Mentoring Programs

Story Of Fashion® members receive access to one of the most diverse and accomplished list of practicing professionals in their particular field. Mentors that are passionate, with a community outlook, and a love of their craft and body of work. Provided are mentors in the fields below.


  • Fashion Photography, Imaging Arts, Photo-Journalism
  • Journalism, Authors
  • Jewellery Design
  • Design, Industrial Design, Interior Design
  • Food & Wine Industry, Winemakers, Craft Beer Experts
  • Lifestyle Innovators
  • Financial Planning
  • Business Start-Up & Operations
  • Media Marketing, Branding & Corporate Identity, Trademarks
  • Retail and Online Merchandising, Sales Strategies





Laura Sultan – Jewellery Designer

Laura is one of the most prolific and passionate designers in Toronto’s vibrant design community, as the head of Designs By Nature Gems. She has formed her company based on ‘positive energy’, spiritual connections that drive her many creations, She is extremely caring and thoughtful in the advice is gives, one of the professionals you must meet to learn from in the industry. A session with Laura will have you empowered and provide a new structure for your business which you will remember.




Tony Lei – Photographer, Brand Content Creator

Tony celebrates over 20 years in photography and imaging, where he specializes in Brand Content Creation and the art of storytelling through images. He is probably one of the best photographers in the city to ‘Pick His Brain’…and when you do, you will find someone of immense knowledge, who’s been around, knows all the agencies and best gear to have, which strategies didn’t work, and spend the time to help you. A conversation with him is invaluable, intelligent, and he will be straight up and honest with you.