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  • Strategic Services Consultant turned Director of Marketing @ non~linear creations
  • Educator and program co-ordinator @ Algonquin College
  • Founder and co-organizer of Case Study Jam
  • Rec-level ball hockey goalie (very rec level)
  • Director at Large and house league coach with OCMHA
  • Strategic communications professional for a handful of organizations, companies and agencies
  • MediaScout columnist for Maisonneuve magazine
  • Bassist for a moderately successful folk-punk band
  • Student journalist and editor
  • Freelance media analyst and writer
  • Co-host of The Contrarians podcast

Strangely-eclectic early career gigs

  • ‘Celebrity’ guest judge at a drag pageant
  • Telephone surveyor (for 1 day)
  • Purveyor of big and tall menswear
  • Slinger of soft serve ice cream treats
  • Pulp mill line worker
  • Volunteer backstage theatre technician (ask me what dirty word I heard a popular children’s entertainer say!)
  • Nominee for Chancellorship of Carleton University (what do you get when you cross an open call for nominations and a band of mischievous friends? You guessed it!)
  • Scott Paterson

    I like the format of your About page. I could never quite figure out how and what to write on mine, so I never bothered. I think I’ll have to borrow this concept. :)

  • joeboughner (Joe Boughner)

    Twitter Comment

    @jesgood I’m not part of the w2p community but good list of my strange occupations / gigs here, if you’re interested: [link to post]

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