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Miel de Botton

Miel de Botton is a contemporary art collector and philanthropist, living in London. The daughter of Gilbert de Botton and his first wife Jacqueline Burgauer, Meil qualified as a clinical psychologist but her love of music took her towards a completely different career. George R Vaughan caught up with the talented musician to find out more. 

Laura King

As the founder of the UK’s biggest importer of caviar, Laura King is known to those in the industry as The Caviar Queen. But her business covers a spectrum of fine food, including chocolate, foie gras and olive oil. Poppy Watt met up with the first lady of food excellence to discover a little more about her business, as well as grab a taster or two of her wares. It’s a hard life!

Patricia Darquea

For those of you who enjoy subathing, it might be worth considering a new to market product from the US. Patricia Darquea is the innovator behind the US sensation ShadyFace and she took time out to tell George R Vaughan more about her life as a businesswoman and the challenges of balancing family and work. 

Marina Toybina

Costume designer Marina Toybina is already one of the most recognized and in-demand costume designers in the entertainment world - a lauded talent amongst the Hollywood elite. George R Vaughan took time out with her to discover a little more about the Moscow born artist.

Lucy Choi

With shoe royalty, Jimmy Choo, as her uncle and over a decade of experience working in the luxury shoe industry, it was only a matter of time before Lucy Choi decided to branch out on her own  - and start designing the kind of footwear that women, including herself, are excited to wear. Carrie Greene finds out a little more.

Suzue Curley

When Suzue Curley and her husband opened the first William Curley store in Richmond Upon Thames, the couple’s aim was to produce the best patisserie and chocolate this side of the channel. Eleven years on and George R Vaughan caught up with one of the industry’s unsung talents to find out more about the woman behind this most prestigious brands. 

Chantal Kreviazuk

With four albums behind her, new single “I Will Be” out now and a catalogue of writing credits for other artists, Chantal Kreviazuk doesn’t have anything to prove. George R Vaughan caught up with the multi-talented Canadian to talk about her journey from classically trained pianist to international singer/songwriter.

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