The man behind some ridiculously decadent and complicated desserts, Adriano Zumbo, has come on board as an ambassador for smoothfm’s Festival of Chocolate.
The support was announced at the media launch of the choc fest, with Zumbo standing alongside fellow chocolate festival ambassador and chef, Anna Polyviou.
When asked why the Festival of Chocolate appealed to him, Zumbo said: “Chocolate is just such a wonderful product. It’s a piece of everyone’s heart.
“It’s that little indulgence. It’s a wonderful industry. I’m very lucky to be a part of that industry.”
Too, celebrated chef Polyviou couldn’t decide between dark or milk chocolate. Could you?
The festival will return to the Rocks in Sydney this year in September, with the announcement last night it would expand into Melbourne too.
Head of create Andy Milne also hinted to B&T he was keen to get the festival all around Australia.
Last year’s festival, also at The Rocks, saw around 70,000 people come through. This year, smooth is hoping for 100,000.
Check out some of the photos from the food-filled event last night in the gallery above.
Leading Australian market research data brand, RDA Research, provides actionable consumer intelligence to help businesses inform decision making and growth strategies. RDA Research wanted to make its unique consumer data available for addressable digital targeting and required a data onboarding partner to help activate their data in an online environment.
Storytelling agency Enthral has appointed Channel 7 reporter and sports presenter Sean Sowerby as its new senior PR and content manager in Melbourne. Sowerby (pictured) started his award-winning career at 3AW before spending more than 15 years in television. Enthral founder and manager director, Cameron Smith, spoke of the significance of Sowerby joining the agency. […]
This week Nova’s Fitzy & Wippa are celebrating 10 years of their iconic radio show and plenty of famous faces have weighed in on the feat! For Fitzy & Wippa’s 10-year anniversary show they were joined by a bunch of special friends who shared their messages and favourite memories over the last decade. The guys […]
Ever since Google first announced it would be getting rid of third-party cookies on Chrome, digital advertising businesses have been actively sharing their plans for life after cookies. And now programmatic advertising company Blis might have come up with the most creative way to get the message across, in a new video which sees company […]
Integrated Melbourne agency Icon has taken top honours in the 2021 SABRE Awards, winning the coveted Australasian Consultancy of the Year for 2021 along with a host of category and craft awards. Icon led a large field of Australian agencies with a total of three major and seven minor awards, including gold in the cause-related […]
Former agency executives Tim O’Neill and Tim Fouhy have launched the auto technology startup Summon. Australia’s first full e-commerce service for prestige cars. O’Neill and Fouhy both founded Reactive, a digital agency, which was bought by Accenture in 2016. Following the deal, O’Neill and Fouhy ended up leading the company’s digital marketing arm, Accenture Interactive before […]