Meet our Sponsors
“Sharing creative ideas with designers and artists inspires us,” says Daniel Weissland, President of Audi Canada. “The way they think transcends boundaries, and that progressiveness is a guiding principle whenever we develop cars, like our most recent Audi R8.” Audi and the AZ Awards are perfect partners for an ongoing commitment to great design and leading innovation. Audi congratulates all finalists and winners of the 2016 AZ Awards.
Keilhauer creates beautifully and intelligently designed furniture to support the exchange of ideas. Conversing, conferencing, collaborating – every product elevates existing routines and encourages new and meaningful ways of engaging. Keilhauer is committed to exceptional design, environmental stewardship and ethical manufacturing. Keilhauer is honoured to partner with Azure and the AZ Awards.
TD is proud to support Azure in its efforts to recognize talented designers and champion them to achieve their fullest potential. Our support of the AZ Awards is just one of the ways TD hopes to make a difference in nurturing the next generation of design excellence. TD Bank Group invests in communities in order to effect positive change in the places where it operates and where its clients and employees live and work.
Urban Capital has been developing trailblazing residential and mixed-use buildings since 1996. With over 4,000 residential units built to date, Urban Capital has brought its design-focused, environmentally sustainable living concepts to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax and Winnipeg. Forward-thinking in outlook, the company always seeks to push the envelope in terms of architecture, interior design and urban living.
The award-winning School of Design at George Brown College in Toronto combines academics with real-world projects in graphic, game and interaction design, as well as design management and strategy. We expose students to professional practice and foster excellence in design thinking, culture and business. We are pleased to join the AZ Awards in promoting these same values.
A leader in the production of decorative surfaces in reconstituted wood veneer, Alpi was the first company in the world to industrialize this manufacturing process. The perfect balance between manual skills and high technology makes the firm unique. On the one hand, Alpi is pure innovation, ahead of the demands of the market; on the other, it represents painstaking craftsmanship.