Our Team

Shannon Emmerson,
Director of Content Strategy

Shannon Emmerson

I get to meet amazing people who do and make cool things. I tell their stories in all kinds of ways on the computer so that people all over the world will be super-excited about getting to know them, too.

Favourite book
Coming Through Slaughter by Michael Ondaatje

Six-word memoir
Paid attention, loved, tried to describe.


  • Teaches SFU Master of Publishing students about cross-platform publishing
  • Launched and grew an award-winning digital media division for Canada Wide Media
  • Developed and managed an internal knowledge sharing team and platform for Electronic Arts
  • Founder of Forge & Spark Media, a Vancouver-based content agency

Deepest fear
Being unable to escape from confines — mentally or physically.