Augment any ad campaign or event with custom AR experiences and social media filters!

When someone says “you don’t deserve a seat at the table”…

Build your own table.

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A simple mission

Better partnerships make better products


Our mission is to foster an environment of creative collaboration where design thinkers and engineers challenge each other to build better solutions.

Without change there is no innovation, creativity, or incentive for improvement.

Representation, inclusion and diversity in tech is not just about optics—diverse perspectives build better products and experiences that speak to more people.


 
 

Our values

It’s not just what we do, it’s how we do it.

 
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Accessible

We want everyone to understand the value of good interactive design, so we skip the jargon and put users first.

 
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Empowering

Representation matters. We believe that a fully realized digital world will support equal opportunity for all.

 
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Disruptive

We question everything, and challenge brands across industries to embrace the unknown in seeking original solutions.

 
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Transparent

We know it’s tricky to layer realities – that’s why we work to make every step of our process transparent.

 

Meet the team

Chrissy Gow

Co-founder, CEO

Her work experience in fashion marketing and operational management in the luxury sector spans China, India, France, Canada, Australia and the UK. She cares about creating inclusive spaces for women in tech, treating clients and partners with fairness and transparency, and believes technology and style should not be mutually exclusive. She moved back to Canada in late 2016, and her previous startup experience includes leading roles at two early stage ventures in Shanghai. She firmly believes AR is going to change the way we interact with products online.

Joscelyn Sevier

Co-founder, cpo

After founding her own illustration studio at the age of 14, she’s used to proving others wrong about the negative assumptions towards youth in business. She’s worked as a Producer and Art Director to release AR/VR titles and Nintendo Switch games. A champion of diversity and inclusion in tech, games and comics, she’s been working with agencies and private clients for the past decade to wrangle complex projects and lift the stigma. In her free time she enjoys playing RPGs, exploring used book stores and walking her rescue pup.

Bijan Vaez

Cto

He's a computer engineer, founder and former CTO of a successful SaaS company. After helping design & develop an award winning mobile computer vision project to detect eye cataracts with just an iPhone 4, he's returning to his roots in pushing the next generation of AR technologies forward. Working out of Vancouver (on a mountain top or coffee shop) he's helping the AAR team prove the next generation of mobile AR tech, and hopefully not smashing phone screens in the process—though his track record may say otherwise.

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Samantha Tomlinson

Product Designer

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Kiana Shavalier

Designer

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Amelia Zhang

UI/UX Designer

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Charles Kieswetter

Audio Visual Director

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Donna Sooroojnauth

3D Generalist

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Linda Zhang

Web Developer

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Join us!

As a female-founded studio, we’re committed to meaningful inclusion.

We cultivate an environment of open collaboration and encouragement, ensuring projects are delivered on scope and on time, without the toxic crunch.

If you’re interested in working with us, email hello@accessar.co with the subject including the job role you’d like to pitch for. Attach your resume, a brief explanation of why you’d like to join our team and examples of your best work.