Meet The Judges

The judging panel is a selection of independent industry professionals who can share their experience and insight on the world of design, trends, merchandising, business and buying.

The 2017 judging panel comprised of leading industry minds, including:

  • AJ Koch, General Manager, Pinstripe Media
  • Carol Bagaric,  Director, AUSVM - Visual Merchandising Solutions
  • Claire Bradley, Editor-in-Chief, Inside Out Magazine
  • Esther Kelleher, PR & Communications Manager, Etsy Australia
  • Jessica Bellef, Head of Styling, Temple & Webster
  • Joe Snell, Director, Snell Architects
  • Marion Gerritsen, Editor, Australian Gift Guide
  • Salena Knight, Retail Biz Strategist, Salena Knight
  • Sarah Cross, Gift Business Growth Coach, Sarah J Cross
  • Shannon Vos, Owner and Director, Vos Creative
  • Tamarra Barrett, Director, AUSVM - Visual Merchandising Solutions