Meet the Crew!

Meet the Crew!

Hey Community!

 

Ever wonder about the crew supporting the Fido Community? We thought it’d be a good idea to tell everyone a little bit about ourselves (yes – we are real people!). So, we came up with a short Q & A which should help you get to know us!

 

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 - Community Manager

Name, nickname

My name is Stephen, but most people know me as Steve O.

Moment of triumph

I flew an airplane solo before driving a car solo (legally).

Coffee or tea

Coffee. Several.

Fun fact about yourself

I live in the city but grew up in the country where we drove tractors to school.

 

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 - Community Specialist

Name, nickname

My name is Stephane. I don't have a nickname.

Cat or dog person

I prefer dogs over cats, but I’d give up anything for a pet monkey.

Moment of triumph

Back in college I beat my badminton teacher in a one on one battle for glory. How magnificent it was.

Fun fact about yourself

My hair turns blond in the summer. Pretty weird. 

 

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Name, nickname

My name is Faiza, aka FidoFaiza

Cat or dog person

Is there such thing as a fish person?

Ultimate vacation destination

Maldives, Bora Bora, Thailand, Santorini & the list goes on…

Coffee or tea

Neither! Virgin cocktails for me please.

 

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Kenny.jpg - Moderator

Name, nickname

Kenny, also known as FidoKenny. My friends call me KennyBwoi. Never really understood why.

Coffee or tea

Don’t like tea. But a cup of coffee every morning is required for me to have a great day.

Favorite meal

General Tao and fried rice.

Moment of triumph

Jumped off a plane once. Always told myself that I would do Skydiving one day and I did it.

 

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 - Moderator

Name, nickname

Pierre/ Crown / Purps / FidoPierre

Coffee or tea?

Coffee wakes me up and tea makes me sleepy. So coffee please 

Moment of triumph

One of the music events I organized when I used to do artist management.

Favorite meal

Pizza

 

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Claudia.jpg - Moderator

Name, nickname

My name is Claudia. My nickname is Dia but my mom always calls me Clau.

Fun fact about yourself

I'm really artsy! I can draw and I'm pretty good in photography. Also, nothing brings out my competitive side as much as Pictionary.

Cat or dog person

I'm a dog person even though I was once bitten by a dog!

Ultimate vacation destination

Croatia, Greece, Italy, Egypt, Israel, Dubai, Peru, Bora Bora… the list can go on.

 

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 - Moderator

Name, nickname

Charles, commonly known as FidoCharles

Moment of triumph

When I first started walking, I remember it like it was yesterday.

Fun fact about yourself

I’m probably my biggest fan when it comes to my jokes.

Coffee or tea

Pumpkin spice latte?

 

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 - Moderator

Name, nickname

Nick, or FidoNick. My friends call me all sort of nicknames, but we won’t get into those. Smiley

Fun fact about yourself

I like to think I’m a pretty good cook (emphasis on I like to think), baking on the other hand not so much!

Ultimate vacation destination

I love travelling and I try to go to Greece almost every summer! If there’s a beach and sunshine, I’m happy!

Favorite meal

Way too many to name! My weakness is definitely pasta!

 

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 - Moderator

Name, nickname

My name is Saira also FidoSaira here, but my family calls me Tara.

Favorite meal

Anything that's delicious and spicy and looks good and has chicken in it.

Moment of triumph

A ride in a hot air balloon in Turkey, probably the best experience in my life so far.

Fun fact about yourself

I am prone to accidents. I've broken my right arm twice... wasn't so fun then.

 

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Saad.jpg - Moderator

Name, nickname

Saad, aka FidoSaad.

Favorite meal

Umm… Is meat a meal?

Fun fact about yourself

I had an afro back in high school.

Ultimate vacation destination

Australia was the best destination so far as a tourist, and Europe as a soccer fan. Two unforgettable destinations.

 

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 - Moderator

Name, nickname

My name’s Julien! I don’t really like nicknames, so I say I don’t have any, but some people call me Jules.

Cat or dog person

I made an Instagram account for my cat, so I think this answers the question.

Favorite meal

It’s hard to choose, but I’d go with Beijing duck, poutine or pasta.

Fun fact about yourself

I’ve never seen Titanic! For some reason people never believe me then I tell them that.

 

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 - Moderator

Name, nickname

Philippe, but most people call me Phil.

Favorite meal

Chicken à la King with potatoes, but I have lots of favorites.

Fun fact about yourself

My pinky finger on my right hand is rippled because of a hockey injury.

Ultimate vacation destination

Scotland

 

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 - Moderator

Name, nickname

Allan, FidoAllan.

Favorite meal

Sushi and most Asian meals. I also love to go out for breakfast.

Fun fact about yourself

I cut my own hair. I never went to see a hairdresser.

Ultimate vacation destination

New-Zealand to see Middle-Earth from the Lord of the Rings movies. I would also love to go back to Amsterdam one day.

 

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Vanessa.jpg

My name is Vanessa aka Belinda, FidoVanessa

Coffee or tea

I don’t think anyone should have to choose between coffee or tea, but I can’t start my day without a coffee.

Favorite meal

My father’s spaghetti sauce. A classic!

Moment of triumph

When I traveled to Taiwan and took the plane for the first time all by myself when I was 19.

 

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Anthony.jpg - Moderator

My name is Anthony aka FidoAnthony but my friends call my Tony.

Coffee or tea

Coffee but I have my tea moments. (Green tea)

Fun fact about yourself

I always sneeze. I believe I have one of the loudest sneezes around!

Ultimate vacation destination

Greece, Maldives, Bora Bora, Thailand and more, way more!

 

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Daniela.jpg - Moderator

My name is Daniela, known as Dani by friends and family Smiley

Coffee or tea

I don’t like warm drinks, so I love both coffee and tea, but they need to be iced Wink

Favorite meal

Anything that swims. I grew up near the beach, so it reminds me of home!

Fun fact about yourself

I only like strawberry ice cream. It started with my obsession with the color pink, then it just became my favorite flavour ever!

 

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AnthonyZ.jpg - Moderator

Anthony. The real ones call me Tony

 Cat or dog person

Dog person.

Coffee or tea

Coffee without hesitation.

Favorite meal

Spicy burritos and keep 'em coming! 

 

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Divine.jpg - Moderator

Divine. People usually call me Dee or Div.

Favorite meal

I live for Seafood. Shrimps, Lobster and Salmon mainly.

If I really like a song, I have to learn all the lyrics.

Ultimate vacation destination

Aruba, Tanzania, Turks and Caicos, Portugal, Singapore, and probably 50 more countries. I want to go everywhere.

 

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Lony.jpg

 - Moderator

My name is Lony, also known as Lonz!

Cat or dog person

I own two dogs, so I guess that qualifies me as a dog person. Still love cats, though!

Coffee or tea

Former tea lover turned coffee addict. My life now revolves around flat whites and lattes.

Favorite meal

It’s a tight race against sushi and caccio e pepe. But quite frankly, I’ll try anything once!