Jordan Yerman

Jordan has been writing and editing for the web for over half a decade, reaching millions of readers. He has also written long-form fiction and nonfiction. While attending UC San Diego for his degree in Political Science, Jordan picked up acting; he would later attend the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, living in the UK for four years before relocating to New York City. To get by, he has worked as a proofreader, model, technical consultant, HR trainer, sign-placer, sales director, crate stacker, bartender, photographer, real estate broker, and as an exhibit at the Bronx Museum. As an actor, Jordan has performed in the USA,  England,  Scotland,  Germany,  Belgium,  and Netherlands; from stage to indie screen to voiceover, including London's West End.

Jordan has been around the world 2 3/4 times. He was last seen as Editorial Director for Vancouver's own NowPublic. He currently lives in Vancouver and works in New Media. He loves skiing,  snowboarding, cycling,  running, and pub quizzes. 

Developer dollars, community policing, and cruddy "little SROs": the talk at Carnegie Centre

Welcome to the Downtown Eastside, the locus of arguments over gentrification, aboriginal rights, addiction, poverty, and who really runs City Hall.

Vision and NPA woo young voters on the same night

Youth vote targeted for November 15 election.
'Seacycles': Kathleen Corey & Brian Gould

Seacycles: Aerial video of Vancouver bike lanes

Filmmakers Kathleen Corey and Brian Gould showcase Vancouver's new mega-bike lane.
Fred Wah, Anne Makosinski, Kip Fulbeck

Hapa-palooza 2014 celebrates three giants of mixed-heritage

Hapa-palooza honours Kip Fulbeck, Ann Makosinski, and Fred Wah.

Robertson announces $400,000 Breakfast Program funding plan

Mayor Robertson announces $400,000 boost to struggling healthy-eating program.
Hana Pesut: 'Switcheroo'

Hapa-palooza 2014: Explore mixed identity through art, music, and film

Vancouver is at the forefront of exploring mixed culture.
Gregor Robertson as Steve Jobs

Justin Trudeau's birthday wish for Robertson, plus retro photos

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson is turning 50 today and Justin Trudeau sent his birthday wishes in this video: Vision Vancouver  posted some then-and-now photos through its social media...
Vancouver housing

Vancouver housing prices drop (but not for you)

Condos remain "cause for concern".

Enter the Magic Room: Immersive technology for Vancouver's sick kids

When the beaver told me he’d show me some magic, I knew that this would not be an ordinary evening.
Taylor Ho Bynum

Taylor Ho Bynum begins musical odyssey from Vancouver to San Diego

The Acoustic Bicycle Tour: endurance and improv.