The Last Word

The Last Word from Jennifer Kenna, director at Wee Toast Tours

Jennifer is pictured with her husband, Ron.

Jennifer is pictured with her husband, Ron.

Jennifer Kenna, director at Wee Toast Tours answers our quickfire questions

HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN IN THIS ROLE?

Two years

DESCRIBE A TYPICAL DAY

Every day is different. My day begins at 6am and ends around 10pm. I do seek a set routine, but that’s difficult to achieve when you are running a start-up. I am very busy with our family, managing the business and trying to have a social life too.

WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST JOB?

Hair show model for Horst Rechelbacher, the founder of Aveda Corporation and Intelligent Nutrients.

ENTERTAINMENT:

FAVOURITE TV SHOW: Dragon’s Den

FAVOURITE FILM: There are so many favourites. Films that I can watch with our kids, such as The World’s Fastest Indian, Little Miss Sunshine, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Little Voice, Schindler’s List.

ALBUM CURRENTLY LISTENING TO: Lots of Prince mixes

FAVOURITE BAND: Prince (and his many bands).

LAST BOOK READ: The Last Empire: The Final Days of the Soviet Union, by Serhii Plokhy

FAVOURITE CELEBRITY: Van Morrison

SOCIAL:

FAVOURITE FOOD: Persian

FAVOURITE RESTAURANT: James St Bar & Grill

LAST HOTEL YOU STAYED AT: Sofitel – Castle Hotel, Windsor

LAST BAR/NIGHTCLUB YOU VISITED: Can’t remember, my eyes were closed

FAVOURITE PLACE IN WORLD: Cyclades Islands, Greece or Dalmatia, Croatia

INDOOR CONCERT OR FESTIVAL: Adele

LAST HOLIDAY: What’s that?

DRINKS:

FAVOURITE HOT DRINK: Cappuccino

FAVOURITE SOFT DRINK: San Pellegrino

BEER OR CIDER: Stella Artois

WHITE OR RED WINE: White, then red

WHISKEY OR BRANDY: Whiskey

GIN OR VODKA: Gin

COCKTAILS OR BUBBLY: Both are lovely

WHAT FOUR PEOPLE WOULD YOU INVITE TO A DINNER PARTY?

Prince, Whoopi Goldberg, Liam Neeson, Michelle Obama.

ONE ITEM YOU COULDN’T LIVE WITHOUT?

Contact lenses

WHO WOULD PLAY YOU IN A MOVIE OF YOUR LIFE?

Judy Garland

WHAT IS YOUR IDEAL JOB? I have it!

FAVOURITE QUOTE: “If your name’s not down, you’re not getting in.”

INSPIRATION IN YOUR LIFE?

American young diplomatic and foreign exchange programmes as well as study abroad experiences from a young age shaped my love of people, art and culture. My husband Ron and our two children inspire and drive me daily.

THE MOST IMPORTANT LIFE LESSON YOU’VE LEARNT?

Be forgiving

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