CEO & Creative Technologist
As CEO of NGX, Leigh provides valuable insight, direction and business savvy. As our Creative Technologist, Leigh imagines fun and innovative experiences for our interactive technology. Leigh is an honours graduate of Vancouver Film School's New Media Program, has over 15 years of interactive media experience, and is a recipient of the "Canadian Young Entrepreneur of the Year" award. Leigh's restless ambition is to realize the next great interactive idea.
Over a decade of experience in interactive agencies gives Andre the leadership skills and know-how to direct the creative process at NGX. He lives for storytelling, breathes design and eats motion in a very interactive world. Andre has worked for some of the world's largest companies, won some awards and packs a mean creative punch.
Senior Interactive Designer
As our Senior Designer, Justin's passion for design, usability, and interaction comes shining through. Justin is a cool character who has extensive experience in designing creative and engaging interfaces. With a degree in digital art and design from Thompson Rivers University, coupled with his many years of know-how it is no wonder Justin leaves a trail of top-calibre work in his wake. Justin is driven to doodle (and man can he doodle!) and that's just the way we like it.
Interpretive Writer and Content Researcher
Jason is an avid writer, biologist, and lifelong museum geek. With a Master’s of Science in Evolutionary Zoology, he is a published science writer, an award-winning researcher, and a handy dandy dinosaur-skeleton builder! As our interpretive writer and content researcher, he has a keen ability to passionately delve into a variety of topics with ease while transforming dense material into accessible and imaginative educational stories.
As Software Developer, Clint develops our content management systems, client portals, and custom web applications. With a Bachelor of Technology in Network Security from BCIT, a Diploma in Computer Systems, and a Certificate in Web Development, Clint has the formal education to bolster his hands on experience. Clint is also a gamer – and that carries over to creating compelling interactive experiences at NGX.
VP & Project Director
As VP, Jessica thrives in the convergence of design aesthetic, technical knowledge, and interpretive storytelling. Jessica grasps the nuances of a client's business and demonstrates flair for creating remarkable results. As Project Director, Jessica works with our team to ensure our projects stay focused. Armed with a UBC Science Degree and a passion for the arts, Jess is a geek in partial disguise.
With a Film degree and 18 years experience, Laura is a seasoned Project Manager with noteworthy expertise in Educational Content and Multimedia Production. Laura unearths the big picture vision for all stakeholders, and then guides the way forward with a terrier-like drive to remove all obstacles that stand in the way of the project's success.
Marta is a museum geek and a skilled project manager with an eye for design and usability. Marta's PM talents are bolstered by a SFU Communications degree and a graphic design diploma, and she is working on her PMP certification. Marta's creative perspective adds flair to her research and organizational abilities for a strategic approach to our projects.
Senior Systems Engineer
As Senior Systems Engineer, Eric shines with 5 star qualifications: a Diploma in Systems Analysis & Computing Studies, a Certificate in Database Development, an A+ and Network+ Certified Professional (CompTIA), a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Solution Developer (MCSD), and Database Administrator (MCDBA). With 20 years of software development experience, Eric has been a NGX pillar for 11 years. Eric is known as the quiet thinker who is the mastermind behind NGX systems.
VP of Business Development
Thomas demonstrates strong leadership and astute business acumen as VP of Business Development. With an MBA from Sauder School of Business (UBC) and a Commerce degree from McGill, Thomas has the academic background to bolster his experience. With a focus on financial analysis and strategic alliances, Thomas is often found in his pink socks musing over spreadsheets and big ideas.
With a degree in Aerospace Engineering and expertise in robotics and satellites, Kathleen is our rocket scientist Project Manager. Kathleen is adept at technical solutions and brings her hardware savvy to our creative exhibits. Kathleen displays her zest for innovative museum experience, all while getting the job done with prowess.
Diedre is an organized and capable project manager with a degree in Anthropology and a background in tourism. As project manager, Diedre shines by doing what needs to get done when it needs to get done – whether content research, documentation, or QA – all with a delightful sense of humour!
AV Integration Engineer
Paul is our AV Integration Engineer, otherwise known as our handy hardware specialist! Paul boasts a diploma in Electronics Engineering Technology and a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering – with expertise in AV hardware selection and procurement, calibration, testing and troubleshooting. When not tinkering with electronics, exploring new technologies, or building prototypes, Paul enjoys weight training – and is an avid PC gamer!