Meet the team

Our FUTURES Mentors have all trail blazed their own unique paths in the creative world. With backgrounds in photography, filmmaking, and other creative specialties, each FUTURES Mentor will bring their deep industry knowledge, personal experiences, and expert insights to your FUTURES workshops. Our Panellists also have the exciting task of selecting the 20 program participants from our applicants. Get to know some of your FUTURES Mentors and Panellists below!

The successful applicants will be contacted on August 22, 2022.


Justin Wu Photographer & Filmmaker Justin Wu is a Toronto-based director and photographer. Working in Europe, he became an internationally recognized artist in the fashion world. From photography, Justin transitioned into commercial videos where he found his passion for filmmaking.
Brett Gaskell Marketing Director Working as a Senior Director of Customer Experience for Canon Canada, Brett leads a team that has helped deliver #1 market share across multiple product categories and developed the Canon Creator Lab. Throughout his years of experience in marketing, e-commerce, and new business, he offers a wealth of expertise from the important client/brand perspective.



Our program liaison is happy to answer any questions along the way.

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