Voted Magazine of the Year (Trade Category) three times (2008, 09, 10) by the Canadian Society of Magazine Editors
Designedge Canada is the country’s leading media brand for the graphic design industry, with a full suite of award-winning print, web, e-mail, social media and event properties engaging designers across the country.
Designedgecanada.com, launched in February 2006, serves the Canadian graphic design industry with up-to-the-minute news, a national job board (Jobedge), blogs, links and resources. With more than 55,000 site visits per month, the site is known for its engaged audience, not afraid to express its views in lively reader commentary.
The companion e-mail bulletin, Designedge Express, is published every two weeks with phenomenal 55%+ open rate. More than 8,000 Twitter followers engage with Designedgedaily, frequently re-tweeting our news stories, jobs and other postings.
Designedge Canada print magazine, launched with a March/April 2006 issue, is published four times per year. The magazine has the highest circulation to professional graphic designers of any publication in Canada. Regular departments include Studio Tours, Directions (featuring trends from the eyes of working designers), Expression (a different design pro each issue shares his or her opinion on a topic of the day), Production Notes and Tools.
Designedge Canada also produces the annual Canadian Regional Design Awards (Redgees), with the “design party of the year” held each Spring in Toronto, and the bi-annual Design City trade show, the largest show for designers in Canada with more than 1,100 attendees.
Designedge Canada is the Official Media Partner of the Association of Registered Graphic Designers, one of North America’s leading design associations.
Designedge Canada is published by C.J. Oyster Publishing Inc.,
249 Evans Ave.,
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M8Z 1K2
Publisher: Leslie Smith: 416.588.0808 ext. 226
Associate Editor: Lee Eldridge, 416.259.8847 ext.320
Art Director: Michael Hewis, 416.259.8847 ext. 319
Advertising & Sponsorships: Matt Williams, 416.259.8847 ext.359