Name: Pearl and Stefan Marten
What business or organization are you involved with? Marten Brewing Co. and the Naked Pig BBQ
What is your role with that organization? Owner/Operators
What’s your favorite thing about living in the Okanagan? If we have to pick just one then the landscape, which to us includes the vibrant people, the offbeat culture and the incredible terrain.
If you could have lunch with anyone in the world, who would you choose and why? Our entire family, because there is nothing better than that.
What’s your go-to happy place? Early mornings at the Naked Pig. Before the day starts and the doors open, having a coffee and inhaling the mouthwatering smell of the barbecue coming out of the smoker.
What are you most proud of? Creating two flourishing, cornerstone businesses in a location and city that no one believed in.
What are the top three things on your bucket list?
-Doing a collaboration brew with Waikiki Brewing;
-Aiding an unsuspecting family in need;
-Taking our home and businesses of the grid (this one might take a while)
What’s the weirdest thing you’ve ever eaten? Frog Legs.
Latest movie or book: Black List
What’s the best gift you’ve ever received? Each other
If today were your last day, how would you spend it? Doing good deeds.
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