RGD announces selections for 2013 Design at Work Western Ontario
Design At Work


These 17 design projects were created in the last two years by members of RGD, ARIDO or ACIDO based in Western Ontario. Each project is a miniature case study of how design can impact an organization’s ability to represent itself and convey its unique qualities with clarity, consistency and energy.


The Truth Beauty Company, Joel Derksen Prov RGD

EBS Geostructural, Ben Hagon RGD, Hagon Design

Donation Farm, Ben Hagon RGD, Hagon Design

Public Kitchen & Bar, Ben Hagon RGD, Hagon Design

Forked River, Robin Honey RGD, Honey Design

Epicurean Season, Robin Honey RGD, Honey Design

Reevo R19 MMA Fight Gear, Miles Keller ACIDO, Dystil

Backup Barracks Website, Philip Mondor RGD, Mondor Design Associates

RSM Building Consultants - Website, Philip Mondor RGD, Mondor Design Associates

Corporate Office Interiors, Sanja Mrsa ARIDO, WalterFedy

Babybazu, Tara Mundy RGD

Perimeter Development Head Office Interiors, Kelly O'Connor ARIDO, Thinkform

The Spectacle Company, Jason Recker RGD, Jesse Gibb RGD, Carve Design

Bruce Power: Making Our Site Safer and Stronger, Kathleen Scott RGD, Bruce Power

Organic Horizons, Rajinder Sidhu RGD, GJA Communications


Students from among the winners of our 2013 RGD Student Awards are also featured in the exhibit:

Winner of the Hagon Design Award for Western Ontario:

Loretta Ryan Provisional RGD, Conestoga College

Winner of the Quarry Communications Award for Western Ontario

Kevin Tome Student RGD, Conestoga College



Design at Work Western Ontario will be on display from September 16, 2013 to January 11, 2014 in the main lobby and international arrivals lounge of the Region of Waterloo International Airport. An opening reception will take place Thursday, October 10.

This year's exhibit will also travel to London to be displayed at Covent Gardens Market from January 18 to February 8, 2014.


"We have a very strong creative community in London and we are all very excited to see an exhibit of this caliber come to our city," says Jason Recker RGD. "We're excited to see design-related events happening beyond the GTA."


Projects will also be featured in a printed catalogue that will be available at both exhibit locations and sent out to RGD Members.


2013 Sponsors:

Print Sponsor: Cober

Exhibit Sponsors: AFIX, The Region of Waterloo Airport, The City of London


For more information on Design at Work, click here.