FavorFlav.com composed a list consisting of a colourful mix of chefs, foodproducers, food entrepreneurs, restaurateurs, food writers, brand builders, food creatives and start-ups. On November 21st they announced a list of 100 of the most important Dutch tastemakers, movers and shakers, according to the editers and readers of FavorFlav. The most important criterium is to what extent this person has contributed to delicious and good food in the Netherlands.
Our very own Bert van der Leden, founder and director of IQ Creative, was also nominated. He ended up on 38th place with his ‘hip restaurants and original concepts’, according tot FavorFlav’s description. The first place was for the founders of the Foodhallen Amsterdam: Tsibo Lin, Chong Chu, Zing-Kyn Cheung and Rakish Gangapersad. Janny van der Heijden and Joris Bijdendijk got a second and third place.
Click here for the full top 100 Food Influencers list.