Leonel Martinez Garcia

Cocoa and Corn Flour Recipes. Self-taught polymath and communicator.Born in Mexico City in 1978, Leonel is a filmmaker, self-taught musician, dedicated artist, passionate communicator, enthusiastic promoter, and an inquisitive mind. Among his interests are anthropology, archeology, mysticism, science, and human knowledge and transcendence. Being a social entrepreneur, Leonel explores possibilities to promote culture and social … Read more Leonel Martinez Garcia

Matices del Sur

Vancouver based band committed to promote the authentic music from the coast of Peru which is strongly rooted in the rich, diverse and festive creole and Afro-Peruvian music. Five are the members of the band and they are bringing the Peruvian Music to Vancouver since 2012. Most of the instruments are acoustic and represent the … Read more Matices del Sur

David Alcaraz

Miltomates Foods – Miltomates – Mogo Moo Veracruzano Born in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico and raised in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, David Alcaraz came to Canada to live permanently with his wife and two young children in Surrey, B.C. Besides family, his other passions in life are soccer, music, and food. He had basic training in food … Read more David Alcaraz

Sheldon Maloff

Provence Marinaside – Kedjenou de Poulet (Ivory Coast Chicken Stew) Sheldon Maloff is a Canadian executive chef who takes his early experiences of cooking with his mother as his inspiration to conquer the food industry. While living in Northern Canada it was a privilege for him to have homemade jelly and jams in the midst … Read more Sheldon Maloff


“Muévete” means to move, and this dynamic young group will definitely get you dancing! The members of this marimba ensemble range in age from 11 to 20 and have been performing at festivals and events around B.C. under the direction of renowned percussionist Robin Layne. Highlights include the Vancouver World Music Festival and Vancouver Island … Read more MUEVETE MARIMBA