Ambassadors

DesignTO Ambassadors are representatives of the Festival’s creative community. As leaders of Toronto design locally and globally, they are a great resource for Festival information, and familiar faces at Festival events. Add them to your social networks and start communicating.

Christian Lo
Lighting Designer

DesignTO has always played an important role for us as designers and creatives alike. It has been an incredible…

Arno Marthouret
Strategy-Minded Creative

DesignTO is a great platform to show the world how good design can make life better for anyone. We…

Caroline Robbie
Design Lead

Caroline is a Principal at Quadrangle and head of the Interiors Group. Caroline aims to achieve solutions to design…

Chinny Sibeudu
Creative

DesignTO provokes a consciousness towards design. Allowing people to explore the emotional and cultural connection we have with design…

Dori Tunstall
Design Anthropologist & Advocate, Public Intellectual

DesignTO has become the premier showcase of design for OCAD University Faculty of Design. Each year more students and…

Lukus Toane
Artist Curator, Creative Project Manager

DesignTO is exemplary in bringing together the many synapses that are Toronto’s Design + Visual Culture community under the…

Marsha Robb
Design Sales Representative

DesignTO is important community because it allows designers to start a conversations and collaborate with other disciplines. Design can…

Nathaniel Garcia
Design Brand Advocate

For 10 nights during the most challenging time of the year DesignTO has created an event that is thought…

Annie Robinson
Content Creator

Annie Robinson is the design-minded content creator and blogger behind Fashion & Beauty Inc. Annie covers fashion, art, architecture,…

Tracy Bowie
Design Industry Consultant

Tracy Bowie has been a passionate advocate of Canadian design internationally for over 30 years through organizing events to…

Joy Charbonneau
Architect, Designer, Curator

Joy works at Gensler as an architectural design leader. Her portfolio includes workplace, retail. hospitality, and post-secondary university projects…

Julie Nicholson
Creative Placemaker, Curator, Advocate

A creative placemaker, curator and advocate, exploring the intersection of contemporary craft and design in Canada for over 10…

Christina Zeidler
Cross-Disciplinary Artist and Designer

Christina Zeidler is a cross-disciplinary artist and designer whose practice is informed by creative collaboration. As a curator and…

Stefan T. Sybydlo

As the owner of bulthaup Toronto for 15 years, Stefan Sybydlo has deeply integrated himself into Toronto’s architecture and…

Julia Montanez
Design Curator

Julia Montanez is a design curator, writer and entrepreneur based in New York. She is the Curator At Large…