Northweather is a digital consultancy creating products and solutions that help you engage your audience.
Bringing over 40 years of experience across our team of expert practitioners, Northweather helps our clients and partners uncover better insights, build better products and increase their marketing return on investment. If you’re looking for assistance with digital advertising, engagement strategy, or a custom built web applications, consider dropping us a line.
Richard EinarsonPresident & CEO
Richard is a strategic marketing and engagement strategist with over 18 years of leadership experience in the technology and communications industries.
Richard has experience in a variety of senior leadership roles with a wide range of responsibilities. His roles have included leadership of large-scale online/social advertising campaigns, strategic marketing and communications, social media and word of mouth promotion, product development, client service, and project management.
Brooke HahnVP CLIENT SERVICES
As VP Client Services for Northweather, Brooke brings over 11 years of marketing, communication, crowdsourcing and project management experience. Brooke’s focus is on client relationship management and strategic advice - applying these to communications technologies – actively working with clients to ensure their objectives are met.
Outside of her client facing role, Brooke also collaborates with the product development team, providing input on corporate strategy and product development.
Chris HuntVP TECHNOLOGY AND CHIEF ARCHITECT
As VP Technology and Chief Architect for Northweather, Chris brings 12 years of software development, architecture design, and team leadership to Northweather development projects.
Chris comes to the team with 5+ years in a SOX-compliant multi-national IT department, as well as 5+ years in a dynamic startup environment. With technical expertise ranging from .NET to MEAN-stack, and WordPress to SharePoint, Chris is able to take a technology agnostic approach to solution designing, and ensure the right tool is used for the job.
Zain VeljiVP STRATEGY
As VP Strategy for Northweather, Zain brings a decade of experience in political, business, and non-profit communications, as well as marketing and engagement. Zain has managed and provided senior counsel to clients in several areas including microtargeting, digital integration, brand strategy, and grassroots mobilization.
Zain is a regular political commentator who appears weekly on CBC radio and television. In addition, Zain serves on the board of the YMCA Calgary, Calgary Reads, and The Canadian Children's Book Centre. He is also a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Shaper community.