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Style & Substance with Joe Mimran & Suzanne Boyd

While one decided what story to run on a cover, the other designed clothing to cover a runway. Join Canadian fashion brand icon, Joe Mimran, (Alfred Sung, Club Monaco, Joe Fresh) and current Zoomer and former Flare Editor-In-Chief Suzanne Boyd, for an informal conversation as they share personal stories and anecdotes highlighting Mimran’s contribution to the past, present, and future of fashion and brand marketing in Toronto and Canada.

The talk between Joe Mimran and Suzanne Boyd will be followed by a reception that includes light snacks, refreshments, and a chance to explore the Discounted Histories exhibit space.

Joe Mimran

Joe Mimran is a retail, fashion, and business pioneer who has helped build some of Canada’s most recognized apparel and lifestyle brands – Joe Fresh, Club Monaco, Pink Tartan, Alfred Sung, and Caban. From 2015 to 2018 Joe also starred as a Dragon on CBC’s hit show Dragons Den. He is currently Chairman of Gibraltar & Co a venture capital firm in Toronto. Through his consulting firms, JM+A and NYBS, provides design and consulting services to major retailers such as Kroger in the US and Staples in the US and Canada.


Suzanne Boyd

Suzanne Boyd serves as the editor-in-chief of and is the founding Editor-in-Chief of Zoomer Magazine. Boyd is also on the Executive Management Team of ZoomerMedia Ltd. Prior to her role at Zoomer, Ms. Boyd was named Editor-in-Chief of Suede magazine, the acclaimed fashion-forward culture source launched by Time Inc., in partnership with Essence Communications Partners.

This event is wheelchair accessible. If you have any other accessibility needs, requirements, or require any additional assistance please let us know and we will do our best to accommodate.

Doors for the Toronto Media Arts Centre are east of the main condo entrance on the north side of the building, facing onto Lisgar Park (not off of Lisgar Street).If you are driving, there is a Green P lot right in the building, and is accessible from both Lisgar St. and Abell St.

If you are taking transit:

501 Queen streetcar: Get off at Abell Street, just east of Gladstone; Head south through Lisgar Park.

504 King streetcar: Get off at Sudbury Street, and walk north/west along Sudbury to Lisgar Street. Walk up Lisgar Street to the front of the building.

In case of any changes or cancellation, we will try our best to provide ample notice prior to the event via email and through our social media channels.

Style & Substance with Joe Mimran & Suzanne Boyd

26 Nov 2018

Toronto Media Arts Centre
32 Lisgar Street, Toronto

Doors open: 6:00-7:00pm
Talk: 7:00 – 8:30pm
Reception: 8:30 – 9:30pm
Toronto Media Arts Centre
32 Lisgar Street, Toronto

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