join the team creating
Canada’s leading events 

For a decade, Embrase—the company behind Startupfest, FWD50, Scaletech, Resolve, Pandemonio and the Elevator World Tour—has earned a reputation for unexpected approaches to compelling content. From a pitch contest in the Eiffel Tower, to a panel of grandmother judges, to unique interactive formats, to online spatial networking, to gatherings on tropical beaches, we reimagine what’s possible.


current positions

Wordpress and Web Developer

Full time | Starting February, 2021

The Wordpress and Web Developer designs, programs, and maintains the online presence of conference web properties such as FWD50 and Startupfest. The basic tasks involve building and maintaining the Content Management System (CMS) for these events, but also extending the CMS to make the management of events more efficient and differentiated.

The role involves daily use of task management systems (Slack, Wrike) and handling inquiries from the event team related to the website, as well as participating in 1-2 meetings a week either in person at Embrase offices or via video/audioconference.


You’ll have three main jobs: Managing event websites; training others to use what you’ve built; and creating new functionality atop Wordpress.

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