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The Ceres Podcast

Stelios Theocharous (Founder & Director of Ceres | Pure Food Innovation) travels and talks to exciting people within the Food & Hospitality industry. We don't rush in this podcast, we really want to find out what makes people do what they do.

Focussed on learning from Chefs, Food Producers, Growers, Hoteliers, Suppliers, Restauranteurs, Trade Associations, and whoever makes hospitality happen.

Tune in if you're in the business of making hospitality happen.


Apr 10, 2024

In this episode of the Ceres Podcast, we're thrilled to welcome Marcus French, a seasoned fish and chip industry veteran and the proud operator of French's Fish Shop in Wells-next-the-Sea. As a third-generation frier, Marcus has fish frying deeply rooted in his lineage, tracing back to 1921 when his grandparents...

Apr 2, 2024

In this episode of the Ceres Podcast, we're thrilled to welcome Jamie Russo, who has contributed to the remarkable transformation of the Redcloak Fish in StonehavenBar. At just 23, Jamie has revitalised a once-neglected establishment and clinched prestigious accolades, including the NFFF Best Newcomer and Drywite Young...

Mar 2, 2024

We welcome the return of Charlie Collins, who previously appeared in episode 62 and brings an insightful exploration of the resilience and strategic adaptation required in the challenging landscape of the hospitality industry. This episode is a must-listen for those interested in the dynamics of business turnaround.

Mar 2, 2024

In this engaging episode, we reconnect with John Molnar, the force behind The Cod's Scallops. With outlets spread across Nottingham and an outpost in Harborne, Birmingham, John shares his journey since our last conversation in episode 45 in February 2020, just after The Cod's Scallops was crowned Fish & Chip Shop of the...

Feb 22, 2024

In the compelling 145th episode of the Ceres Podcast, we dive deep into the life and insights of Paulo de Tarso, a name that has become a hallmark of excellence in hospitality. From washing pots in New York to orchestrating the floor of some of the UK's most prestigious restaurants, Paulo's journey is a testament to the...