Jesse Hirsh is an internet strategist, researcher, and broadcaster based in Toronto, Canada. He has a weekly column on CBC radio and regularly appears on CBC Newsworld explaining and analyzing the latest trends and developments in technology using language and examples that are meaningful and relevant to everyday life.
For two years, he was the host of an interfaith show on the Rogers and OMNI networks called 3D Dialogue. That show explored all the world’s religions and spiritual paths through interviews with practitioners, gurus, holy people, and cynics regarding their rituals, scriptures, and beliefs (or lack thereof).
He owns and operates the consulting firm Openflows Networks Ltd., which specializes in using open source intelligence to develop internet strategies. Primarily, this involves researching and deploying advanced platforms and interactive campaigns for companies and organizations, both large and small.
Educated at the McLuhan Program at the University of Toronto, his passion is educating people on the potential benefits and perils of technology.