Tech Trends of 2017: The Future Awaits
A new year is a blank canvas, ready to be painted with new opportunities, players, and ideas. Who will take the lead? Which startup will become the next unicorn? Which social platform will reign? A lot can happen in the next 365, so we’ve polled the RED team to hear what they think will be the next […]
RED Academy Review: Meet Kurtis
Chances are that you’ve had at least one job that you didn’t like. Every time the alarm went off you groaned knowing you’d have to get through the next eight hours. You lived for Friday and loathed every Monday, and never felt passionate or fulfilled. Sound familiar? Well, Kurtis was one of those people, so […]
Virtual Reality, The New Frontier
While this past year saw Virtual Reality become more accessible with the introduction of Google Cardboard and HTC Vive Headsets, the power of this technology has merely scratched the surface. Matt, our Chief Operating Officer, recently shared the vast possibilities this platform has for Canada in The Huffington Post. From forensic investigations to mental health, it’s clear that VR […]
Community Partner: Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland
Community support is an integral component of what we do. Whether in UX, Digital Marketing, or App Development, we pair our students with non-profits, charities, and start-ups to provide them with free services while also allowing our students to build their portfolio. One of these is Community Partner Big Sister of BC Lower Mainland.
The School Fund: November 16th is Match Day!
Did you know approximately 60 million children around the world are denied the right to basic education? This is a huge problem, as education impacts economic growth, employment levels, nutrition, child health, empowerment of women, tolerance, and environmental health. These items are critical to bring equal human rights to all, and to allow countries to […]
Interview with Gautam Lohia, Partner at Apply Digital
With a week left until “Working with Global Brands: an Agency Perspective”, I couldn’t miss a chance to interview amazing panel of speakers to get a deeper insight into Apply Digital, Vancouver-based agency. This interview is with Gautam Lohia, Partner at Apply Digital and advisor to Metalab. Gautam has extensive international experience in digital platforms […]
Logo Design Battle: Meet the Winners!
Earlier this month we hosted our first logo design battle, where students and staff faced off against each other in an attempt to create the best logo for “The Hunk Alert”. Armed with markers and our whiteboards, teams had just one hour to conceptualize and execute a logo. The big winners were Candy, Crystal, and Liam with […]
Interview with Scott Michaels, Chief Strategist at Apply Digital
Ever wondered what it’s like to work in a cutting edge design agency? Our Design Program Director Karina Daukaeva sat down with Chief Strategist Scott Michaels to get the inside scoop…
The Good Stuff is The Next Big Thing
The RED teaching staff are much more than just instructors. When they’re not leading UX , Web Development, UI Design, or Digital Marketing classes, they’re budding entrepreneurs, freelance contractors, or working professionals for some of Canada’s leading agencies (and sometimes all three!). That’s why we’re proud to announce that one of our very own has just […]