A.R.C. coffee was founded on the beliefs that the coffee experience extends beyond the consumption of a cup of coffee. Aiming to incorporate elements of coffee-making, roasting and learning; the idea of having an Academy, Roastery and Café in a single workspace was born. A.R.C. coffee aims to be the link that will complete your coffee experience, bridging the gap of your coffee appreciation from bean to cup.
John Ryan Ting
Singapore National Barista Championship
2008, 2009, 2015
Singapore National Brewers Cup 2016
The Star: John Ryan Ting is a name that is synonymous with the development of Singapore's coffee scene. An active volunteer with the Singapore Coffee Association, he strives to bring up the next generation of baristas and coffee professionals in Singapore. In his daily work, he heads the A.R.C. training programs and roastery.
Follow him on Instagram at @johnryan11 to be a part of his coffee journey!
Marketing & PR
Singapore National Brewers Cup 2015
The Connection: Andrea busies herself with keeping connected. All forms of media, public relations, wholesale customers or even cafe patrons liaise with her. Social media Queen of A.R.C., she never has a moment when she is not connected to Instagram or Facebook. Besides her life online, in real life she is also extremely passionate about brewing coffee and works shifts behind the bar occasionally.
Follow her on Instagram at @seventeenmarch to be a part of her virtual reality!
Singapore National Barista Championship 2016
Singapore National Barista Championship 2017
The Creative: Adam is the creative one in the team. He endlessly pursues excellence in coffee-making by using creative and innovative methods to perfect his craft. His incredible results in competitions despite his infancy in the competition scene are proof of his hard work, determination and talent.
Follow him on Instagram at @adam_xiaowei0529 to follow his road to chasing perfection!
Singapore Latte Art Championship 2016
6th Place (Finalist)
The Juggler: Raymond is an interesting figure in the shop. A professionally trained chef, you can find him in the kitchen rushing out yummy food orders for hungry patrons when there are throngs of customers swarming the cafe. Yet from time to time, he hops behind the bar to practice his newfound passion: latte art. His talent in pouring and etching beautiful latte art designs is evident from his recent success in competition.
Follow him on Instagram at @chef_barista to see first-hand his #kitchenlife and #latteartsg!
Singapore Latte Art Championship 2014
Singapore Latte Art championship 2015
The Link: Shawn gels everybody in the team together. Actively involved in the development of every employee, he takes charge of their learning from coffee-making skills to customer service. Besides heading cafe operations, Shawn handles all other administrative matters and is currently undergoing apprenticeship as a coffee roaster. It's also no secret that he is A.R.C.'s Master latte artist.
Follow him on Instagram at @shawn_saw to find out if he manages to realise his dream of copying all the famous latte art in the World!
Singapore National Brewers Cup Championship 2017
Singapore Cup Tasters Championship 2017
The Professor: Rodman reads widely, is very knowledgeable and lives & breathes coffee. His double win at the 2017 Singapore National Coffee Championships is testament to his talent and abilities.
Follow him on Instagram at @rodman.chan to follow his #RoadtoWBrC2017 and #RoadtoWCTC2017!