“Matias is the Founder and Editor-In-Chief of the local music website Ottawa Showbox, and CEO of Showbox Media. He has contributed to Mixtape Magazine, Ottawa Magazine, Where Ottawa, and was the Music Editor of Herd Magazine. Showbox, nominated for the Canadian Blog Awards in 2014, has become a go-to news source for local music in Ottawa. Matias is driven to build connections and bridge together Ottawa’s arts scene and the public to strengthen the city’s cultural identity.
Matias grew up in London, Ontario, where he completed his MA in Political Science at Western University. He moved to Ottawa in 2008, and currently lives in Centretown with his plants and record player.”