Stefano Di Lollo has been working as an industrial designer for over 20 years designing consumer products, electronics, toys, and motion simulators for an extensive client base that ranges from The Food Network to Disney. In 2006, Stefano began working as a freelance creative strategist and built a new client base that includes publishing companies, The Canadian Broadcast Company, Bombardier Aerospace, L’Université de Montréal, Bell Media, decorated Olympian Émilie Heymans, amongst others. In 2007, Stefano successfully created and led an in-house product design team for the Trudeau Corporation in Montreal. In 2014, Stefano was asked to teach product design as a member of Dawson College’s Industrial Design department faculty.
In 2014, Stefano founded “JungleTie”, an art collection that evolved into a company with social impact at heart. Papillon MDC Inc.’s E-learning programs marry learning with creative expression through the integration of Stefano’s JungleTie characters. He is also the creator behind Papillon MDC Inc.’s Mascot- Sara.
Stefano has been the creative director of the Montréal chapter of CreativeMornings and continues to be very involved in numerous events that reunite Montreal’s entrepreneurial and creative communities. He is a faculty member of the Industrial Design department at Dawson College in Westmount, Montreal.
Stefano’s Unique Style
Stefano’s mantra is one that advocates stepping out of comfort zones in pursuit of lifelong learning, and his divergent career is proof that he practices what he preaches. He likes to consider himself a “creative catalyst” on a mission to grow creative confidence in others, unlock creative potential, nurture a creative culture within organizations, and use the power of design thinking and storytelling to enhance learning experiences.
- Masters of College Education Degree MEC (in progress) – Université de Sherbrooke
- Diploma of College Studies DCS/DEC of Industrial Design – Dawson College
- Graduate Certificate & Diploma in College Teaching GDCT – Université de Sherbrooke
Stefano’s belief in lifelong learning has led him to further his own education by pursuing a Masters degree in higher education in order to strengthen his skills as an effective storyteller and educator. The combination of both his creative and pedagogical background is an asset in the creation of engaging e-learning programs. Papillon MDC Inc.’s E-learning programs marry learning with creative expression through the integration of Stefano’s JungleTie characters. He is also the creator behind Papillon MDC Inc.’s Mascot- Sara.
Stefano Di Lollo is based in Montreal, Canada.
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