Jason Anello on Three Ways to Have a More Memorable Meal With Friends

In Chapter 2 of 20 in his 2014 Capture Your Flag interview, creative director and marketing agency co-founder Jason Anello answers "What Are Your Favorite Ways to Share Food Adventures and Meals With Friends?" In his culinary adventures, Anello has found three ways to have a more memorable meal with friends. First is having courage to order crazy items on the menu for the table. Second is getting more people involved in the group so more food can be tried and more reactions can be observed. Third is to be spontaneous and less rigid about making dinner plans.

Jason Anello is a founding partner and creative director at Manifold Partners, an award-winning marketing agency. Previously, Anello worked in creative leadership roles at Yahoo!, Ogilvy & Mather, and Digitas. Passionate about food, friendship and travel, Anello also runs the Forking Tasty food blog. He earned a BFA from University at Albany.