On the Progress 1000 list for Design and founder of the Colour in Design Awards. With over 25 years' experience as a colour expert within the fields of design and decoration, she has a unique insight into its power and influence in the creative industries. Marianne heads up the colour team at Dulux and is responsible for delivering 'Colour Futures' global colour trend forecasting to the UK and Ireland interior design industry. Marianne is a skilled presenter and journalist, with experience in radio, TV, journalism and events organisation.
She is a regular speaker at major professional design events, including Surface Design, London Design Festival, New Designers, 100% Design and Decorex plus has recently hosted a series of seminars at RIBA on 'Future-proofing Design'