ID Connections

Keynote and honouree announced for Toronto Leaders Breakfast

Published by Candis Green, May 30, 2012.

Launched as a single event in 1989 and expanded into an annual series, the IIDA Leaders Breakfast has become an iconic event for interior design professionals across North America. In 2012 it will stretch from coast to coast and cross borders with stops in Vancouver, Seattle, New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, Atlanta, Toronto, San Francisco and Chicago. This year, the Leaders Breakfast series is pleased to be celebrating its sixth year in Toronto.

Each event features a locally selected keynote speaker and an honoured guest who has demonstrated leadership through their contributions to the industry. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to get inspired while networking with peers.

Friday, November 30, 2012
Four Seasons Hotel
8 to 10 a.m.

Honouree: Ray Staples, Interior Design Pioneer
Keynote Speaker: John Fluevog, Iconic Canadian Shoe Designer

The Vancouver Leaders Breakfast will celebrate its third year and will be the first stop of the 2013 tour. Watch for more information and the honouree announcement to come in an upcoming ID Connections.

Thursday, February 14, 2012
Vancouver Convention Centre West
8 to 10 a.m.

The IIDA/IDC Leaders Breakfast is an event not to be missed by key business leaders. Join us and be inspired. Sponsorship opportunities are now available. For more information, or to sponsor this event, contact Sue Gravelle, Director, Professional Development at

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