Baristanet Profile: Antoine “AB” Brown

Name: Antoine “AB” Brown

Where do you live? South End of Montclair, NJ

When did you move there?  5.5 years ago

Where did you grow up? South Side of Chicago

How do you make a living? I’m an SVP at Spark Foundry, an advertising Agency in the West Village. I work as a Media Strategist.

Coffee, tea or … ? Tea (with milk) all day. Had to give up coffee cold turkey as it started giving me heart burn.

What’s your idea of a perfect weekend day? 7 hours at King Spa in and out of the saunas, then meeting up with a bunch of friends for a boozy dinner, then dancing afterwards, followed by late night Karaoke!

What’s your favorite local restaurant? I love Ah’ Pizz, especially the Country Style Cavatelli, Raymond’s, and Ani Ramen — #1 all day!

What’s on your nightstand? Watch and Phone charger, lamp, and usually a cocktail.

What are you listening to? Podcasts mostly (Cheddar’s Need2Know and Let’s Talk Bruh), and my Daily Mix from Spotify.

What are your current indulgences? Baths!

What talent you would most like to have? I would love to be able to sing like Bruno or draw!

What’s the worst-kept (or best-kept!) secret about Montclair? Best Kept Secret are the people. I ADORE my neighbors and neighborhood!

What do you hope they say about you at your funeral? I hope people are dancing and drinking and say, “Even in death, that man knew how to throw a great party!”

Click here to sign up for Baristanet's free daily emails and news alerts.