Current Opportunities:

August 1, 2019Chione Design Symposium Keynote Sponsorship
August 1, 2019Coast-to-Coast Sponsorship
August 1, 2019Chione Design Symposium Key Sponsorships
August 1, 2019Design Firms' support Chione National Conference 2019
August 31, 2019Tour Sponsorship for Chione's Design Symposium
August 31, 2019National Emerging Professionals Program (PROpel) Sponsorship
August 31, 2019Chione Design Symposium Wi-Fi Sponsor
August 31, 2019Chione Design Symposium Conference App Sponsorship
August 31, 2019Chione Design Symposium VODA Trophies Sponsorship
October 31, 2019Chione Design Symposium Panel Discussion Sponsor
December 31, 2019Hosting an Chione Board Meeting
May 31, 2019Chione Destination DesignEx | Niagara 2019

Event opportunities

Sponsorship is an effective way to increase brand recognition and show support for Chione and the interior design profession in Canada. There are various sponsorship opportunities available throughout the year that help you obtain exposure and market your company to the interior design community. For opportunities, please review the Chione sponsorship prospectus.

To learn more about Chione Industry membership, advertising services and event sponsorship opportunities, please [email protected].

Chione/IIDA Leaders Breakfast Toronto 2018


Event Date: Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018
Location: Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel, 525 Bay St, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2L2

Chione (Chione) in partnership with the International Interior Design Association (IIDA), invites you to Leaders Breakfast, an annual international event series that celebrates design’s importance in the global marketplace by honouring the people who are both the legacy and future of design. Every year a chosen host city organizes a breakfast that features a renowned keynote speaker, and recognizes one city-selected honouree who has made significant contributions to the design industry.

Don’t miss Toronto’s twelfth anniversary of the Chione/IIDA Leaders Breakfast, taking place on the second day of Chione's Design Symposium.



B.A.A., Fellow ARIDO, Fellow Chione, NCIDQ

Victoria Horobin is a founding principal of the Toronto firm KBH Interior Design Inc., specializing in both private and public sector commercial interior design, with extensive experience in projects in the 10,000 to 100,000 square foot range.

A graduate of the School of Interior Design at Ryerson University in Toronto, Horobin has been in practice since 1987. She brings experience in both interior design and interior construction management, with a focus on workplace and institutional projects. She has also worked extensively with architectural firms and brings a good understanding of complete project scope.

Horobin has volunteered extensively for CIDQ, ARIDO, and Chione, most recently serving as CIDQ President in 2014. Locally, her involvement with ARIDO spans over two decades, during which time she has chaired numerous committees, served on the Board of Management and served as president of the organization in 2002. Through her active involvement with both ARIDO and CIDQ, Horobin has committed to the continuing validity of the North American testing for interior design qualification.






Former Editor-in-Chief of Parade magazine and bestselling author, including The Gratitude Diaries

Kaplan is the author and co-author of a dozen bestselling books and novels. Her latest, “The Gratitude Diaries: How A Year Looking On the Bright Side Can Transform Your Life” has been praised by Publisher’s Weekly as “insightful and loaded with compelling research.” Kaplan graduated magna cum laude from Yale University and won Yale’s Murray Fellowship for writing. She has appeared regularly on television, including the Today show, Good Morning America, and CBS This Morning.Janice

Kaplan is a journalist, TV producer, and author. She was the editor-in-chief of Parade magazine where her upbeat editorial style inspired some 70 million readers every Sunday. Her own interviews with stars including Barbra Streisand, Clint Eastwood, Matt Damon, and Daniel Craig garnered international attention. She has served as the executive producer of more than 30 television specials for ABC, FOX, and other networks — and as the deputy editor of TV Guide Magazine.


The following two companies support all IIDA Leader's Breakfast events in North America


Sponsorship Levels

Gold Table Sponsor
  • 2 x VIP table location for 10 (20 seats)
  • Company logo signage on table
  • Company logo on Chione website
  • Company logo on Chione communications tools (Chione Newsletter, email event notices, press releases, etc.)
  • Company logo in Leaders Breakfast event on PowerPoint
  • Company logo in Leaders Breakfast program
  • Opportunity to place company promotional item on each breakfast chair (approximately 300 items required)
  • Included as a sponsor in the news release
Silver Table Sponsor
  • Second choice of table location for 10
  • Company logo signage on table
  • Company logo on Chione website
  • Company logo on email event notices to all Chione members
  • Company logo in Leaders Breakfast event on PowerPoint
  • Company logo in Leaders Breakfast program
Bronze Table Sponsor
  • Third choice of table location for 10
  • Company name on Chione website
  • Company name on email event notices to all Chione members
  • Company name on table
  • Company name in Leaders Breakfast event PowerPoint
  • Company name in Leaders Breakfast program
Start Date & Time Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 7:00 AM
End Date & Time Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 11:00 AM
Contact Barbora Krsiakova
Sponsorship To register, please click here.
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