TORONTO, May 25 /CNW/ - Torontonians have voted for the design that best
represents their idea of Toronto through an interpretation of cultural
optimism. You are invited to join on Thursday, May 28th as the winning design
of the fourth annual Astral Media Outdoor student design competition is
From April 29 - May 24, citizens of Toronto were invited to vote online
at www.mytorontois.com for the design that best represented their idea of
Toronto. Over 200 transit shelters featured the four finalists all over the
city encouraging people to vote!
Be the first to see this year's winning design before it is displayed on
over 50 transit shelters across the city and speak with the winning team to
get an insider's perspective on this year's competition.
Who: John Moore: Master of Ceremonies
OCAD: Tony Kerr, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Design,
Astral Media Outdoor: Val Meyer, Vice President Sales, Astral
Luc Sabbatini, President, Astral Media Outdoor
Final Four OCAD Student Design Teams - winner to be announced:
- Erik Christensen and Vlad Rudakov - 'Keep on Shining
- Rae Drake - 'Colour and Light'
- Meg Ciliberti, Patrick Pollack and Ofelia Haroutniou - 'It's
Easy to Love a City that Loves You Back'
- Shirin Fathi and Kimberly Proctor - 'Happy To Be Here'
When: Thursday, May 28, 2009
Time: 10:00 a.m. Light food and beverages served
10:15 a.m. Announcements begin
10:30 a.m. Unveiling of winning design
Where: Great Hall
Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD)
100 McCaul Street, Toronto
Photo Opportunity available with: Luc Sabbatini, Astral Media Outdoor;
Tony Kerr, OCAD and winning team
For further information:
For further information: Ana Aujla, Optimum Public Relations, (416)
934-8425, firstname.lastname@example.org; OR Alyssa Sotak, Optimum Public Relations,
(416) 967-8114, email@example.com