John Macfarlane will be stepping down as Editor at the end of 2007. She named Senior Editor Sarah Fulford as his successor.
An eight-year veteran of the magazine, Fulford is a recognized talent, having won gold and silver National Magazine Awards for her writing as well as editing more than a dozen award-winning features and columns for Toronto Life. Promoted to Senior Editor in 2003, Fulford was responsible for scouting exciting new writing talent and developing a number of successful special editorial projects. At the same time, she established herself as a freelance writer for newspapers and magazines. Prior to joining Toronto Life in 1999 as associate editor, she was an assistant editor at Elm Street. The 33-year-old is married to novelist Stephen Marche and has a 19-month-old son.