Nick Rockel is a Vancouver-based business and financial writer and editor. Currently editor-in-chief of BCBusiness magazine, Nick is former editor-in-chief of Vancouver magazine and spent several years as articles editor of the Georgia Straight, Canada’s largest weekly newspaper. His work has appeared in many North American publications including the Globe and Mail and Institutional Investor magazine, where he served as a senior contributing editor from 2008 to 2017. An experienced public speaker, a published poet and a keen ocean kayaker, Nick grew up in New Zealand, England and Newfoundland. He has a BA in English and classical literature from McGill University, where his academic awards included the Henry Chapman Medal in classics. Nick is a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors.