— Design Manager, Rembrandt
Jonathon Hall has spent the past 20 years working as a fashion designer. Jonathon currently holds the position of Design Manager at Rembrandt, a role that takes him around the World on a regular basis, selecting fabrics and finding suppliers for Rembrandt’s constantly-growing collection. This travel allows him to see first-hand the best fabric, fashion and retail design the World has to offer.
— Editor, URBIS
Frederico is the editor of Urbis and Interior magazines. He is a writer and journalist, and his work has appeared in a range of local and international media including The New Zealand Herald, Monocle (UK), Urbis, Flying Nun, ARTnews (NY) and Interior.
— Lighting Design Consultant, ECC
Anita Dykes graduated from Victoria University with a bachelor of Design and followed up her passion for lighting and products with a post Graduate certificate in illumination engineering. She also worked in the stage and event production industry and uses those skills for her current job, as a Lighting Design consultant for ECC, where she liaises with architects, designers and engineers to illuminate spaces.
— The Village Goldsmith, Wellington
Ian Douglas is the owner of The Village Goldsmith, established in 1981. From a sole craftsman then, the company now employs 22 staff. It creates custom items for clients in NZ and around the world and has won multiple national and international jewellery design awards, including Best in World for men’s jewellery in 2010 and 2011.