AboutI am a Digital content producer with a specialization in food media. My experience includes hosting, food journalism, recipe development, branding, food styling, and photography. My passion for food stems from the creative process of taking the ordinary and making it extraordinary. The focus of my food-based blog, Daily Tiramisu, is to empower and inspire home cooks to create great meals from scratch. Cooking is something that I have always been fiercely passionate about. I am a self-taught chef and I have also trained with many well-known chefs. I continue to broaden my culinary experience through my work and formal training. I am also a proud wife to my high school sweetheart and a mother to two young boys.
August 2010>>Bachelor of Arts (Specialization in Economics): York University, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
April 2003 >>Law Clerk Co-op Diploma Program Certification: Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology
Software & Technology
Excellent working knowledge of WordPress, Social Media platforms, Email Marketing Platforms, Dropbox, Microsoft Office XP and Email.
Summary of Work Experience
December 2013-Present >> Freelance
I work as a freelance digital content producer with a specialization in food media. My work includes recipe development, food styling, photography, videos and presentations.
Clients & Projects:
PR Blogger for Centennial College School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts. I will be participating in their Baking Program and their FLIP to Suzhou China and documenting my journey as a student at Centennial College.
Food Blog Award Chair and WebMaster for Taste Canada: The Food Writing Awards. www.tastecanada.org
Recipe Developer and Food Stylist for Private magazine publications: I work on a team producing full-service seasonal private magazine production for food clients. I assist with art direction, fully develop recipes and do the food styling.
Content Contributor: I work with Retail Ready Foods and create content for their blog and websites.
December 2013-Present>> Blogger www.DailyTiramisu.com
I am the Author of my personal blog, Daily Tiramisu. I develop recipes and act as the principal food stylist and photographer.
April 1, 2014 – Present>> Segment Presenter, The Marilyn Denis Show, CTV
I am a segment presenter on The Marilyn Denis Show on CTV. I develop content for segments with the producer and I present them on-air.
April 1, 2014 – Present>>Segment Presenter, Rogers TV Daytime
September-October 2013>> Contestant on MasterChef Canada
The competition featured beautiful and fresh Canadian ingredients that are exported all over the world, but are uniquely appreciated in Canada. I was tasked with creating a recipes using ingredients that were presented to us in under a tight time period. I am proud to say that over 3000 people, nation-wide, applied to be on the show, and my tasting audition landed me a “top 50” spot. I auditioned on National television in front of the judges and received a spot in the “top 26”. I moved on as one of the shows “Top 16” home cooks. I competed and came out of the competition in 7th place.