RGD advocates best practices for both graphic designers and their clients. Our primary focus is on fighting spec work and crowdsourcing of design; promoting accessible design best practices; and providing best practices in the areas of salaries and billing practices, pro bono work and internships. If you have questions about RGD's advocacy efforts or would like the Association's assistance responding to a request for spec, please email Executive Director, Hilary Ashworth, at
- RGD, in partnership with the Rotman School of Management, has partnered to recognize a corporate leader who used outstanding, sustained design thinking to problem solve, communicate and ultimately drive innovation and business success.
- As reported on cbc.ca yesterday, in advance of Canada’s 2017 birthday, the federal government has partnered with research firm TNS Canadian Facts Inc. on a $40,000 focus group testing initiative that asked Canadians to evaluate five design concepts f...