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raincoaster media and The Cryptosphere go to camp!

May 20, 2015


Social Media Camp, that is! It’s that time of year, kittens: the time when we pack up the Cray, break out the cutoffs, and head to glorious Victoria, BC, to present a talk at Social Media Camp, the premiere conference of its kind in Canada, and that’s saying something. The conference starts with a soft […]

Job in Surrey BC: New Media Manager

December 27, 2012


Got this via a Facebook friend. I’m casual pals with the person who held this job until recently, and I can tell you these are big shoes to fill, but if  you can do it, it’s a great gig. Job Description The New Media Manager is responsible for optimizing the business of the City through […]

Job: Web Manager,

October 3, 2012


Found this one on Twitter somewhere. is a terrific group that has had a major positive impact on Canadian web freedoms. Unless you’d rather be working for CSIS, you want to work for these guys. Great people, too. Web Manager, one of Canada’s most exciting networked not-for-profits, seeks a Web Manager to help […]

Job: Social Media Manager, Blink Media Works, Gastown

October 1, 2012


This job came via LinkedIn, appropriately enough almost like a flashback. Jeez, remember 2006? Didn’t it seem like actually DOING social media would be the way to that income you turned your back on when you refused to go to law school? It’s been many years since Gastown’s tech scene featured the Friday Night beer […]

Job: 365 Days of Eating…in the suburbs!

March 2, 2012


This photo of Richmond is courtesy of TripAdvisor This has been all over Twitter: eat and blog your way through Richmond restaurants and make $50,000 in a year (enough to buy you that car you’ll unquestionably need to get around Richmond). Job Description Are you passionate about food? Are you constantly on Facebook and Twitter? […]

Getting Judgey at Vancouver Startup Weekend

October 4, 2011


Yes, it’s a legitimate excuse for me to judge people! For the second year in a row the organizers of Startup Weekend Vancouver (sponsored by the ever-awesome Kauffman Foundation) and specifically James Karg have asked me to be one of the judges for their Dragon’s Den-style event. By the time the judges see the presentations […]

Beer ‘n Blogs October 21

September 30, 2011


Yep, that’s all she wrote, “she” being Allison Markin, digital doyenne of the Okanagan. And what am I writing, besides this blog post? I’m writing my notes for the two workshops I’ll be leading: Internet Drama for Fun and Profit and the less amusing but also far less likely to end in a plaintive midnight […]