter of your favorite appetizer/hors d'oeuvres and bring it with you to the event (for 15 - 20 people or more so that we have enough for our audience to sample too!).
Give your entry a name and don’t forget to dress up your platters!
Judging - 3 of our experienced panelists will taste and judge to decide on their favorite at 12:00 p. Your platters must be set up by 11:30 am!
The winner will receive a customized cloud based Marketing Management workspace, training and access to a team member for 14 days valued at $250!
Axis901 – Start Us Up! Axis901, the newest coworking space in the Hartford area, is starting up. We have the space, technology, amenities, location and affordable pricing. Now we need entrepreneurs, innovators, artists, designers, marketers, telecommuters, and anyone else with a desire to collaborate and willingness to be part of a creative, energetic scene. Axis901 – Where We Are Axis901 is on the second floor of 901-903 Main Street in the core of Manchester’s historic downtown. Our first floor neighbor is MCC on Main – the downtown location of Manchester Community College and home of the Dehn Art Gallery. Our location is convenient to downtown restaurants, services, and shops. Located at exit 3 of I-384, downtown Manchester is convenient to all of the greater Hartford market area. Axis901 – What You’ll Find Here Axis901 is 5,000 sq. ft. of newly remodeled coworking space. The space includes an open work area with a variety of workstations, private offices, meeting rooms with projection and teleconferencing capabilities, free wi-fi, a workroom with a copier/scanner/printer/fax, storage bins and lockers, a quiet room and a break room. Coworking? Coworking is about providing a space where individuals and small independent firms can pursue their own interests and mission, while sharing a space where other individuals do the same. Axis901 provides the environment for people to share, meet, learn from, and build off of each other in an organic and dynamic way.