RED Academy

RED Academy is a leading-edge technology school for the designers, creators, developers and digital marketers of tomorrow.


Different than a college or university, BCIT’s approach combines small classes, applied academics and hands-on experience so that you’re ready to launch your career from day one.

The Next Big Thing

The Next Big Thing is a nonprofit foundation that empowers Next Gen entrepreneurs with the peer & mentor network, hands-on learning, work space and technology they need to succeed.

Access Our Medicine

The Access Our Medicine initiative was developed to raise public awareness and engagement in the global problem of access to medicine.


Digital marketing and strategy.

Katie Jeanes is an entrepreneur and digital strategist. Currently, she is the lead digital marketing instructor at RED Academy and also teaches at BCIT. Previously, she worked with Access Our Medicine, a global health initiative to add access to affordable medicine to the UN’s 2015 Sustainable Development Goals. She’s also worked with Hootsuite’s charity, The Next Big Thing as their Head of Digital Strategy. Katie has founded two startups in digital media and fashion tech, and was the first employee at Spring Activator, a tech accelerator for social ventures.

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