books on the radio

About Sean Cranbury

Kicking it at TEDxVancouver. Photo: Kris Krug.

Sean Cranbury is the host of Books on the Radio and co-organizer of the W2 Real Vancouver Writers’ Series, the Advent Book Blog and BookCamp Vancouver among other things.

Sean has been in the book trade since ’89 as a bookseller, events coordinator, marketer and managing editor.

He is currently on Faculty at the Simon Fraser Summer Publishing Immersion Program.  He will again be speaking on Digital Rights Management.

Sean speaks publicly on how organizations can use social networking tools to build communities, improve communication, increase collaboration and broaden product awareness.

He has spoken on topics such as Copyright in the Digital Age as well as Digital Rights Management vs the Inevitability of Free Content at Simon Fraser University.

His 48 Hour Interview with Hugh McGuire entitled the Future of Publishing was commissioned by Open Book: Toronto and was picked up, discussed and debated by several influential technology and publishing websites including the O’Reilly Radar.

For a fun look at Sean’s ‘True Personality’ check out his answers to Open Book Toronto’s Proust Questionnaire.

Sean lives in east Vancouver.


2 Comments so far
Leave a comment

[…] had approximately 275 people attend this year. Vancouver’s Sean Cranbury was the absentee 276th attendee. He went the distance on twitter annotating, broadcasting and […]

Pingback by INDEX // mb - BookCamp Toronto 2010 (#bcto10) Roundup

[…] guest Sean Cranbury endorses Sonja Ahlers’ The Selves and Joshua Dysart’s Unknown […]

Pingback by Sonja Ahlers’ The Selves and Joshua Dysart’s Unknown Soldier — Enthusiasticast Episode 17 |

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: