Women in Industrial Design Show 2014

The San Francisco Design Week debut seeks entrants

At this year’s San Francisco Design Week (13-20 June 2014), an inaugural event will honor 15 female designers across two categories—up and coming and professionals. Sponsored by the Women in Industrial Design division of IDSA (Industrial Designers Society of America), the Women in Industrial Design Show 2014 will showcase work ranging from full production to conceptual. Moreover, from now until 10 March 2014, the show …

Word of Mouth: Toronto

Axe throwing, meaty meals, sprawling parks and street art in Canada's cultural hub

Much more than just Canada’s most populous city, Toronto bustles with international and culturally affluent inhabitants, alongside plenty of surprises. We once explored its soul food scene, but that’s just one aspect of the city’s stellar dining options. There are outdoor parks and pockets of world-class street art, and no shortage of great shopping, both vintage and high-end. Situated on the northwest shore of Lake …

Kensington Tours: Explorers in Residence Series

Rare, remote excursions around the globe led by internationally acclaimed explorers

Jeff Willner isn’t your average CEO. The thoughtful, charismatic mastermind behind Kensington Tours clocked over 120,000 miles while driving around the globe as a brand ambassador for Land Rover. This modern-day explorer, who has touched down in more than 70 countries, also happens to be a Royal Geographic Society Fellow. Add that to a professional background that includes time at McKinsey & Company and an …