Johnathon Strebly | President | Canada
"My interest in serving the Executive Board of ico-D is to further my contributions to the design industry through advocacy and public awareness to the value of design. The goals surrounding the understanding of the power of design in our community does not stop at the local level, or at the national level. The core principles behind social impact and design value is an international conversation, and one I wish to continue facilitating."
Johnathon Strebly
President | Canada
E: jstrebly@ico-d.org

As a design director, mentor, and creativity community advocate, Johnathon brings decades of experience and involvement in the applied arts. As Director of Creative Services for HCMA Architecture + Design, he both challenges and contributes to the contemporary fabric of design today, and tomorrow. Johnathon has directly engaged and influenced the design industry through curriculum design, advisory committees, and programming for design agencies and educational institutions. He founded brand strategy and communications agency The Notice Group and is the current president of the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC), GDC National Ethics Chair, and past president of Canadian Association of Professional Image Creators (CAPIC) Vancouver. He is also a co-founder of CreativeMornings Vancouver.