Mario is a CAFA and two-time Fashion Magazine award-winning designer who heads up both NOGU and the Daniel Christian Tang brands of jewelry and accessories. Mario also holds the treasurer position for Fashion Group International and is the recipient of the Joe Fresh Center for Fashion Innovation Award 2016. Mario started his career in the field of architecture but quickly moved into fashion, translating his love for design into a multidisciplinary vocation. NOGU / Daniel Christian Tang is a technology-driven luxury jewelry studio that uses state of the art digital fabrication technology and 3D printing to custom manufacture stunning and unique jewelry. They are in the process of creating software that allows consumers to co-design custom pieces easily and quickly and send them print, effectively creating a business model of mass customization instead of mass production.