The Team

It takes the daily inspiration of every member of our team to make this dream take flight.


Brent Lane
CEO & Innovator

With a background in new venture feasibility, Brent had a clear vision of what Vivid Theory would ultimately become. He’s spent over a decade honing his technical skills, from design to manufacturing and everything in between.

Brett Jones
CBDO & Energizer

Brett joined the Vivid Theory team in its infancy. He has been focusing on growing an amazing team of like-minded individuals with the ultimate goal of Vivid Theory becoming a true leader in the digital and physical product development space.

Flight Crew

Jordan McCarthy

As our CTO, Jordan aided in the development of both HeyAuto and Vivid Theory's innovative websites. Jordan has been a key player since early days and is now an active leading membe...

Lakin Wecker

Lakin Wecker brings a potent array of skills to any project he is involved with. Lakin has obtained a MSc in Computer Science and is pursuing a PhD in the same field. He is an expe...

Kevin Feddema

Kevin is a computer science graduate from UBCO. He has a passion for understanding how things work, which often leads to deep investment in the theoretical. He has worked on multip...

Greg Chlosta

Greg joins our development team full of passion about new technologies, and startups development. He studied management and production engineering at the University of Technologies...

Jose Portillo

Jose joins our team as a talented self taught UI/UX designer. He has been exploring and studying the world of user interface design for almost 8 years and we are excited to have hi...

Emily MacKinnon

Originally from Nova Scotia, Emily has spent the last 9 years in sales and customer service. A jack of all trades, she has worked from B2B sales to B2C sales and everything in betw...

Randy Shepheard

With over 15 years of experience leading world-class sales teams, Randy Shepheard brings a wealth of industry knowledge. Randy's past successes have been attributed to his razor-s...

Chase Keating

Chase is a marketing strategist with a background in web / application development. He specializes in scaling corporate advertising campaigns and automation processes using digital...

Alfath Zikir

Alfath is a passionate Full Stack Developer who recently graduated from the University of Calgary with a Computer Science degree. Alfath brings a fresh perspective and energy and i...

Benjamin Peterson

Ben is a talented Full Stack Developer who picked up coding and arduinos as a personal passion project, which snowballed into years of experience and appreciation for the craft. Wi...

Ryan Ward

Ryan is a dedicated software engineering graduate from the UofC, interested in full-stack development. He joins our software development team ready to bring as much enthusiasm as h...

Allen Lu

Allen joins Vivid Theory as a Fullstack Developer that just graduated from the University of Alberta in Computing Science with a Specialization in Software Development. He transiti...

Amie Mitchell

Amie is a new media production and design student at SAIT, who is soon to graduate. She is passionate about showing expression and creativity of the world around her through design...

Joel Fraser

Joel is a music producer by trade, having been in the industry for over 15 years. He joined our marketing department as our in-house video producer/editor creating all our amazing ...

Hatem Muhamad

Hatem joins us as a talented software developer. He is a recent U of C software engineering graduate, who enjoys bringing ideas to life through his coding. Hatem is originally from...

Kate Shoren

Kate's past experience includes 11 years in customer experience and administration. Kate started her career working in the banking industry and then moved into government and commu...

Melissa Christensen

As a lifelong learner and detail orientated individual, Melissa brings accounting skills to the Vivid Theory team that she has mastered in other industries and volunteer roles. She...

Fungai Mawoyo

Fungai is a very inquisitive person who likes to figure out by himself or learn from someone else, why things are the way they are or came to be. He is a recent Computer Science gr...

Ummer Zaman

Ummer is Vivid Theory’s talented Software Developer with a passion for the evolution of the digital world. Ummer looks forward to growing with the dynamic development team working ...

Vince Payne

Vince joins our developer team as a SAIT graduate with a certification in Object Oriented Software Development (OOSD). When it comes to software and computers Vince is passionate a...

Yang Zheng

Yang joins our development team as a self-motivated and efficient learner, passionate about coding and problem-solving. Yang has focused mainly in developing in JavaScript and Type...

Yi Zhang

Yi has joined the Vivid Theory team as a talented full-stack developer with a vision to help build the next big thing! He is dedicated to his studies of Nodejs and is excited to ex...

Rebecca (Becca) Corbeil

Becca is originally from Southern Ontario. She has seven years of experience in the social service sector, specifically in mental health and disability. She also recently earned a ...

Andrei Safronau

Andrei has a passion for storytelling and it motivated him to become a designer because he believes everything created through design has some kind of back story. Andrei is a huge ...