Meet the team

Founded in 2016 as a home business, Treat Dreams has now grown to a team of 8 staff operating from a dedicated vegan commercial kitchen in Sydney's inner west.

 

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Lis Armstrong
CEO | Creative Director | Chocolatier

Lis sets the creative direction for the business and is responsible for team leadership and development.

She has been trained by some of the best in the business, including Chef Melissa Coppell (2013 Chocolatier of the Year and 2016 Top Ten Pastry Chefs) and Chef Yves Scherrer (Le Cordon Bleu and Australian Patisserie Academy).

Prior to her chocolate life, she was a Head of Marketing in financial services. When she's not working on the business, you'll find her talking all things left, spending time with her partner and step daughter and curling up with Knuckles the cat.

  


 

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Lindsay Silcox
Sales | wholesale accounts and custom orders

With a mission to make sure as many people as possible can access our delights, Lindsay manages the wholesale arm of our business.

If you're a stockist looking for support with menu selection, point of sale or promotions, please get in touch.

When he's not managing our accounts, Lindsay sources and provides the best Australian craft gins through his business Gin Lane. Between artisanal chocolate and craft gin, Lindsay's got decadence covered!

To discuss stocking Treat Dreams or to place a custom order, contact Lindsay to find out more.

 


 

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Brooke Malinowsky
Food Production Manager | Chocolatier

Brooke runs our kitchen and staff, keeping Treat Dreams working like a well oiled machine.

Combining her plant based chef experience and qualifications with a knack for organisation, Brooke oversees all food production processes. She's responsible for making sure our retail and wholesale orders are created, stock takes and supply orders are done and everyone in the team knows what they need to do.

Throw in a creative flair and you'll find some of the most beautiful chocolates are created on her watch. She crushes hard for hot pink graffiti splatter!

 


 

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Kate Parker
Social and Community Manager | Photographer

Our very first and beloved team member! Kate makes sure the world knows all about Treat Dreams. She styles and shoots all of our photos, develops our social media content and advertising, responds to customers and even consults on our chocolate designs.

Kate's stunning photos and authentic connection with our customers has taken Treat Dreams from a few hundred followers to over 9,000 fans with several high profile media mentions. 

When she's not scouring stores for the best props to style our shots (hello sparkly paper and fuzzy Easter chickens!), you'll find Kate on social media and behind the lens for Kate Parker Photography clients.

Kate is also a Visual Art teacher, and devotee of all things food, art and politics.

 


 

Check out our FAQs page for answers to other questions including ordering and delivery.