About us

Meet the founders and the wonderful team that is Cafe Culture

Welcome to Cafe Culture Digital!

Bringing you the latest news as it happens – when it happens.

This platform aims to provide a ‘one-stop-shop’ for all your coffee and cafe news.

Providing a broad reach to the industry and offering an instantaneous communication channel, with an exciting, accessible format that taps into our existing social and digital media platforms.
Harnessing and reporting the love of all things café and coffee, through our global news and communications on technology, roasting techniques, current food trends, recipe, leading chefs and artistic entrepreneurial people. Leading the way in this trending space!
Meet the team below…

Sean Edwards

Managing Director

Sean has been involved in the Australian café industry for over 20 years. Originally owning several regional café businesses he became passionate about the growth of the world coffee and Australian cafe industries.

Kristine Edwards

Accounts Manager

Kristine has excellent coffee knowledge and understands fully the running of a medium size coffee business. She is passionate about people and her business acumen is based around high quality customer service.

Ryan Mein

General Manager

Specialising in Digital Marketing, Ryan has over 15 years experience in marketing and 10 years experience in digital. Most recently Ryan has followed his passion for coffee and has driven profitability for multiple coffee roasters, both as a full-time employee and as a digital consultant.

Kathryn Kraska

Subscriptions and Copy editor

Kathryn initially joined the Café Culture team in 2013 to assist with office duties relating to Golden Bean, our premier coffee-roasting event. She has since taken on the role of Subscriptions Manager and Copy Editor extraordinaire.

Rob Marlowe

Sales Manager

Rob is our token Englishman. He brings to us his recent experience working in the alternative milk industry for Freedom Foods and foodservice provider’s Bidfood & PFD. Back in Europe he honed his marketing skills working for Nespresso, in Belgium, at the inception of the Pod Coffee phenomenon. Rob prides himself in his hard work ethic, sometimes audacious, but always-authentic sales strategy.

Boni Lornie

Graphic Designer

With a passion for all things art and design, Boni thrives on exploring and finding the right solutions to meet peoples individual creative and promotional needs.