Fellow and Honorary Awards

Fellow and Honorary Awards

ARIDO instituted the Fellow and Honorary Awards to recognize the outstanding contributions of certain members and individuals in the design community. Members who wish to propose a nominee for consideration by the Board of Governors should contact the Registrar at registrar@arido.ca.

Fellow Members
A Fellow is currently or was previously a Registered member who has been nominated by the Board of Governors and approved by the Board of Management as having contributed in a significant manner through distinguished service to the betterment of the Association, the interior design profession or the applied arts to an extent sufficient to warrant the honor of Fellow.
ARIDO has awarded this designation to the following:
Anita Aiello
Clifford Atkinson
David Bentiz
Eleanor Brown
Robert Chaban
Donna Cummings
Marilyn Donoghue
Irving Ellman
Alan Fairbrass
John Gerald
Peter Grimley
John Guild
Allan Guinan
Victoria Horobin
Carole Howlett
Celeste Irvine-Jones
Lorna Kelly
John Kitamaura
Trevor Kruse
Barbara B. MacLennan
Marian Marshall
Lynn McGregor
Robert Meiklejohn
Susan Mole
Phillip Moody
Rebecca Muyal
Edgar Noffke
Joyce O'Keefe
Joseph Pettipas
Glenn Pushelberg
Ester Ritchie
Ludwig Schindler
Ray Staples
Bud Sugarman
Ken Thomson
Lorraine Tierney
Sandra Toogood
Andrew Vasilevich
Jack Winston
George Yabu
David Winters


Honorary Members
An Honorary Member is an individual whose significant contribution and distinguished service has been offered towards the betterment of the Association, the interior design profession or the applied arts. Honorary members are nominated by the Board of Governors and approved by the Board of Management.
ARIDO has awarded this designation to the following:
Irene Bell
Jean Benitz
Tom Bernard
Yoel Berznoger
Tracy Bowie
Stuart Brown
Els Coopman
Sheri Craig
Frank Delfino
David Feldberg
Saul Feldberg
Gilbert Goodman
Brian Hay
Reva Karstadt
Mike Keilhauer
Sue Madsen
Les Muniak
Klaus Nienkamper
Marek Pain
Scott Parry
Sholem Prasow
Mary Prud'homme
Nelda Rodger
Doug Scythes
Sergio Sgaramella
George Smitherman
Ralph A. Vine
Earl Wilson