Ige Ramos is an award-winning visual artist, book designer, and food writer. He is also a fearless traveler, cook and recipe kitchen-tester. He is the founding editor-in-chief of Rustan’s Supermarket SansRival Magalogue and for the past 15 years, he has designed, some of the most influential, Philippine-published cookbooks and restaurant branding identity systems. He is currently the President of the Culinary Historians of the Philippines, the Vice President for external affairs of the Philippine Culinary Heritage Movement and an active member of Slow Food Philippines. His personal advocacy is to research, promote and preserve the food traditions of Cavite Province via his platform, The Republic of Taste Food Network, through Ige Ramos Design Studio.