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Meet Our 2017 Designers of the Year Judges!

This year’s panel of industry experts and all-stars is the perfect group to judge this year’s DOTY contenders.

For the 10th anniversary of our annual design competition, Designers of the Year, we tapped local heroes and international all-stars to form the ultimate judging panel. Enter now to get your work in front of this all-star panel. Deadline is April 1, 2017.

From top to bottom, left to right:

Jonathan Adler
Potter, designer and author

Shauna Levy
President and CEO, Design Exchange

Thom Fougere
Executive director, EQ3

Stephanie Forsythe
Designer/director, molo

Paolo Cravedi
Managing director, Alessi USA

Kelty McKinnon
Director and principal, PFS Studio

Barbara Atkin
Fashion visionary

Michael Green
Principal, Michael Green Architecture

Geoffrey Lilge
Founder, OnOurTable

Dr. Nancy Pollock-Ellwand
Dean and professor, University Of Calgary Faculty of Environmental Design

Masaaki Kanai
Chairman, Muji

Brent Comber
Founder, Brent Comber Originals

Todd Saunders
Principal, Saunders Architecture

Dan and Dean Caten
Founders, DSquared2

Michael Shugarman
Principal, Shugarman Architecture and Design Inc.

Douglas Cridland
Principal, Cridland Associates

Robert Bailey
Principal, Robert Bailey Interiors

Scott Cooper
Executive vice-president, Crate and Barrel

Paul Sangha
Landscape architect

Michael Budman and Don Green
Co-founders, Roots

Brigitte Shim
Co-founder, Shim-Sutcliffe

Misty March
Principal, Hargreaves and Associates

Alda Pereira
Principal, Alda Pereira Design


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