International Lifestyle Magazine Jan 2013 - Page 4

CONTRIBUTORS Alan Coxon “The Food Archaeologist” has established a reputation as one of the world’s favourite TV chefs and presenters with exceptional knowledge of the earliest origins of ingredients. Alan has recently filmed a new 5 part TV series to be launched on Food Network and TV Screens around the world this autumn entitled “From Birmingham to Bombay” a series that Alan wrote, presented and produced .Alan has recently returned from producing presenting and directing a documentary about Snow Crabs in Nova Scotia. Having spent 10 years in the creation, research and development of what is now a multi award winning historic range of ingredients (including the globally unique 15th century Mediaeval Old English Ale-Gar, Roman and Ancient Greek Vinegars) , Alan is now supplying his food products to 14 countries around the world. This year Alan has also been in demand Internationally as “chef consultant” working in restaurants and locations such as Turkey, Canada and Tenerife as well as being a regular judge representing the UK on the “International Taste and Quality Institute” panel in Brussels. For more information please do not hesitate to visit his website Joseph Braun “I am a spontaneous creative who enjoys being alive. I love feeling connected, sharing my passion with others. Being healthy, feeling good, and laughing are very important to me. I take great pleasure in experiencing the oneness of life and feeling refreshed in my perspective. I am deeply inspired by the elegance of design with a “less is more” approach. I’m turned on by great storytelling and character development. I have a profound respect for truth and authenticity. The vibrancy of beginnings are especially precious to me. Janey Lee Grace  has made it her life’s passion to source, seek, test and recommend the best natural eco and organic products and services in the market place.  Her name is flagged up 4 or 5 times daily to over 7 million listeners via BBC Radio 2, and she has been voted in the top 10 most influential people in the 2011 Natural Beauty Yearbook.  She writes columns for 4 current mainstream magazines recommending natural products. Tess Shellard is a freelance writer and charity worker. With ten years’ experience of working in the charity sector, she is a passionate supporter of Blue Ventures’ groundbreaking work