Meet OUR TEAM

Our team of highly skilled digital marketing professionals are here to drive traffic to your business. We’re been bringing you page 1 results since 1996!

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Shawn Moore
Founder

Shawn Moore

Likes: castles, hiking, travelling, going to the gym, reading, swinging in a hammock.
Dislikes: overly sweet martinis.
Fun Fact: He loves going from 0-60 in less than 4 seconds.

He started ThinkProfits in 1996 with his first multi-million-dollar web development contract with a national telephone company to combine all 52 Yellow Page books into a searchable database more than 2 years before Google came out.

With a mission to “make the Internet profitable for his clients” through internet marketing and search-engine-friendly web development, Shawn has implemented effective online strategies for over 3000 companies to help them successfully expand into regional, national, and global markets.

For over 25 years, Shawn has been harnessing the power and reach of the internet to achieve outstanding profits and over $3B in business growth for his clients and his own businesses.

Shawn is considered one of the top internet marketing and SEO experts in North America and is sought out by professional educators for advice. Shawn has spoken at various internet marketing seminars/conferences and TEC CEO leadership groups across North America. Shawn’s address was sold out at the largest global search engine marketing conference (SES Conference & Expo) in Silicon Valley.

Shawn’s passionate, positive, and forward-thinking technology leadership, combined with being a true “people person”, ensures innovation, creative energy, and inspiration to his businesses, clients, and teams.

His established reputation for results and remarkable client testimonials has attracted business attention from around the world. His experience in managing and growing his clients’ businesses, as well as his own through the most challenging of business climates, spans the 2000 dot com crash, 2008 global financial crisis and the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic is remarkable.

He has also received several accolades throughout his business career:

· Nominated for Canada’s Top 40 Under 40
· Nominated for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award
· Winner of the Surrey Business Excellence Award
· Winner of the Coquitlam Entrepreneur of the Year Award
· Selected by the Canadian Government Trade Commission in 1997 to represent Canada at the Washington Software Alliance.
· Grew a retail consumer electronic retail company from $2 million to $15 million in annual revenue.

Shawn has remained focused on constructing a team of dedicated, skilled, and creative professionals who, like himself, commit their complete energy to the needs of their customers, big and small, with his “Client for Life” philosophy.

Clarissa Parachnowitsch
Operations Manager

Clarissa Paranowitsch

Likes: beer, tea, video games, crocheting and cooking. Dislikes: wash cloths, spiders, mushrooms, and being stuck behind slow walkers. Fun fact: she's slowly trying to get through the 1001 Books to Read Before You Die list.

Clarissa has over 10 years of experience with office and operations management. Prior to joining ThinkProfits she lived in Windsor, Ontario and managed a small janitorial company, as well as worked in the healthcare environment. Her varied work experience gives her the versatility required to carry out the role of operations manager, which encompasses everything from administrative work to payroll to project management. Clarissa is an expert multitasker and is dedicated to ensuring an exceptional client experience.

When she isn’t running all things behind the scenes here at ThinkProfits, she can be found enjoying a craft beer with her hairless cat Runa.

Alicia Cloutier
Project Manager

Alicia Cloutier

Likes: Cocktails, gardening, coffee, swimming, camping, and sushi
Dislikes: Any bug that flies and being stuck in traffic
Fun Fact: She volunteers with a local dog rescue and foster dogs; doesn’t get much better than that!

Alicia is a BBA graduate from the Okanagan School of Business with a major in Marketing. She offers a wide range of skills from her background in administration, finance, and customer service across various different industries. Her primary motivation is to support clients and look for new exciting opportunities to grow their business and achieve their goals. Alicia is committed to providing exceptional customer service and ensuring projects are completed efficiently and on budget.
On the weekends you’ll find Alicia sipping iced coffee and talking to her plants.
Mike Giles
Senior PPC Manager

Mike Giles

Likes: baseball, dogs, fishing, snowboarding, lakelife & music. Dislikes: Nasty eating challenges. Can’t even watch. Fun Fact: Once played a 24 hour softball tournament on the field at Rogers Center.

Mike loves getting lost in the analytics. Using real-time data to make optimization decisions on PPC campaigns, he works tirelessly on getting the client's best ROI. From campaign inception to landing page conversion optimizations, Mike leaves no stone unturned when it comes to optimizing his client’s accounts.
Cara Crowley
Web Designer & UI/UX Specialist

Cara Crowley

Likes: travelling, restaurant outings, weekend adventures, photography, fresh strawberries. Dislikes: early mornings, snakes and spiders. Fun fact: She absolutely loves flying and has been to 26 countries so far.

Cara Crowley is a graduate from BCIT’s New Media Design and Web Development program. She brings a wealth of knowledge in user-centred design, information architecture, graphic design, content writing and social media. She approaches her projects from a customer-first view, and is always looking to provide the best experience for the end user. Cara’s methods stem from a strong background of customer service within the hospitality, hotel and airline industries. She looks forward to bringing your project to life.
Caine Ruckstuhl
CEO

Caine Ruckstuhl

Likes: dogs, wine, scuba Diving, camping, electric scooters Dislikes: house centipedes
Fun Fact: He used to DJ and own a Technics 1200

Caine is the CEO for ThinkProfits, a digital marketing agency based in Vancouver Canada. He is focused on growing the agency and working with the largest HVAC and manufacturing brands throughout North America. Caine is an award-winning marketer with 18 years of progressive B2B & B2C experience. His experience includes global marketing in healthcare, HVAC and UV-LED disinfection. He also has a Bachelor's Degree in Law from Carleton University. In addition to being a dedicated marketer, Caine is an animal lover (just ask his 3 dogs and 2 budgies). He loves outdoor activities, especially scuba diving and riding his electric scooter that can go 50 mph.
Nick Swanson
Account Advisor

Nick Swanson

Likes: chicken wings (honey garlic is #1), mojitos, hockey (Canucks obviously), basketball (go Raps!), football (Steeler Nation), long walks with his favourite girl (his pomchi Khloe). Dislikes: spiders, heights, spiders, lack of Canucks playoff success, spiders. Fun fact: his first job was livin' the Canadian dream by driving a Zamboni at age 16.

Nick has over 7 years of experience in account management and marketing. Prior to joining the agency Nick has worked in both print and digital marketing, launched a social media app downloaded over 75k times, managed and grew a supplement company to a buyout, and organized a hockey program to allow a group of minor hockey children from China to come to Canada for 3 weeks to practice as well as play in tournaments. Nick knows the importance of digital marketing and uses that knowledge to carefully craft programs designed to exceed expectations.
Marc Pilon
SEO Specialist

Marc Pilon

Likes: Board games, comic books, nerd culture, scotch, stout, meaningful conversations.
Dislikes: Mushrooms, black licorice, the colour taupe.
Fun Fact: He bought where's waldo socks and misplaced one of them for 3 months.

Marc began his career as a content creator and on-page SEO analyst. Following this, he sharpened his skills in technical SEO at a web hosting company before becoming an agency SEO specialist. With nearly 10 years in the field, he brings an extensive skill set to his position as a Sr. SEO at Think Profits. Having a Masters in Philosophy, his critical thinking, research and problem solving abilities provide the mental dexterity to overcome almost any SEO related obstacle. Being a Montrealer he also brings a little French Canadian culture to an already diverse Vancouver based company.
Rose Morris
Senior Marketing Content Writer

Rose Morris

Likes: books, art, food, swimming, naps, Leonard Cohen. Dislikes: when you think something is chocolate but it's actually carob. Fun fact: she knows how to shear a sheep.

Rose Morris holds a Master of Arts degree in English and has a background in freelance journalism. With nine years of experience as a professional editor and content creator for multiple websites, books, and magazines, Rose is skilled in writing versatile copy for all different venues and industries. Her writing philosophy revolves around clarity, accessibility, and inclusivity.
In addition to working with ThinkProfits, Rose serves on the board of directors for a local literary journal and writes creatively in her spare time. She is passionate about writing and loves working with clients to bring their company’s voice to the page.
Aleida Brink
Social Media & Email Marketing Specialist

Aleida Brink

Likes: Adventure, plants, yoga, snowboarding and comics. Dislikes: watermelon, mosquitos, and plastic. Fun fact: She was bitten by a bat once, didn't turn into a vampire...disappointed.

Aleida is a social media and email marketer with 3 years experience under her belt. She’s passionate about building relationships between brands and their customers and loves creating engaging content that facilitates this. Outside of work you’ll find her exploring new places, practicing yoga and watching Marvel movies.
Brittni Woodson
President

Brittni Woodson

Likes: wine, yoga, DAVIDsTEA (favourite chocolate chai), travelling and cooking. Dislikes: spiders and any sort of bugs.
Fun Fact: she's an adrenaline junkie -- bungee jumping, skydiving etc.

Brittni Woodson has 10 years of experience running business operations within the digital marketing industry. Brittni is Think Profits’ president and CEO and is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations for Think Profits. In addition to her operational duties, Brittni is also a project Manager and is responsible for ensuring that projects are completed seamlessly. Brittni excels in customer service, project management, HR, and accounting.

Whether you are looking to purchase a domain name or would like to enlist our full schedule of services, Brittni is here to ensure your Think Profits experience in unparalleled. She looks forward to serving with your team to meet your marketing goals. Brittni is vigilant in ensuring that each of your projects, whether small or large, are handled with care, done on time, and handled within budget.

Jenna Borle
Senior Project Manager

Jenna Borle

Likes: Dogs, Wine, To-Do Lists, Lakefront Cruising, Hikes, and Caffeine
Dislikes: Project delays, spiders, leaving my dog to go to work every morning.
Fun Fact: Her family makes up one big band and they like to jam together.

Jenna is the project manager at ThinkProfits.com. She holds a BBA from the Okanagan School of Business with a major in Marketing and Advertising and has 5+ years of project management and marketing experience across a diverse set of industries. Jenna is your dedicated project manager to keep projects on track, ensure that all work is done as efficiently as possible and held to a high standard of quality. She is always there for clients to provide full visibility, reports on progress and budgets, and recommendations for better performance.
Justin Manning
SEO Specialist

Justin Manning

Likes: dogs (animals In general), sports, foodie, the colour green, adventure. Dislikes: drivers who hover over their brakes, calamari, flying, small elevators

Ian Yin
Web Developer

Ian Yin

Likes: games, buddhism, natural scenery, frame drum, horror movies, paranormal things, stories and history. Dislikes: dense phobia. Fun fact: poor memory for passwords, always has to hack himself to login.

Ian is a senior web developer with many years of experience within the industry. He's skilled in new web technology and has built plenty of websites. With the majority of his projects in WordPress and Shopify, he's no stranger to customizing themes to suit client needs. He's passionate about custom code, debugging, and bringing websites back to life. In Ian's spare time, he is a game master.