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December 2 2020

I AM GASTOWN: GABY BAYONA

Gaby Bayona started her bridal brand Truvelle in 2013 out of her Gastown apartment, that she lives in to this day. As her business grew, Gaby expanded by opening up Truvelle Flagship, rebranded as Lovenote Bride, which currently houses her four bridal lines: Aesling, Laudae, Halseene and of course, Truvelle.

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December 2 2020

I AM GASTOWN: ALYSHA OSBORNE

Frustrated by how poorly many treat residents of the Downtown Eastside, Founder of 2 Paycheques Away Alysha Osborne set out to change people’s perceptions, one haircut at a time.

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September 11 2020

I AM GASTOWN: KA-ON-LI

Head of the Gastown Clean Team, Ka-On-Li has been keeping the community looking good for over two years. Ka works hard in order to keep himself and the streets of Gastown clean. Originally from Hong Kong, Ka spent his youth as a gang member with very little schooling. With help from the community, Ka has …

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February 20 2020

Gastowner: Peter Buckley from Old Spaghetti Factory

  Name: Peter Buckley Title: CEO and casual antique collector Business: Old Spaghetti Factory Social: @oldspaghettifactory_canada What do you do and how did you get here? I am the CEO of Old Spaghettti Factory Canada and the owner of the Gastown OSF location. My career in the restaurant industry started back in 1980 with The Keg. …

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