Drum roll please…….today we introduce you to William Lockie – Mister Foodie extraordinaire, WOOP Marketing Manager and Food Evangelist and MKR contestant.  Yup he’s an over-achiever in the food industry and we love what he’s doing with WOOP (www.woop.co.nz) – making cooking easy for everyone!  So, take it away William, we want to hear what floats your boat….

  1. Name? William Lockie
  1. City you reside in?  Auckland
  1. What age did you start shaving? I finally managed to shave off the bum fluff on my 16th birthday 
  1. Why did you start shaving? Was it because you had to? Impress a girl? Or be ‘in with the lads’? It got to a point where I couldn’t be fresh faced any longer and needed to sort out the accumulated bum fluff.
  1. Do you prefer to; clean shaven? Stubble? Mo? Half Beard? Full hipster beard. No matter how many times I try and grow a beard it has never come to fruition – I just look unshaven so I usually stick with the clean-shaven look.
  1. How often do you like to shave? ? I actually am guilty of shaving only once per week on a Monday however the five o’clock shadow doesn’t appear until Wednesday.
  1. Are you a morning or evening person? Why? Definitely a morning person – the second my alarm goes off I jump out of bed.
  1. Who’s your man crush? Idol? Without a doubt Gordon Ramsay – I love his enthusiasm and hardcore passion for food as well as his awesome entrepreneurial spirit.
  1. What is your dream job? To be an international restaurant critic – how cool would it be to be paid to travel the world and eat at incredible places?
  1. What is your biggest pet peeve (shaving related or not)? Dirty dishes – chuck them straight in the dish washer.. c’mon!
  1. If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be? I would love to spend a year living in Tokyo – the food, the culture and surprisingly the skiing!
  1. What is your favorite hairstyle on a woman? Long and wavy.
  1. Which Kiwi bloke do you look up to and why? I admire Shane Bradley’s entrepreneurial story and his never give up attitude.
  1. What would you do with a million dollars? Pack my bag and travel the world non-stop until it runs out.
  1. Money or Love? Love