Top Trend Hunters

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Our content is a compilation of hot new trends discovered by our global network of influential Trend Hunters. In particular, there is an extraordinary group of individuals who have their fingers on the pulse of cool. These individuals are the top trend hunters, and you should check out their Trend Portfolios.

The list is rank ordered based not on total submissions, but rather the number of trends which have been syndicated to our front page. If you are a Trend Hunter and want to see more of your trends syndicated, read our advice about content and increasing traffic to your portfolio.

Meghan Young
Toronto, Canada
1. Meghan Young
Meghan is a Toronto native with a passion for writing. A graduate from the University of Toronto, she has since worked for numerous publications including the Women's Post, ELLE Canada and [Full Bio]

Car Seat Baby Blankets - 7 A.M. Enfant's Nido Wrap Provides Cozy Warmth without the Need of a Coat
Parent-Alerting Child Seats - The Intel Smart Clip Replaces Traditional Buckles for Kid Protection
Autonomous Electric Vehicles - The Chevrolet FNR Concept Appeals to Young Chinese Consumers
• 25818 Trends
• 25411 Published

Amelia Roblin
Contributing Editor
Toronto, Ontario
2. Amelia Roblin
I started writing for Trend Hunter as an opportunity to discover the contemporary designers I'd learned little about in my history-based degree at the University of Toronto. By my third article I... [Full Bio]

Combined Kitchen Contraptions - These Paper Towel Holders Have Integrated Cooking Timers on Top
Rice Pizza Packaging - This Single-Serving Flatbread is Wrapped with Reference to Its Ingredients
Size-Less Online Stores - AbbeyPost Sells Fashions That Are Made to Measure for Every Unique Shape

Personal Site:
• 9842 Trends
• 9742 Published

Jana Pijak

Toronto, Ontario
3. Jana Pijak
I am originally from former Yugoslavia. I have a background in interior design and a love for fashion, media and popular culture. My interests lie in art direction, photography and editorial work.... [Full Bio]

Edgy Bridal Fashion - The Latest Envy Room Lookbook Boasts Unconventional Wedding Attire
Collapsible Baby Bassinets - The Brica Fold 'n Go Travel Crib is Lightweight and Comfortable
Eco Branding Initiatives - Apple and The Conservation Fund Team Up to Encourage Sustainability

Personal Site: thebrunettesfashion
• 8763 Trends
• 8510 Published

Michael Hines
Contributing Editor
San Francisco
• 8425 Trends
• 8152 Published

Bianca Bartz
Marketing & Events Director at
Vancouver, Canada
6. Bianca Bartz
Growing up in a family of entrepreneurs, Bianca fell in love with business at a young age and formed a strong interest in entrepreneurship. She joined the startup world in 2007 when she became the... [Full Bio]

Ethical Aromatherapy Collections - The Vitruvi Fragrances are Inspired by Global Daily Rituals
Makeup-Free Photography Studios - RAW Beauty Talks Photographs Real Women Without Makeup or Editing
Adventure Philanthropy Platforms - 'Climb For Change' Lets You Crowdfund Your Excursion

Personal Site: biancabartz
• 5224 Trends
• 4963 Published

Marissa Brassfield
Ridiculously Efficient CEO
San Diego, CA
7. Marissa Brassfield
Marissa Brassfield is a productivity expert, high-performance author and communication efficiency specialist. She holds efficiency workshops to supercharge teams in large to medium-sized businesses.... [Full Bio]

Undressed Headwear Lookbooks - The Maison Michel Autumn/Winter Campaign With Sasha Pivovarova
Real-Life Cartoon Snacks - Comedy Central and Frito-Lay Will Manufacture South Park Cheesy Poofs
Tropical Pop-Up Shops - Havaianas Mercado Store Brings Brazil to Los Angeles

Personal Site: ridiculouslyefficient
• 4769 Trends
• 4697 Published

Alyson Wyers
Research Writer
8. Alyson Wyers
I am a Toronto-based storyteller and aspiring author. My current role as a Research Writer on the Trend Hunter team allows me to pursue my passion for writing and find innovative ideas on the... [Full Bio]

The Shift Towards Good - Dale Partridge's Talk About Social Good is on Capitalistic Patterns
Unaddressed Problems in Poverty - Gary Haugen's Violence Speech is on Law Enforcement & Development
Cereal Cone Recipes - DudeFoods's Fruity Pebbles Ice Cream Cone is a Sugary Snack for Summertime

Personal Site: trendhunter
• 4399 Trends
• 4356 Published

Vasiliki Marapas
Research Advisor & Writer
9. Vasiliki Marapas
I'm a recent graduate of the University of Toronto in English Literature, Sociology and Sexual Diversity Studies. My studies have helped to develop my interests in people, pop culture and social... [Full Bio]

Transformative Dining Apps - The Maegan App is the Most Efficient Way to Order Food In Toronto
Chinese Sailing Infographics - This Infographic Explores the History of Chinese Junk Boats
Top 100 Drinking Trends in April - From Virtual Vino Pop-Ups to 8-Hour Coffee Brewers
• 4220 Trends
• 4154 Published

Matt Ho
Contributing Editor
• 3632 Trends
• 3473 Published

Tana Makmanee
Research Advisor at Trend Hunter
Toronto, ON
12. Tana Makmanee
A graduate from the University of Toronto, I've learned that you really have to go after what you love to do, not what people 'think' you should do. I love to spend time with friends and family and... [Full Bio]

Creating the Dream Island Experience - Trend Hunter Goes Behind the Scenes of #TheDreamIsland
The Beach Bar Experience - Trend Hunter Chats with Sabino, Jessica & Lillo About #TheDreamIsland
The Rock Star Experience - Trend Hunter Chats with German about Heineken's Dream Island Experience

Personal Site: trendhunter
• 3540 Trends
• 3463 Published

Rahul Kalvapalle
13. Rahul Kalvapalle
I was born in India and grew up there and in various Middle Eastern countries. I moved to Canada by myself at age 18 to enroll in Carleton University as an international student. I got an undergrad... [Full Bio]

Upgraded Selfie Camera Phones - The Sony Xperia Z4 Lets You Take Higher Quality Selfies
Proactive Commuter Apps - The Commute App Helps Minimize Travel Hassle
Upgraded Camping Vans - The New Volkswagen Transporter Series Features Styling & Tech Upgrades

Personal Site: rahulkalvapalle
• 3534 Trends
• 3420 Published

Misel Saban
Contributing Editor
14. Misel Saban
Misel Saban is a Toronto native working as a dynamic self-starter Public Relations Specialist and Editor for Trend Hunter. She recently graduated York University with a double major in English... [Full Bio]

Collaborative Crowdsourcing Books - Author Lior Zoref's New Book Explores the Power of the Crowd
The Owner's Mind With Chris Brogan: Jeremy Gutsche Discusses 'Better and Faster' and Reinvention
Global News: Jeremy Gutsche Discusses Better and Faster on The Morning Show

Personal Site:
• 3294 Trends
• 3160 Published

Katherine Vong
Contributing Editor
Toronto, Canada
15. Katherine Vong
Hello! I'm originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba, but I now live in California and am pursuing my MBA degree at UCLA Anderson. I have a marketing background and a passion for editing and media and have... [Full Bio]

Accessible Child Health Records - MotherKnows Provides Parents With Kids' Medical Records Anytime
Pleasant Do-Good Microsites - Energizer PositiveLand Demonstrates Brand's Social Commitment
Virtual Map Car Hunts - BMW 'Signposts' Campaign Has Swedes Looking for a Hidden BMW 3 Series
• 3047 Trends
• 2963 Published

Going Like Sixty

Costa Rica
16. Going Like Sixty
Mark Van Patten is Going Like Sixty. I'm baby boomer man who turned 60 in late 2007. Boomer born in 1947 for search engine optimization. I retired from the newspaper business July 1, 2011.... [Full Bio]

Multi-Lingual Social Media - Crashes Language Barriers
Silky Fair Frocks - Shabby Apple Boutique Releases Green Leaf Line Using Vintage-Inspired Photos
Plus Size Magazine Covers - The Vogue Italia Full-Figured Cover is a Welcome Surprise

Personal Site: goinglikesixty
• 3589 Trends
• 2891 Published

Gil Haddi
Research Expert
Toronto, Ontario
17. Gil Haddi
A graduate from the University of Western Ontario with a BA in Anthropology, I learned how to balance my time and deal with high pressure situations. Along with writing essays I participated in a... [Full Bio]

Pouring the Perfect Pint - The Heineken Bartender Final 2015 Serves up a Winner with Star Factor
Elusive Millennial Manuals - Christopher Anderson Explains How to turn Gen Y into Loyal Customers
Artist Residency Awards (UPDATE) - The 2015 Glenfiddich Canadian Artists in Residence Prize Winner

Personal Site: trendhunter
• 2896 Trends
• 2822 Published

Jamie Danielle Munro
Co-Founder of Couple of Yuppies
18. Jamie Danielle Munro
Jamie Munro is the Co-Founder of Couple of Yuppies, and is also responsible for the video content creation of the site. She is a Trend Hunter graduate, avid beer-drinker and lover of all things... [Full Bio]

Vibrant Bandage Branding - Bandiful Breaks the Mould for Plaster Packaging
Vintage Nut Branding - Parker & Paisley Brand with an Old-School Look
Floral Skin Product Packaging - The Kahuna Skin and Haircare is Perfect for Surfers

Personal Site: coupleofyuppies
• 2647 Trends
• 2599 Published

Technology / Academia
• 2389 Trends
• 2201 Published

Michael Hemsworth
Research Expert
20. Michael Hemsworth
I've got a passion for everything modern and innovative ranging from tech advancements to architectural achievements. When I'm not scouring the net for the latest updates, I'm riding my bike to meet... [Full Bio]

Sensory Satisfaction Calendars - The 2015 Bubble Calendar is For Those Who Love to Pop
Automatic Tea Brewers - The Breville One-Touch Tea Maker Steeps the Perfect Cup Every Time
Battery-Infused Mugs - The EFFIC Mug Can Hold and Charge Your Smartphone Anywhere You Go

Personal Site: mhemsworth
• 2237 Trends
• 2166 Published

• 2615 Trends
• 1973 Published

Jaime Neely
Director of Content & Culture
24. Jaime Neely
My adventure at Trend Hunter began immediately after I graduated from McGill University when I became an intern for four months during the summer of 2011. After the internship ended I was hired on... [Full Bio]

Top 80 Auto Ideas in December - From Tropical Car Fragrances to Foldable Electric Scooters
Top 55 Social Media Ideas in December - From Secure Login Apps to Internet Mentoring Novels
Top 80 Unique Ideas in December - From Brain-Covered Biscuits to LEGO Strip Club Sets
• 2008 Trends
• 1942 Published