January 2019: Designjunction has appointed Mark Gordon as its new show director. He will lead the exhibition’s ninth edition alongside a line-up of board members including Michael Sodeau, Staffan Tollgard and Dian Small. Gordon comes from an exhibiton and media background, having previously worked on Clerkenwell Design Week, 100% Design and Sleep + Eat. “Having admired designjunction for many years from afar, I am thrilled to be working on such a respected and critically-acclaimed event. As the Director, I am committed to nurturing the original spirit of the show, ensuring that it remains a design show for the industry, by the industry,” says Gordon. Designjunction will return to London from 19 – 22 September 2019.