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CBC's Mark O'Brien + Georgina Reilly Tied the Knot at Drake

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 4 months ago

There's no shortage of great special events that happen at Drake, it's hard to pick a favourite. Recently, CBC darlings, Mark O'Brien + Georgina Reilly hosted their wedding with us! From a dance party in our Lounge, to beautiful photos on our Sky Yard, it was a building-wide nuptial celebration!

Drake Wedding

Ted Corrado - Drake's First-Ever Corporate Executive Chef

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 4 months ago

We're so excited to welcome our first-ever Corporate Executive Chef to our Drake family: Ted Corrado. Curious to find out more about our culinary king? Enjoy a brief Q+A we did with him about who he'd share a Drake burger with and what he ate while skiing in the Italian Alps.

Ted Corrado

Ryan McGinley's Quick Visit at Drake

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 3 years, 5 months ago

One of our favourite photographers, Ryan McGinley, stayed with Drake last time he was in town for Christopher Owens' show. When he wasn't busy enjoying breakfast in our Café or dancing at the Beaver he snapped some behind-the-scenes photos from his visit. We also chatted with him briefly about Will Munro, Joni Mitchell and his upcoming projects!

Ryan McGinley

Sharing is Caring:Awesome is Contagious

Posted by Lindsey Cepek, 3 years, 6 months ago

Here is a tribute to the awesome people that I am privileged to spend time with + call my pals. A friend of mine sent me this blog that I think you will find equally as awesome. Check it out and send it to someone you think is, well, awesome.


Adrian Forrow - One of our Favourite Illustrators

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 3 years, 6 months ago

Our Content + Community Specialist, Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, sat down with Adrian Forrow to talk about his recent show in California, onesies at Drake General Store and illustration.

Adrian Farrow

Drake Staffer Jake Bonnetta: Wood-Chopping Wizard + Dust Punk

Posted by Lindsey Cepek, 3 years, 7 months ago

We're so lucky to have amazing staff and Jake Bonnetta is no exception. Jake is the owner of Woodchop, he makes amazing creations out of recycled, reclaimed and pre-loved wood. Through creativity + design, Jake is able to make any piece of wood into a spatial-masterpiece.

Jake & Co.