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. 

Vancouver City Hall live blog: the future of food trucks

New street-vending by-law will affect how curbside business gets done. Also, hot debate on a development at Seymour and Helmcken, and improving transparency on Council voting records.

Even real estate consultants hate condo towers: Eco-density discussion in Grandview

If you think an urban planning professor hates condo towers, wait 'til you hear the professional real estate consultant.

Greenest City 2020 town hall meeting with Andrea Reimer: Identifying the city's worst enemies

Profanity, urbanity, and cost-of-living insanity: An evening in Railtown with Andrea Reimer, Trish Kelly, and Wes Regan.

Western Front auction: East Van art powerhouse looks to the future

The idea is to make Western Front a permanent part of the East Van landscape which it has helped define.

Late Nite Art: Igniting the spark of change

Discovering creativity and making a mess: This is where change comes from.

Raw video: Whistler Peak2Peak gondola BASE Jump

Insane BASE Jump over Fitzsimmons creek. Must-see video.

45,000 Chinese millionaires left hanging as Canada ends wealth-based immigration scheme

Ottawa poised to close a visa programme that has flooded Vancouver with money.

Vancouver got played: BCLC CEO Michael Graydon defects to Paragon Gaming

Critics of casino expansion may now safely say "I told you so."

Vancouver's transit system needs a face

How do you get people to love a transit system? Give it a friendly face.

A cat café in Vancouver: The fuzzy face of economic diversity

Michelle Furbacher wants to put Vancouver on the cat café map.