About

CONTACT
alyssaluckhurst@hotmail.com

EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Bachelor of Journalism – Major in Broadcast Journalism – Ryerson University, 2009
Food Writing – George Brown College (4.2 GPA)
Food Handler Certified
Smart Serve Certified
Toronto Institute of Bartending Introduction to Bartending
Toronto Institute of Bartending Advanced Mixology
Wine & Spirit Education Trust Level One
Prud’homme Beer Certification Level 1: Beer Enthusiast
Currrently working toward a Professional Fromager Certificate at George Brown College

SELECT WORK HISTORY
Current: BarChef Manager

Previously…

BARCHEF – Bartender                                     COLETTE GRAND CAFÉ AND BAKERY – Captain PATOIS – General Manager/Mixologist.   SPLENDIDO – Head Bartender/Captain                CITY BITES MAGAZINE – Contributing Writer
KERIWA CAFÉ – Front of House Manager/Bartender
VIEWTHEVIBE.COM & IMCHARMINGYOU.COM – Contributing Writer
THE MOTION ROOM – Brand Ambassador
HABITS GASTROPUB – Lead Server
DOMINION ON QUEEN – Server/Bartender
SPOT COFFEE – General Manager/Barista/Line Cook/Kitchen Prep

PUBLICATIONS
“A Country Boy” – CityBites Magazine, November/December 2013 issue
“Provisions Catering brings chefs together for The Stop fundraiser” – CityBites blog, February 2014

INTERNSHIPS
Global News – Editing Department – Six Weeks
click here to view selections of my video editing portfolio

VOLUNTEER AND EVENT WORK
Gourmet Food and Wine Show (2013 – representing Wine Academy)
Visa Infinite Brunch Series (2013 – at both Keriwa and Splendido)
Toronto Underground Market (2012)
Toronto International Film Festival (2012)
The Stop’s What’s On The Table (2012)

OTHER
7th Place in “Toronto’s Hottest Bartender” Competition

Site header photo credit to Joshua Luckhurst

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