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Who We Are

Meet the team that’s redefining the world of online media.

 Our primary office is located in Vancouver, Canada.


Jeff Desjardins

Founder & editor-in-chief

“We are willing to be misunderstood for long periods of time.”

–Jeff Bezos

Nick Routley


“In a world deluged by irrelevant information, clarity is power.”

–Yuval Noah Harari

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Iman Ghosh

Writer, General interest

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”

–Anaïs Nin

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Jenna Ross

Writer, Money + Markets
“Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.”
–George Addair

Nick LePan

writer, natural resources

“Don’t be afraid to make a mistake, your readers might like it.”

–William Randolph Hearst

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Katie Jones

senior editor, branded content

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”  

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Dorothy Neufeld

Writer, money + markets

“The beginning is always today.”

–Mary Wollstonecraft

Marcus Lu

Writer, money + markets

“This is your life and the clock is ticking.”  

Phil McGraw

Omri Wallach

Writer, General Interest
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Aran Ali

Writer, Money + Markets
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Carmen Ang

Carmen Ang


“Questions you cannot answer are usually far better for you than answers you cannot question.” – Yuval Noah Harari

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Raul Amoros

Director of Content

“Become the best in the world at what you do. Keep redefining what you do until this is true” – Naval Ravikant

Niccolo Conte

Writer, Elements
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Melissa Haavisto

Creative Director

“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” 

–Milton Berle

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Bennett Slater

Senior Designer

“No harm ever came from reading a book.”

–Evelyn Carnahan
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Clayton Wadsworth

Motion Graphics / Designer

“Just go. Go. Go! I don’t care how. You can go by foot. You can go by cow.” 

–Dr. Seuss

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Harrison Schell


“An expert is a person who has made all the mistakes that can be made in a very narrow field.”

–Niels Bohr


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Amy Kuo


“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.”


Joyce Ma


“A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” 

Lao Tzu


Miranda Smith

Junior designer

“The world always seems brighter when you’ve just made something that wasn’t there before.”

Neil Gaiman

Amy Realey


“Make it simple, but significant.”

–Don Draper

Sabrina Lam

junior designer

“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” 

–Albert Einstein


Salina Vuong

Account Director

“You will never find time for anything.

If you want time, you must make it.”

–Charles Buxton

Andy von Hirschberg

VP of marketing

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Christine Shiels


“The most damaging phrase in the language is: It’s always been done that way.”–Grace Hopper

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Jan Moir

Business Development

“If you can dream it, you can do it.”

–Walt Disney

Georgia Tucker

Business Development

“I never lose. I either win or learn.”–Nelson Mandela

Lydia Adeli

Research Assistant

“The root of misinformation is misunderstanding. Do you understand what I’m saying?”


– Anonymous

Joanna Forbes

account Manager

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Parneet Sidhu

account coordinator

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Linda Peng

senior account manager

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Michelle Takenaka

Digital Marketing Specialist

“Instead of seeking new landscapes, develop new eyes.

–Marcel Proust

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Aurelia Aritanto


“If you really want to do something you’ll find a way, if you don’t you’ll find an excuse.

–Jim Rohn 

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