Tim Querengesser

  Tim Querengesser is recognized as the founder of Way Find Yeg and a board member of @makeitYEG. We met at an Awesome Edmonton pitch party, and snapped a photo of him at Centennial Square while he was showing off his idea for better signage of Edmonton’s Area’s. You’re a GEM, Tim!

Jason Blower

  Jason Blower is one of Edmonton’s Recognized illustrator and designer who has his artwork all over the city. His style is very recognizable being bold and cartoon like, he depicts his love for the city very well. GEM!

Doug Brinkman

  Doug Brinkman is a freelance journalist / activist who is dedicated to bringing the truth about important issues to the public using media on his website CIActivist.org. (Civil Information Activism) You’re a GEM, DOug!

Charlotte

Retail is no easy industry, and Charlotte helped me out big time. I stopped into Foosh today to buy tickets for tonight’s gig on Whyte Ave. and walked out with new Kicks and a T-Shirt she picked out for me. Super friendly and easy to talk to, she said that’s why she is in Retail, to meet friendly people and help others. You’re a GEM …

Alex

Right place at the right time. I met Alex looking over the menu at the food truck mentioned on Tuesday’s GEM, Attila the HUNgry food truck. He was on a lunch break from running the city’s vacuum truck in Churchill Square. After taking this photo he invited me to join him in the Square for lunch. Turns out he’s a born again Christian and we …

Attila The Hungry and Sonic Crew

What started out a day like any other turned into a day filled with a pleasant surprise. I received a text from my sister saying that she heard on the radio (Sonic 102.9) first 50 customers to 99st and Jasper Ave. gets a Free burger from local food truck Attila the HUNgry. Well, it was lunch time and I was close by, at Churchill Square. …

Breezy Brian Gregg

  Brian Gregg is a Gem that brings the sound to the downtown by busking with his electric guitar to the citizens of Edmonton. He enjoys brightening everyone’s day and says it’s not about the money however would like to collect a toonie from every citizen as a goal. Thanks for being a GEM Brian and telling us a bit about yourself. Stop by. Support …

Bob Rasko

  Bob Rasko is a member of the City Arts Council and is a Daily Event Programmer for Churchill Square, our living room to the city. He’s the guy in charge of setting up the ping pong tables and Giant Chess Board and more. We met and hit it off as we both value the animation of spaces and bonding of Edmontonians and travelers alike. …