Leslie Durso

Professional Home Chef & Healthy-Living Expert
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Vegan chef Leslie Durso shares her farm-to-stylish-table recipes and passion for whole food on TV, in live appearances and throughout the web. Armed with her kinder, gentler, meat-free message, Leslie has appeared on Food Network, Hallmark Channel and Mother Nature Network, spreading the wellness benefits of a plant-based lifestyle.

CHOSEN DEVICE: BlackBerry® Q10
CHARITY: The Humane Society of the United States

ANGELENO: Why does your charity deserve to win the $10,000?

LD: From Meatless Monday, to pet rescue and adoption, to farm-animal protection, Humane Society gives all animals a voice.

ANGELENO: What makes you a “game changer”?

LD: I’ve created a mainstream vegan-lifestyle platform—straight to the people, without a restaurant—to inspire lifelong wellness.

ANGELENO: Why would you recommend Verizon 4G LTE to your friends and family?

LD: Even on the road, I never need to worry about whether I’ll have service, because with Verizon 4G LTE I always do!

ANGELENO: What is your favorite app for work?

LD: Waze Social GPS is great! I practically live out of my car and Waze allows me to avoid traffic, giving me the best route every time.

ANGELENO: Which app makes your personal life easier?

LD: BBM because I’m on the road so much and it helps me always stay connected.

ANGELENO: What is your favorite feature on the BlackBerry® Q10 and why?

LD: BlackBerry® Hub. It keeps my messages organized and makes getting back to people so easy.

The Humane Society of the United States

The Humane Society of the United States

The Humane Society is the nation’s largest animal-protection organization, rated the most effective by its peers. Since 1954, it has been fighting for the protection of all animals through advocacy, education and hands-on programs. The HSUS rescues and cares for thousands of animals each year and works to prevent cruelty.

The Humane Society of the United States