Tariq Farid – Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Edible Arrangements ® and Entrepreneur
Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Edible Arrangements

 
 

Tony DiPippa
Edible Arrangements

Tony DiPippa is newest member of the amazing Edible Arrangements team

Posted  June 23rd, 2015  by  Tariq Farid

As the Edible Arrangements brand grows worldwide, I continue to be impressed by the talented professionals who join our team. The latest is our new CFO, Tony DiPippa. Tony brings a deep and diverse level of experience and expertise to Edible Arrangements, and that will be critical as we embark on a new era of [...]

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Jessica (far left) with Cindy (second from left) along with sisters Lauren and Julie.
Philanthropy

Jessica DaSilva shows us all what extreme passion can accomplish

Posted  June 3rd, 2015  by  Tariq Farid

When the Tariq Farid Foundation makes a contribution to support a worthwhile cause, I am often given an opportunity to meet the people behind the scenes. And each time I am moved by the dedication and passion of the people involved. That was once again the case when we recently selected the Cindy Lynn Sherwin [...]

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Ibrahim, in the center of the bottom row, celebrates another record Mother's Day sales performance with some of his Moreno Valley team members.
Edible Arrangements

A turnaround worth celebrating — Again!

Posted  May 22nd, 2015  by  Tariq Farid

Shortly after Mother’s Day each year for the past four years I’ve received a phone call from one of our most successful franchisees, Ibrahim Choudhry, thanking me for convincing him to take over the Edible Arrangements location in  Moreno Valley, California.  That’s because for each of the past four years, his Moreno Valley store has [...]

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I recently had an opportunity to meet a few of the many refugees being helped by Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services (IRIS) in New Haven.
Philanthropy

Doing our part to help others make a smooth transition to a new land

Posted  May 14th, 2015  by  Tariq Farid

As someone who moved to the United States as a child, I know that making the transition to a new country can be very challenging. Thankfully, we had neighbors, teachers and others within the community who made us feel welcome and helped us learn the new customs, the language and other things we needed to [...]

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Los Angeles
Edible Arrangements

Delivering a little joy to some very special moms this Mother’s Day

Posted  May 8th, 2015  by  Tariq Farid

I have written many times about my mother and the tremendous influence she had on me throughout my life. Like most moms, no matter the situation or how tough things got, I always knew she was there for me and I could count on her to make me feel better. That was especially true when [...]

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