David Webb is an award-winning travel writer, magazine editor and adventure photographer based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
PRINT For the past 14 years, David has excelled as the editor of several print publications—today, he is the editor of award-winning explore magazine as well as a contributing editor for British Columbia Magazine. David is also an experienced and engaging travel writer, with hundreds of published articles to his credit.
CORPORATE David is a contract writer for Destination Canada—considered to be the number-one tourism brand in the world.
PHOTO David is also a dynamic travel photographer; his images have illustrated the pages of dozens of magazines and websites. See more here.
ONLINE David is an experienced website content writer and editor as well as a social media influencer. He publishes the popular travel blog, Across and Abroad.com, serves as a contributing editor to explore-mag.com and contributes to several other websites. He is also active on social media, with 4K Twitter followers and 10K Facebook fans (plus Instagram, Pinterest, Google+, Snapchat—always the same handle: @davidebwebb).
FILM & TV David won the exclusive Praxis Centre for Screenwriters Spring Screenwriting Competition and has several screenplays currently being handled by producers in Canada and the US. He has also been in recent development talks with casting agents and producers from major TV networks.
PR David has shared his expertise on TV programs such as CTV News, Urban Rush, Breakfast Television, Underexposed, Associated Press TV and Global TV News as well as radio stations such as 102.7 FM The Peak, CBC Radio One, Mountain FM, The Coast FM and more. David has also been a guest speaker at events/venues such as BC Book & Magazine Week, the Western Magazine Awards Foundation’s “Grilled Editors” panel, Capilano University and he has been interviewed, and his work profiled, by several media outlets.
RECENT NOTABLES British Columbia Magazine wins “Magazine of the Year at the 2017 IRMA Awards; David Webb is a Finalist in the 2017 Explore Canada Awards of Excellence; explore receives Honourable Mention for “Magazine of the Year” at the 2017 National Magazine Awards; David Webb wins Bronze and Silver in the 2016 IRMA Awards; explore is a Finalist for “Best Single Issue” in the 2016 National Magazine Awards; David Webb is a Finalist for a 2015 Explore Canada Media Award of Excellence; explore receives two Honourable Mentions at the 2015 National Magazine Awards; explore wins Bronze at the 2015 Canadian Cover Awards.