Designers + Drinks + Discussions - Ottawa
From 6:30 to 7:00 p.m., we'll network and chat over appetizers (provided by RGD). At 7:00 p.m., we'll divide into groups for guided discussions on design-related prompts, and then we'll move to new discussion groups for 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Robert Smith RGD, Creative Director at Greenmelon
Robert Smith is a Creative Director, professor and author. With over 25 years in the design and communications field, he has received over 100 awards of distinction. His clients have included Warner Bros., DC Comics, The Royal Canadian Mint, Canadian Museum of History, Farm Boy and The Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
Monica Martinez RGD, Owner & Creative Director of Monolab
Monica Martinez is the owner and creative director of Monolab, a multi-disciplinary graphic design studio she founded in 2006. Before then, she was employed as a Senior Designer at DDB Canada for five years, in their design division now called Twice DDB). Over the years, she has developed brand identity systems, publications, packaging and environmental graphics for a guide range of clients, large and small. In 2018, she relocated to Ottawa, where she continues to work as an independent designer.