Amy Krahn was raised on an acreage in rural Manitoba. Ever since she realized that one had to work for a living, she started planning her entry into the crafts market, creating lines of products from a young age. Amy has always had an active imagination and taken great pleasure in creative pursuits.
Johanna Hurme is an architect and founding partner of Winnipeg-based 5468796 Architecture. The firm has achieved national and international recognition – in 2012 5468796 represented Canada at the Venice Biennale in Architecture and in 2013 they received the Prix de Rome Award in Architecture for Canada.
Johanna is an activist, advocate and shoe-lover. She spearheads Table for 12 + 1200, Chair Your Idea and Design Quarter Winnipeg. Johanna is the incoming Chair of the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce and Chair of the WCC’s Creative Council.