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Artist in Residence

Jeremy Jansen: Artist in Residence

Posted by Robin Clason, 1 year, 11 months ago

Our talented curatorial intern, Robin Clason, sat down with Drake Lab Artist in Residence, Jeremy Jansen for a Q+A and to snap some pics of his transformation of our space.

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Our People

Drake Staffer Zoe Sweet: Actress + Yoga Teacher Extraordinaire

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 1 year, 11 months ago

We're so lucky to have amazing staff and Zoe Sweet is no exception. Zoe not only has her Masters in Acting from York University, she is in training to become an Anusara Yoga Instructor + runs her own theatre company, FeverGraph. Is there anything this girl can't do?

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Going Out Weeknights? Let Drake be Your Date!

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 11 months ago


Whomever said that Friday + Saturday should have all the fun was seriously mistaken. At Drake, we heart going out on weeknights too! From Sunday to Thursdays our whole building is filled with events to satisfy the foodie, dancing queen + music lover within. Want to see what we have planned?

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Food + Drink

Our Pudding Chômeur: Try Making our Sweet Treat Yourself!

Posted by Drake, 2 years ago

Ever wanted to be a pastry chef for a day? Now you can! In case you missed this week's Toronto Star piece on our Sugar Shack dessert, here is it for your consumption. Excuse us while we wipe the drool off our table!

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Drake Life

Posted by Drake, 2 years ago

Drake’s employment culture is focused on supporting our staff to build long term and rewarding careers. We believe that the best way to do this is to have fun and take time to celebrate achievements! We learn through our successes and mistakes, challenge ourselves to keep growing and most importantly, communicate openly and with respect for one another. As a member of our team you'll quickly see that The Drake Hotel is more than just a place to work. It is a place for our staff to live, play, give, learn and grow.

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Drake Staffer, Kayla Rocca, Stars in National McDonald's Campagin

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 2 years, 1 month ago

Ever dreamed about being paid to eat McDonald's or drink McCafe lattes? Mmm fries, mmmm caffeine. Meet Drake Staffer, Kayla Rocca, photographer extraordinaire and the beautiful face that scored her a national campaign for the fast food giant.

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