Office Hours: Aimee Chang, Architect and cofounder of Nine Suns; Colleen and Hailey Brooks, cofounders of High Court (Audio)

Nov 02, 2018
Produced by Food New York.

Aimee Chang is a licensed architect who switched everything up after a 14 year career to start a winery in the Napa Valley with her brother.

Aimee was joined by Colleen and Hailey Brooks, two sisters on the cusp of launching their own family business, for an interview originally aired on November 2, 2018.

Aimee Chang is a New York City-based Director of Finance and Design at the family owned and operated NINE SUNS winery in the Napa Valley. As a mother invested in equitable education, she also serves as Communications Director at Friends of Makers & Artists - an organization offering under-resourced public school students equal access to collaborative curricular enrichment. Aimee is a licensed California architect and holds a M.B.A. in Wine Business from Sonoma State University, a M.Arch. from Columbia University, and a B.A. in Architecture from U.C. Berkeley.

Sisters Colleen and Hailey Brooks are co-founders of High Court, a leisure house opening in downtown New York in Spring 2020.

Food Radio is a radio station started by Food New York. For season one, Office Hours, we took over a storefront in Chinatown and interviewed over 50 artists, designers, chefs, architects, entrepreneurs, and one politician, all to find out how they managed to make money doing what they love. The space was open for anyone to visit, hang out, attend workshops and ask questions. All of the interviews were recorded live. A special thanks goes out to Jelisa Blumberg, Wave Farm, Montez Press Radio and Patrick Nininger.