"The City of Toronto has a goal of being the best place globally to start
a business - events like Startup Fashion Week help connect Toronto's
fashion and tech entrepreneurs, providing opportunities to network,
showcase and learn from industry professionals."
Manager of Entrepreneurship Service Economic Development and Culture, City of Toronto.
Startup Fashion Week 2017 will be evolving and expanding again in Toronto. We anticipate hosting another Summer Preview Party in addition to 5 evening events and a select few daytime events during Startup Fashion Week, some of which may be invite only.
We will release details of our 2017 events shortly. To be notified immediately please sign up for our email newsletter.
Startup Fashion Week could not be possible without the passion and devotion from our Production team. These individuals spend countless volunteer hours managing a certain portfolio to ensure the SFW event are professional and memorable. We love bringing on new talent and have seen our team grow over the years. These individuals are essentially making SFW one of Canada's most influential fashion weeks to date!
Designer Relations PR
A fashion and astrology nerd interested in Toronto events and culture. She started wwww.starcrossedstyle.com in 2016 to find the connection between personal style and star signs by way of amatuer street style photography.
Social Media Manager
Social Media Producer
Over the years we have worked with many professional photographers who have repeatedly committed their time and talent to the SFW community. These individuals often go above and beyond photo shoots and event coverage; they truly provide an authentic community building experience. We are so grateful for their contributions and highly recommend their creative services.
Want to be one of the official SFW Photographers? firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit at www.shaynegray.com
Shayne Gray is an award winning independent creative commercial photographer/videographer based in Toronto, who has been widely published among top media including British Vogue, Italian Vogue, Vogue China, GQ Brazil and has been featured as a valuable established resource on CreativeLive, SLR Lounge and Retouching Academy.
Follow him on Instagram: @ShayneGrayPhotography
Email Shayne at: email@example.com
Visit at www.raiallen.com/
Rai Allen is a true art lover with strong dedication for photography. A graduate from St. Lawrence College, he came to Toronto with $80, worked his way from the bottom up and within a year he got himself his very first professional studios. At the moment, Rai is considered as one of the most well-known photographers in Toronto. Presently, Rai is running his own business and is Creative Director at Swagger Magazine and Director of Operations at Swagger management.
Follow him on Instagram: @raiallen
Email Rai at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rai's on LinkedIn at: www.linkedin.com/in/raiallen90/
Visit at www.jimorgillphotography.com
Jim Orgill is an enthusiastic photographer with a passion for making beautiful images. His interests vary from studio fashion shoots, fitness images, and travel photography. Jim is based in Toronto but has done photo shoots across Canada, Africa and the Caribbean.
Follow him on Instagram: @jimorgill
Email Jim at: email@example.com
Like him on Facebook: www.facebook.com/jimorgillphotography
Visit at www.olgahutsulphotography.com
Visit at www.shawngoldberg.com
We are passionate about providing our models with professional experiences, which offer recognition, credibility, new Industry connections, and portfolio building. We host an open call for auditions and welcome individuals to attend regardless of experience.
Our team is capable of recognizing and identify new talent; we carefully select models who best suit the needs of our Designer participants. Many of our alumni models have since participated in other Fashion Weeks or successfully worked in the Industry.
Casting for Models will begin in August. Please check back to stay up to date on our 2017 Toronto Week Models!