Public Relations Manager
Master of Marketing, Queen Mary, University of London, United Kingdom
Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Ryerson University, Canada
Yidan holds degrees in both Architecture and Marketing and has extensive working and living experience across North America, Europe and Asia. After graduating with a Bachelor degree in Architecture at Ryerson University in Toronto, she worked as an Architectural Designer and Project Coordinator at a couple of practices including four years at Reich+Petch Architects/Design International with key projects in Canada and the United States, both residential and commercial.
Equally passionate about the business side of Architecture and Design, she moved to London, England in 2009 to obtain a Master's degree in Marketing and worked as a Marketing Manager for several IT-focused real estate startups, where she helped expand their business and build their brands.
In the summer of 2015, Yidan moved to Austin from London and joined Matt Fajkus Architecture, utilizing her unique skill set and experience.
Additionally, Yidan created and published her own magazine Atti'quete - a digital lifestyle magazine focused on architecture, art, design, photography, travel and film. The magazine was accredited a press pass at Cannes Film Festival.