Danielle is an award winning creator, innovator, trendsetter, collaborator, brand builder, key-note speaker and founder of experiential design studio True Story Studio .She works with design that is environmentally, culturally and socially relevant. She was named a mover and shaker by Design Indaba, and an Eco-Design Ambassador in Sweden. Her Product Design Company LIV Design was featured at the Rockefeller Center in New York, and in the Cape Town Laneway Project she is re-imagining the unused spaces in the city, re-purposing them into useful engaging, citizen led hubs of activity. She studied Interior Design, Eco-Village Design and Permaculture Design and has over 10 years experience working with local and global Universities and Governments. She specialises in user-centric design, service design and social innovation, and was recently coined a global design expert at Scandinavia’s leading service design conference ‘From Business to Buttons’ in 2017.