Chair, NEXT Leaders' Council || CEO & Co-Founder, Ballistic Arts Media Studios


I am honoured and humbled to be appointed Chair of the NEXT Leaders’ Council. The Council provides a unique open platform for B.C.’s emerging business leaders to engage not only with one another, but also to elevate the fact base on the most pressing issues facing our generation today. It is my intention to continue to raise the profile of the NEXT Leaders, our perspectives, and our priority issues to ensure that B.C. continues to be one of the best places to work, invest and do business globally for future generations.

 We welcome those with initiatives and ideas that will generate economic prosperity in our great province and lead Canada on the international stage. On behalf of our Steering Committee and membership, I invite you to join us as we continue to transform and grow B.C.’s business community.


A native of Coquitlam, B.C., Ted is the CEO & co-founder of the award winning digital marketing agency Ballistic Arts Media Studios. After graduating with a Communication Degree from Simon Fraser University, he co-founded Ballistic Arts in 2002 which now creates brand awareness campaigns, digital and website engagement, and online video content marketing to some of BC’s largest companies. Their client roster spans across the province’s major sectors, includes Aquilini Developments, Vancity, Concord Pacific, RBC Royal Bank, Nature’s Path Foods, BC Egg Marketing Board, B2Gold, Paladin Security, Teekay Shipping, and Vancouver Coastal Health to name a few.