Joyce Lo is the co-director of the Drake General Store which since it’s launch has ballooned into more than a hotel lobby gift shop for The Drake Hotel. Her unique vision is now available at seven locations including in-store shops at select Hudson’s Bay locales. She’s ridden an enviable wave of business growth all while having two little ones and says making it work is in her genes.
Sandra’s LinkedIn profile includes the Club Monaco design store Caban, Joseph Mimran and Associates and House & Home Media. Her hoostpah for design and details would eventually evolve into her own Toronto-based store called La Merceria, which she opened with her husband, Marcelo, in 2008. The store shows-off their rustic yet refined aesthetic in South American ceramics, enamels and decor.