Cynthia’s experience in the fashion industry is unparalleled. Her diverse fashion career spans over 20 years working as the creative force behind several Canadian wholesalers, manufacturers & retailers, where she has held positions from designer and buyer to style and fashion director. Armed with a unique industry perspective, she collaborated on developing multiple successful brands. Her work has garnered rave reviews from media & industry insiders, making her a sought after consultant for fashion forecasting & creative direction.
In an age where the right information is crucial for driving innovation in product and brand development, Florek identified a gap in the industry for a personalized approach to style information, and decided to launch “The Trend Office”. A one stop shop specializing in trend research, product development and style direction tailored to specific needs of retailers, wholesalers and designers.
Her list of clients include Rexall, Sears, YM Inc, Home Depot, Fostr, Spinrite, Toronto Fashion Incubator, The Toronto Film School, Ryerson, CTV, Transcontinental Media, Pi Media, Chatelaine & Canadian Living.