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John Ortner

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FAT Fashion Art Toronto Backstage Studio April 2019

FAT, Fashion Art Toronto fashion week held again at the Daniels Spectrum featured over 50 runway shows from the best emerging and established, national and international designers. FAT’s runway showcased set the standard for a new era of cutting edge presentations on the catwalk. FAT         Facebook         Photos…

FAT Fashion Art Toronto Events April 2018

FAT, Fashion Art Toronto fashion week held again at the Daniels Spectrum featured over 50 runway shows from the best emerging and established, national and international designers. FAT’s runway showcased set the standard for a new era of cutting edge presentations on the catwalk. FAT         Facebook        Photos FAT…

FAT Fashion Art Toronto Backstage Studio April 2019

FAT, Fashion Art Toronto fashion week held again at the Daniels Spectrum featured over 50 runway shows from the best emerging and established, national and international designers. FAT’s runway showcased set the standard for a new era of cutting edge presentations on the catwalk. FAT         Facebook        Photos FAT    …

FAT Fashion Art Toronto fashion Week April 2019

FAT, Fashion Art Toronto fashion week held again at the Daniels Spectrum featured over 50 runway shows from the best emerging and established, national and international designers. FAT’s runway showcased set the standard for a new era of cutting edge presentations on the catwalk. FAT      Facebook       Photos FAT    …

Seneca College Fashion Show April 2019

Seneca College Redefining Design Fashion Show was held this year at Daniels Spectrum with FAT, Fashion Art Toronto fashion week in April. The Graduating fashion designs students’ annual show included men and women Fashion Collections with the student graduating class of 2019. Awards for given out after the show for students Fashion Alumni Awards Scholarship…

George Brown Fashion Shows April 2019

George Brown Fashion Shows of the graduating class of 2019 was held this year at Artscape Wychwood Barns in April. Produced by the graduating fashion students, the event offered graduates to display their talents and work during the fashion show and STUDIO portfolio presentations, and networked to establish direct contact with fashion industry professionals during…

OCAD Exhibition Reception May 2019

900 promising young artists and designers exhibited at the biggest GradEx ever — OCAD University’s 104th This year, GradEx was a five-day exhibition spread across four buildings on campus including the iconic Sharp Centre for Design. The university threw open its doors, and invited the community to see works by the creative minds of OCAD…

Testimonial Dinner and Awards April 2019

This year PPF Awards was held at Metro Toronto Convention Centre hosted by Lisa LaFlamme of CTV News and honoured Rona Ambrose, Alan Bernstein, George Cope, Pierre-Marc Johnson and Farah Mohamed. PPF Awards also recognized emerging leader Maayan Ziv and the winner of the Hyman Solomon Award for Public Policy Journalism, Karyn Pugliese. Read more…

Ryerson Mass Exodus Event April 2019

Mass Exodus was held again at Daniels Spectrum showcased the graduating fashion design student’s collections from their 4-year program. Mass Exodus is a trademarked fashion event nurtured over the last twenty years by generations of Ryerson School of Fashion students. With the purpose of promoting School of Fashion graduating students, Mass Exodus is an important…

Ryerson Mass Exodus Studio April 2019

Mass Exodus was held again at Daniels Spectrum showcased the graduating fashion design student’s collections from their 4-year program. Mass Exodus is a trademarked fashion event nurtured over the last twenty years by generations of Ryerson School of Fashion students. With the purpose of promoting School of Fashion graduating students, Mass Exodus is an important…

Ryerson Mass Exodus Fashion Shows April 2019

Mass Exodus held again at Daniels Spectrum showcased the graduating fashion design student’s collections from their 4-year program. Mass Exodus is a trademarked fashion event nurtured over the last twenty years by generations of Ryerson School of Fashion students. With the purpose of promoting School of Fashion graduating students, Mass Exodus is an important event…

Angels Catwalk Sick Kids April 2019

The 6th annual Angels Catwalk for SickKids, was an evening of VIP experiences, held onece again at the Steam Whistle Brewing Thursday, April 4th. Over the past five years, the Angels Catwalk for SickKids event has raised over 1.1 million dollars. This premier red-carpet event once again featured some of the hottest fashions to walk…

Starlight Gala March 2019

Starlight Gala the 24rd Annual Starlight Children’s Foundation Gala. The black-tie gala is the largest annual fundraiser that provides much-needed support for vital programming provided by Starlight Children’s Foundation. This event has risen over $6.5 million to date, in support of Starlight’s work, as a result of the tremendous philanthropic spirit and generosity of sponsorships,…

SNAP March 2019

SNAP was held this year at Arcadian Court Thursday, March 21st. SNAP is one of ACT’s two annual fundraising events. A photographic fundraiser featuring a Live and Silent Art Auction, and a photo competition. Over the past fifteen years, SNAP has provided patrons with an opportunity to support ACT’s programs and services, increase their awareness…

Black Diamond Ball February 2019

Toronto’s fourth annual TD Black Diamond Ball was held at the luxurious Fairmont Royal York Hotel and filled with entertainers, business leaders, and community members for a night of unforgettable music, dance and food by today’s hottest local and international talents. This black-tie affair is part of TD Bank’s annual Black History Month series of…

RC Restaurants Canada Show February 2019

The RC Restaurants Canada Exhibit was held this year at the Direct Energy Building for everyone one who is in the hospitality business – owners, operators, president, c-suite executives buyer, managers, caterer, chef, hotelier and foodservice professionals. Shopping for the latest equipment or innovative products and services, looking for the next best thing to include…

The Artist Project February 2019

The Artist Project held again at the CNE`s Better Living Centre from February 2oth to 23rd it is a contemporary art fair is in its 12th year, and curates diverse works from over 300 national artists.. 300+ amazing artists to discover and buy works from. Attending The Artist Project opening night party to celebrate the talent…

Women in Governance Gala February 2019

The first Women in Governance’s annual recognition gala in Toronto was held at the Ritz-Carlton on February 20th honouring 31 major organizations that have received Parity Certification (from bronze to platinum). Katie Taylor, Chair of the Board of RBC and Jacques Goulet, President of Sun Life Financial Canada will be co-chaired this prestigious gala that…

Night to Nurture Gala February 2019

The Night to Nurture Gala celebrated their 40th anniversary this year at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre with over 3500 hundred guests attended for a dinner and finished the night whit a live concert. This year The Barenaked Ladies were first up and preforming for almost an hour of their greatest hits before Bryan Adams finished the…

Motionball Gala February 2019

The Motion Ball was held again at the Liberty Grand this year, motionball is a not-for-profit organization that builds awareness and raises funds for the Special Olympics Canada Foundation (SOCF), targeting a “next generation” of supporters Toronto’s Largest Young Professionals Charity Gala The 18th annual motionball Toronto Gala #motionballgala has become a must-attend event for…

RC Restaurants Canada Show Launch January 2019

The RC Restaurants Canada Exhibit Launch was held this year on Queen st before the main event at the Direct Energy Building coming in February for everyone one who is in the hospitality business – owners, operators, president, c-suite executives buyer, managers, caterer, chef, hotelier and foodservice professionals. Shopping for the latest equipment or innovative…

Interior Design Show January 2019

The 21st IIDS, the Interior Design Show Toronto was held once again at Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) this year at the South Building. The Interior Design Show is Canada’s premier showcase of new products and furniture, superstar designers and avant-garde concepts from North America and beyond. Over 3.5 action-packed days, the show captured the latest innovations for consumers and…

CAFA Awards Afterparty April 2018

 CAFA the Canadian Fashion Awards was held again at the Fairmont Royal York. CAFA hosted its fourth annual red-carpet Awards show on April 2018 – a unique evening that united Canadian talent and fashion influencers from all over the world. Honouring designers, models, image-makers, stylists, and influencers, CAFA has established itself as a premier event…

Gourmet Food & Wine Expo November 2018

The Gourmet Food & Wine Expo once again held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre celebrated its 24-year, food and beverage from around the globe. The expo was on for 4 days as Guests Sipped and savoured international gourmet cuisine, exotic delicacies, incredible wines, cutting-edge cocktails, stunning craft beers and so much more! The Expo…

Contessa Awards Party November 2018

The Contessa Awards Gala was held on Sunday November 4th at The Westin Harbour Castle. A cocktail party and dinner for more than 1,000 guests that attended from all across the country. The awards were given during the dinner Including innovative fashion show presentations from expert stylists at the top of their game, this years…

Contessa Awards fashion Shows November 2018

The Contessa Awards Gala was held on Sunday November 4th at The Westin Harbour Castle. A cocktail party and dinner for more than 1,000 guests that attended from all across the country. The awards were given during the dinner Including innovative fashion show presentations from expert stylists at the top of their game, this years…

Contessa Awards November 2018

The Contessa Awards Gala was held on Sunday November 4th at The Westin Harbour Castle. A cocktail party and dinner for more than 1,000 guests that attended from all across the country. The awards were given during the dinner Including innovative fashion show presentations from expert stylists at the top of their game The evening…

Fashion Forward Party October 2018

Fashion Forward Fashion Shows held this year at The Atrium at Ricarda’s on Peter St. 12 Designers showed off their new collections of men and women’s wear along with music, Dance and entertainment. This year Fashion Forward was hosted by Rochelle Clarke, social media influencer/ vlogger from Toronto. Fashion Forward       Facebook  …

Fashion Forward Fashion Shows October 2018

Fashion Forward Fashion Shows held this year at The Atrium at Ricarda’s on Peter St. 12 Designers showed off their new collections of men and women’s wear along with music, Dance and entertainment. This year Fashion Forward was hosted by Rochelle Clarke, social media influencer/ vlogger from Toronto. Fashion Forward      Facebook    Photos…

Nourishhope November 2018

Nourishhope a special evening supporting international justice mission was at the Grand Salon on 20 Toronto Street, The evening was hosted by Personality Karen Johnson with a reception followed by a dinner program from Chef Damian Harrington of the award winning “Foodies on Foot” (founded by Steven Hellmann) created a multi course menu with wine…

Grand Bizarre Supper Club December 2018

Grand Bizarre Supper Club at CNE Saskatchewan Rd Launched their new dinning experience. Every Saturday guests can indulged in a smorgasbord of creations created by world-class chefs who bring new ideas each and every week. The visual feast filled with the newest culinary innovations. With vibrant spectacles at every turn, the engaging social space encourages…

It’s Always Something December 2018

“It’s Always Something” Annual Variety Show at the Carlu was in December.5th. There was a cocktail reception before the dinner. Host RON JAMES along with Holly Cole, Elvira Kurt, Tim Hicks, Theo Tams entertained the audience after dinner with a night filled with stand up comedy, dancers and live music Canada’s #1 Variety Show, “It’s Always…

City Moguls Party November 2018

City MOGULS annual party that featured Toronto’s most innovative and newsworthy entrepreneurs and influencers in an unforgettable fashion show for charity. Showcasing the achievements of MOGULS in our community, City MOGULS provides a platform for young, like-minded individuals to give back and get involved in Canadian charities. The annual event attracts young professionals from all…

City Moguls Fashion Show November 2018

City MOGULS annual party that featured Toronto’s most innovative and newsworthy entrepreneurs and influencers in an unforgettable fashion show for charity. Showcasing the achievements of MOGULS in our community, City MOGULS provides a platform for young, like-minded individuals to give back and get involved in Canadian charities. The annual event attracts young professionals from all different industries…