Co-founder at The Art Party: I have 10+ years of digital and content marketing experience, mostly in tech, SaaS and financial services. I’m a Google Local Guide with +5 million photo views in Vancouver, Canada since 2018. I’m also a co-founder of our non-profit The Art Party, co-producing and co-promoting +30 live events. This included digital IMPACT Festival with a reach of 1.7 million and over $23,000 raised for good causes.
In response to COVID-19 bans of large gatherings, IMPACT Festival, non-profit partners and sponsors co-produced virtual festivals to unite the world to maximize our collective impact. We achieved this by promoting songwriters, musicians, artists and DJs!
Alongside these creatives on Twitch TV and our 3D Virtual World of 10 million active users, IMPACT Festival hosted Zoom workshops, such as yoga, Kirtan, healing, live art demos, vegan food and more!
Business & Life Coach: I am fully committed to shifting your business into the next level. My decades of experience will reduce your stress and allow you to make the best decisions confidently. In the last 10 years, I’ve chosen more abundance by serving passionate and like-minded people. Co-creation has many benefits, from the collective consciousness of community, to our very unique and shared skill sets, while constantly redefining originality from massive internal work. The pleasure of creating with passionate individuals that feel like family is your choice now.
With my assistance, you will transform your plans from “someday, maybe” into “no time at all.”
Our Services Include: Budgeting & Finance, Strategic Planning, Energy and Land-Use Efficiency, Supply-Chain Management, Computers & Technology and Psychological Reintegration into Yourself.
Bob has been shooting all over the world for many years. His first camera was a Pentax K1000 film camera for a student exchange trip to Japan. He is now an expert on almost any format of camera and lighting system and continues to perfect his techniques even today.
While still in high school he started volunteering as a photographer at Monday Magazine and was taught by Mike Gluss, the head photographer at the magazine. Mike has worked in Toronto, Montreal and New York for many years servicing the magazine, commercial and fashion industry before heading up the photo department at Monday Magazine.
Bob then opened a photographic production studio in Vancouver before moving to Toronto to work with some for the top photographers in the industry. He worked for Skip Dean, Struan Campbell Smith, William Santillo, Yuri Dojc and many others as a senior assistant and lighting specialist. After six years of shooting in Toronto, he returned to Vancouver to start a school of photography with Mike Gluss and Kriss Kann.
He helped start the Western Academy of Photography. It was created to teach beginners to advanced amateurs on how to understand photography as a profession. The school held advanced workshops with top professionals from all over North America.
Bob worked as a photographer, designer and creative director in Asia for 14 years. He worked and shot in; Japan, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Thailand. He now lives and shoots on the West Coast of Canada but does travel the world on assignment when needed.