About Us / Authors

Foodbeat.com is dedicated to delivering up-to-the-minute food news every day. From industry news and recalls to new products and popular TV shows, we’re here to serve you with the best food stories from around the world as they happen.

It wouldn’t be possible for us to dish out daily news without a great team of dedicated writers. The Foodbeat.com news team is a group of carefully selected individuals who’s goal is to deliver reputable, fun and informative articles to food enthusiasts everywhere.

Meet the Foodbeat.com team below:

Angela Ayles

Angela is the Editor of Foodbeat.com as well as our go-to writer for off-the-cuff, weird and interesting news articles we, at Foodbeat.com, like to call “Offbeat.” From celebrity food news to controversial products, nothing is off-limits when it comes to the unique news she delivers every day.

Anna Fleet

Anna Fleet is a certified personal trainer and yoga instructor. She not only makes healthy eating a priority in her own life, but helps clients stay informed and encourages them to eat healthy via her articles for FoodBeat.com.

Ryan May

Ryan is Foodbeat.com’s resident industry expert. His focus is to provide readers with breaking news on recalls, brands and product launches. Ryan is the founder of popular restaurant review community Restaurantica.com. You can follow Ryan on Twitter at @rmay.

Catherine Roberts

Catherine is a self-proclaimed food enthusiast. She’s addicted to all the popular food shows – Top Chef, Kitchen Nightmares and Iron Chef to name a few – and she wants to share her opinions and insights with you. If you’re a food show addict, make sure to check out Danielle’s articles every week for new show information, episode recaps, spoilers and more.

Mike McAninch

Mike, our local stock analyst, lives for Loonies, Euro’s, and Greenbacks. He has a deep-rooted dislike for weekends simply because the world markets are closed and he’ll take any excuse he can to talk about stocks. Stay tuned for the latest hits, misses, mergers, and acquisitions in the food industry.

David Martinez

David Martinez is a contestant on Season 3 of MasterChef. Every week, David gives Foodbeat an exclusive look on what went down behind the scenes on MasterChef. Check back each week for the details on every MasterChef episode.