DESIGNLOBBY.ASIA was founded in 2012 by the award winning entrepreneur Vassilios P Bartzokas. Its main goal is the promotion, management and connection of super talented people from the creative economy of Greece with Corporations, Individuals, Agencies and Super Brands for the Asian Markets, under one roof. We do the best possible management of energy and resources for the best interest of our members and at the same time we encourage the network to collaborate and exchange information, ideas and know-how that can lead to great outcomes for their agencies.
The platform has participated in various shows, mainly in China, starting as of April of 2012 with the participation to Canton Fair, that is the largest trade show in China, then participating at the Beijing Design Week in October, Guangzhou Design Week in November 2012 and Business of Design Week in Hong Kong. At this present time DESIGNLOBBY.ASIA platform is planning its participation at the Taiwan Design Expo in September and 100% Design Show in Shanghai in November 2013. The network consists of associates, collaborators and Design Ambassadors in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Taiwan, Spain and Italy, while shortly our new office in Athens is about to be launched under the name DESIGNLOBBY GREECE
The platform covers various disciplines such as Branding & Communication, Industrial Design, Architecture & Interior Design, Motion & Sound Design, Fashion Design, Trend Forecasting, Photography etc
In this link we have listed all our past editions of exhibition catalogues from shows that we have participated while in our channel there are videos available showing the works of our members as well as our participation in past exhibitions
Within our members, partners and associates are well known and awards winning creatives and agencies such as 2012 Red Dot Design Award Winners BEETROOT Design Group, the creators of the final four basketball identity in London DESIGNERS UNITED, the creators of the Athens Olympic Games RED DESIGN CONSULTANTS, award winning motion designers and creators of the Google Art Project and the latest Chrome series NOMINT, Ī„iannis Kouroudis creative director and responsible
for the brand Korre and others