Shane Schick


Shane Schick tells stories that help people create value with information technology. He is a technology columnist with Yahoo Canada, the editor of CommerceLab, an editor-at-large with IT World Canada, the editor of Allstream’s expertIP online community and the editor of a U.S. magazine about mobile apps called FierceDeveloper.

Shane was previously IT World Canada’s Vice-President, Content & Community (Editor-in-Chief), leading a digital first strategy that included a transition from print publications to online portals and magazines. Shane regularly speaks to CIOs and IT managers at events across Canada about how they can contribute to organizational success, and comments on technology trends as a guest on CBC, BNN, CTV and other programs.

A former columnist with the Globe and Mail, Shane has been recognized for journalistic excellence by the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance and the Canadian Online Publishing Awards, where he has also served as a judge.