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Robert Scales
Works at Holistic Hybrid
Attended British Columbia Institute of Technology
Lives in Indonesia
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Happy Friday everyone! A fun video to start your weekend! http://youtu.be/b-jYX-MkmrA "Shit Divers Say" Much love from Bali!
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Want to change your life? Make 2012 a year of discoveries!

Enter to WIN the second Annual Best Dive Job in the World Contest!

Win 7 months in sunny Bali all expense paid. Learn to become a PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) scuba diver instructor - The Grand prize includes a complete set of Aqua Lung dive gear, accommodation, PADI zero to Pro Program, Blue Season Eco Internship Program, plus much more... Blue Season is also giving away "runner up" and "active contenders" prizes as well!

Come enjoy life in Bali, participate in our Project AWARE eco internship, help save the sharks, meet people from all around planet ocean. Dive some of the best sites in the world. See Sharks, Mola Mola, Giant Mantas and 1000s of other marine creature unique to the part of the world!

Did I forget to mentioned that Storm Beer (Bali's only organic micro brewery) sponsors our parties?

(Share and spread the word, who know's maybe we can hang out in Bali sometime in 2012 - Contest deadline is in March 2012)
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Best Dive Job in the World with Blue Season Bali.
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The Best Dive Job is an incredible opportunity for eight candidates to experience world-class diving while training to becoming PADI professional divers. Worth checking out the website if you are considering making diving your next career. http://www.BestDiveJob.com
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Follow Blue Season Bali on Google+ Engage in conversations with PADI Professional Instructors, share your diving stories, learn about scuba diving and life in Bali
Jalan Danau Tamblingan, Sanur 80228, Indonesia
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Finally opted to jump on the bandwagon and set up this Google+ thing... Now can hootsuit make it easier for me to post to my various networks? Otherwise this is just another space to meet the same old people and duplicate content...
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In his circles
340 people
Have him in circles
770 people
Shelley Watson's profile photo
Virtual Assistant India's profile photo
SFU Beedie School of Business's profile photo
Jeff Robbins's profile photo
Christina Cherneskey's profile photo
Ryan Dempsey's profile photo
laura bzowy's profile photo
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Business and Marketing Strategist
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Social Media, Marketing, Business development, Blogging, Photography, Diving, Teaching, Mentoring...
Employment
  • Holistic Hybrid
    Chief Strategist, 2010 - present
    As a Digital Media and Marketing Strategist, Robert work on holistic approaches to help his clients grow their brand, increase their user engagement and add new revenue streams. He achieve this by helping them take on a new look at social marketing, creating effective features and campaigns for them to use, and by training their team members to better understand the growing trends in social sales and internet technologies.
  • Raincity Studios
    Founder and CEO, 2003 - 2010
    Raincity Studios (along with its subsidiary Bryght) helped pioneer the Drupal Service and Hosting industries by actively contributing code, modules and themes to the Drupal Project. The company hosted and sponsored various events (Drupal Camps, Drupal User Groups and Drupalcon) and helped redefined some of the business principles behind the open source and Web 2.0 industries. As the founding member of Raincity, Scales was responsible for the business development and overall company vision. He managed the day-to-day operations: hiring, resources management and training, sales and marketing initiatives, client selections and general company administration. From 2006 until 2010, Robert developed new sales and marketing strategies targeting Fortune 500 companies. He also focussed on asset development, and operation as the company grew. In late 2007, Scales supervised the integration of new corporate assets (Bryght.com) and he travelled extensively to China. In September 2007, he founded RCS Shanghai Inc. a Chinese subsidiary of Raincity Studios Inc. During his time in China (May 2006 to late 2008), he co-founded and co-organized the first Barcamp in China (Shanghai and Beijing - September 2006), helped organized China Open Source Camp, Drupal Camp, and founded the Shanghai Drupal User Group in January 2008. Robert's passion and dedication to building user-friendly online collaboration tools has helped him and Raincity Studios pioneer, innovate and define the Drupal service and hosting industries as we know them today.
  • Vancouver Film School
    Professor, 2005 - 2010
    During Robert's 4 years with VFS, he co-produced several courses for the Entertainment Business Management Program including: - Introduction to Web Technologies - eCommerce Management - Digital Media & Marketing - Project Management As a member of the faculty, he helped mentor 8 intakes of students, assisted his graduates with career planning and internship placement.
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Indonesia
Previously
Montreal, Canada - Shanghai, China - Utila, Hunduras - Ottawa, Canada - Victoria, Canada - Bali, Indonesia - Kho Tao, Thailand
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Chief Strategist at Holistic Hybrid
Introduction

Robert believes in building solid community networks and keeping up-to-date with global and technology trends.

As a marketing strategist, Robert has helped various companies achieve their goals, expend their markets and grow their brands through the use of digital media, social sales and community outreach programs.

He is a digital media executive, he spent the last decade working with emerging media and web technologies such as Drupal, Online Publishing, Social Media, Web communities and Wordpress.

As a photographer and citizen journalist he covered events including Olympic games in Turin, Beijing and Vancouver, the Dalai Lama’s visit to Vancouver and various rock bands and tech luminaries at SXSW and other events.

Winner of a 2006 Canadian New Media Award, Robert taught several courses for Vancouver Film School and has been an advisor on various boards. He participated in the Canada World Youth cultural exchange program as well as various social change workshops and training courses.

Now, Robert is living his dream; mixing digital media and scuba diving as he explore our Ocean Planet.

Bragging rights
“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” - Nelson Mandela
Education
  • British Columbia Institute of Technology
    Digital Media and Web Development, 2005
  • British Columbia Institute of Technology
    Marketing and Communication, 2001
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Scales, Robert Scales, ScubaScales
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Social Media and Brand Management - Web Development and Marketing - Bali, Indonesia

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Project AWARE | GREAT SUBSERVIENTS ACTION | SHARKS IN PERIL
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Blue Season Bali Special fund raiser for project AWARE Sharks in Peril Action. December 2011

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PADI | GREEN STAR AWARD | PROJECT AWARE
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Go green and earn recognition for your conservation practices with the new PADI Green Star Award™

SHARK IN PERIL | PROJECT AWARE | SHARK PETITION WIDGET
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Sign the Project AWARE Share in Peril Petition today and Install the shark petition widget to your website or blog to collect support and si

ECO INTERNSHIPS | BALI GAP YEAR | MARINE CONSERVATION
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Eco Internship programs offered at Blue Season Bali. Learn about Marine Ecology, Marine Resource Management and Project AWARE while diving i

Ceningan Resort, formerly known as The Jetty Resort, is under new ownership. We are currently renovating our facilities for our Grand (re)Opening on Saturday, August 1st 2015. Ceningan Resort is located a seashell throw away from Nusa Lembongan, on the left side of the yellow bridge in the pristine mangroves of Nusa Ceningan. We are a Green Star Award, eco-friendly, PADI 5 Star Dive Resort. (We loved the Jetty Resort so much, that we purchased the place in early 2015)
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The Jetty Resort, is under new ownership and management. They are currently hard at work renovating their facilities for their Grand Opening. Ceningan Resort is located a seashell throw away from Nusa Lembongan, on the left side of the yellow bridge in the pristine mangroves of Nusa Ceningan. They are a Green Star Award eco-friendly PADI 5 Star Dive Resort. Friendly team, great location, quiet.. Just like Bali used to be 20 years ago!
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