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Melanie Gorka

Matchmaker of ideas, Commons11 in Toronto Canada

Melanie is passionate about bringing together ‘maker’ communities and seeing what happens when creative people work together for social good. She achieves this through her work with Random Hacks of Kindness Toronto and Commons11, a social purpose business she co-founded in Toronto, which facilitates experiences and designs technology solutions for complex challenges.

She’s a strategist at heart who lives and breathes tech, and loves thinking about how good design can inform anything.

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Cycles and Happiness

BY MELANIE GORKA
@ VOL 21 ON FEB 19, 2013

Melanie Gorka experienced an accident that had her re-thinking how she defines happiness in her life. She tells us how, in order to work through her personal and professional challenges, she found new ways to approach life through design, data, and cycles to improve her well-being. 

 

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PAST VOL 21

Toronto @ Gladstone Hotel
Feb 19, 2013