Chantal Edouard-Betsy – Cooked Media

Position in Company
Website Designer, Developer and Technician

Years in Business
20

Describe what your company does in 2 sentences.
Cooked Media specialises in website development which not only features striking designs but also highly effective layouts and functionality which encourages your potential customers to either learn more about your products and services, or order them online. Cooked Media also focusses on domain registration and website hosting to ensure your experience after the development of your website remain top notch and seamless.

What is the first thing you do every morning?
Sit in front of my huge Mac at my gorgeous desk, look into my garden, smile … and hit the ground running going through emails quickly so I can get back to designing websites.

What is the best business advice you ever received?
Cash flow is the life blood of your business, so keep your expenses lean and mean and financially forecast exhaustively to ensure the road ahead is smooth.

Who would be your top three people to invite to dinner? Think celebrities, historical figures, whoever you like!

1. Richard Branson
2. Jeff Bezos
3. Cameron Herold – I know!
No women! Whoops!

If you were a crayon, what colour would you be and why?
Red through and through … I have passion in spades! I actually fall in love with each new website design I do, I love it that much!

What is your favourite place on Earth and why?
Home! Home is my everything … I fill it with everything and everyone I love and it fills me with sheer joy every time I arrive home. I’m blessed to work from home as well.

Where do you see yourself in five year’s time?
In a more beautiful home, designing and creating beautiful things, with a motivated team of amazing women supporting me.

Tell us one random thing that few people know about you.
That’s hard! I’m an open book! If you don’t know me socially you perhaps don’t know I’m a fabulous cook and quite a foodie … I’m also a total gadget and technology junkie!