Hervey, who will be presenting our elementary and intermediate school programs in French, brings over 18 years of multimedia experience to the White Hatter Team, which includes web technologies, App development, game design, graphic design, video producing and public relations.
For the past 10 years, Hervey Simard has been the Digital Experience Designer for a major law enforcement organization. Hervey’s digital design and implementation of cutting-edge social media strategy has garnered national attention from police departments all over Canada. In 2008, Hervey helped in putting together the social media campaign for the Olympic Torch Run, using Social Media as a communication tool.
Hervey’s experience as a web designer, open source intelligence investigator and an early pioneer of interactive marketing and PR, has made him a highly sought-after speaker to discuss social media strategies, new technologies and security, specifically as it relates the world of policing.
Hervey, who was born and raised in Quebec and fully bilingual, has an extensive background in coaching various sports, especially soccer and downhill skiing, where he coached at top-level. Hervey, who is married to his wife Holly, together have 3 children and in their spare time like to work on their hobby farm.