drum roll please…as we announce fairmont pacific rim’s 2012 star of the year – kenny wu! kenny didn’t need a lucky charm to win this accolade, as his dedication, passion and warm personality sealed his fate. native to taiwan and living in vancouver for seven years, kenny has been a core member of our giovane cafe team since day one. When not “wu-ing” coffee aficionados, he window shops and bakes! kenny’s specialties are cakes and french macarons – in fact he plans on perfecting his craft in paris this fall. attention all bakers – kenny is still searching for the perfect crunchy chocolate chip cookie recipe…send us your favourites!