“Companies are increasingly adopting new technologies to provide workers with fast access to earned wages instead of following the traditional two-week pay cycle. While the earned wage access (EWA) trend first took off in the gig space, we think EWA will soon revolutionize the entire payroll space.
John has been in communications since graduating from Creative Communications at Red River College Polytechnic in Winnipeg in 1992. He launched one of Canada's first digital-only local news sites called Winnipeg First in 2007, which led to digital editor postings with the Winnipeg Free Press and Edmonton Journal. In 2012 he joined Bankless Times as managing editor, later becoming president and CEO. He and the Bankless Media co-founders completed a sale and exit in August 2021.