CH25: Honoree Announcement

Meet our talented creatives who are shaping the future

Our first-annual search for inspiring, emerging talent, in partnership with Cadillac has come to a close and we are thrilled to announce our talented CH25 honorees.

Across the categories of Design, Technology, Style, Culture or Food and Drink, these game-changers are shaping their chosen field, and innovating the future. Hand-picked by CH editors and our distinguished panel—Cadillac Design’s Andrew Smith, The Brooklyn Flea’s Eric Demby, Piera Gelardi of Refinery29, Jessica Banks at RockPaperRobot and John Maeda of Kleiner Perkins—the 25 individuals are:


Alex Kalman, Mmuseumm

Dan Barasch + James Ramsey, The Lowline

LaToya Ruby Frazier, Photographer

Leopoldine Huyghues Despointes, [Dis]abled Inside Out

Kathleen Supové, Pianist


Jonathan Sparks, Artist

Joshua Harker, Artist

Lulu Mickelson, Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Marcus Weller, Skully

Food + Drink

Corinne Joachim Sanon, Askanya

Eelke Plasmeijer + Ray Adriansyah, Restaurant Locavore

Justin Guilbert + Douglas Riboud, Harmless Harvest

Melissa Kushner, Goods for Good

Tarren Wolfe, Urban Cultivator


Kegan Schouwenburg, SOLS

Vanessa Newman, Butchbaby & Co.

Pauline van Dongen, Fashion Designer

Roxie Darling, Hairstory

Sabine Seymour, SoftSpot


Cynthia Breazeal, Jibo

George Arriola, Monohm

Matt Kenyon, Artist

Meredith Perry, UBeam

Sarah Kunst, Partner at Future Perfect Ventures

Tal Danino, Bioengineer

Check out profiles of each CH25 honoree to get a peek into the future.