Love People, Love Coffee Marketing Assisant Favorite coffee bean: I am currently into the African coffees-Ethiopia and Kenya. What do you do away from the office: Long, romantic walks on the beach with my...legged daughter, Harper. It’s Florida, it’s HOT plus It refreshes and rejuvenates all at the same time. I always look for a way to tell our customers YES, regardless of the circumstances. Thompson, Kurt Vonnegut, Peter Thiel, and my Mother, Brother and Father Unknown fact: My father was born in Colombia and I lived there for 2 months before moving home to apply for a job at Buddy Brew! I volunteer with Southeastern Guide Dogs and the Suncoast Animal League.
Exploring, researching and kayaking with a camera in tow. Follow me: Instagram: @Phillip380 Kitchen Manager, The Shop Favorite coffee bean: Ethiopian Favorite brew method: Pour over Favorite expression: “Work smarter, not harder” Who inspires you? You never know who is watching you or what a stranger might be going through and sometimes just seeing a smile on your face can make their day better. Hidden talent: I am pretty good at soccer What do you do away from the office: I love to read, mainly classics, science fiction, fantasy, beat literature and anything by Hunter S. I love spending time with my two dogs and my girlfriend. My goal one day is to further Buddy Brew’s direct trade relationship with Colombian farmers so that we can support them more directly and therefore enrich their lives.
There’s such a beautiful savory brightness that I can’t get enough of.
Favorite brew method: Depends on what bean I’m brewing, but I’ve always been a Chemex kinda girl.
Last, but not least my boyfriend inspires me everyday to be a better person!
Unknown fact: From the age of 13-19 I did competitive martial arts.
Dave and Susan spent years on the pursuit of great coffee, trying different coffees, joining different coffee clubs, visiting different cafés around the world, exploring different brewing methods and endless different coffee equipment—until they discovered that nothing beats coffee made from freshly roasted beans.
Inspired and impassioned, they began roasting their own beans.
Follow me: Instagram: @joshwbonanno Twitter: @Joshw Bonanno1 Assistant Manager, Oxford Exchange Favorite coffee bean: I’ve always been a fan of African coffees, particularly from Kenya.
Buddy Brew is a specialty coffee roaster with a passion to Brew Good and Do Good. We believe coffee is best enjoyed when it is freshly roasted and meticulously prepared.
Our coffee is carefully selected from farmers who diligently grow and process the beans to their highest quality, and treated with tremendous care by artfully hand roasting each bean to its individual perfection.
They bought a Diedrich IR-7 commercial roaster and started roasting right out of their garage with an online business.
They opened their first roastery/coffee bar in Tampa, Florida in 2010.
What do you do away from the office: I love being outside, especially when the weather is cooler. Instagram: halcyon_daze_ Wholesale Sales Representative Favorite coffee bean: Love a good Yirgacheffe or Kenya Favorite brew method: Kallita Wave. Specifically speaking-Mother Nature is a daily motivator and Olivia Pope is total inspo. Away from the office: I’m always trying to find a way to spend time by the water with my wife and little girl.