Alex Saltman, General Manager
Alex grew up with a love for technology. He was 5 years old when his family bought its first computer. Ever since, he has immersed himself in the field, cultivating a broad set of skills. Before moving to Grande Prairie, Alex pursued academic studies in music, mathematics, and computer science at UBC and UNBC.
Moving to Alberta in 2003, Alex found employment in the petroleum industry as an IT manager and programmer, where he stayed for five years. He then transitioned to full-time employment as an IT consultant where he also stayed for another five years before making the move to lead Saltmedia full time. As a Microsoft Certified IT Professional Virtualization Administrator, Alex has high-level network administration skills suitable for small business as well as for enterprise infrastructure. He is also adept in HTML, web programming, and database administration. Alex helps keep Saltmedia current, leading the industry through research and development into the latest web technologies and trends.
Alex participates in the community by playing clarinet in the GPRC wind ensemble and volunteering for various Canadian health associations. As an avid outdoorsman, he spends his free time exploring remote and beautiful locations across Alberta and BC.