Garth von Buchholz, BA, CUA, is a Canadian author, educator, journalist, blogger and social strategist. He has worked across the private sector in small business and industry as well as in all levels of the public service in Canada.

Garth is a certified usability analyst, certified Internet business strategist and certified social media marketer. He has authored non-fiction books such as Setting Up a New Media Business in Canada (2009) and many books of short fiction, poetry and drama, as well as hundreds of articles and review in newspapers and magazines.

Garth has taught communications and digital media courses in advanced education programs at universities in Manitoba and British Columbia. He lives in Victoria, B.C. on Vancouver Island, and currently teaches a social media strategy course at Royal Roads University.

Garth has also travelled in Canada, the U.S., China and South America. He is a photographer and creator of the Ballerina Project Canada.