you’ll be interested to know that with his 2012 colleague of the year prize money, kenny hopped on a flight to paris to take macaron classes at le cordon bleu. when not jet-setting or adding to his vast eyeglass collection, he’s fawning over his tiny chihuahua pup, oreo.

“can’t wait to surprise my mom with my picture on the website,” says jason, one of giovane’s superstar baristas. a knower of all the ins and outs of elevated customer service, catch him rain or shine with a shy, welcoming smile.