ABOUT KIMIYA

Kimiya Shokoohi is a writer and video journalist whose work spans across four continents.

 

Kimiya was a part of the core digital team that launched the Olympic Channel in 2016, and the West Africa-based team that worked on the BBC World Service Africa expansion project. In 2019, Kimiya incorporated KIMIYASHO Productions Ltd. from Greater Vancouver.

 

Kimiya's international work dates back to the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games where she was brought on board as the first "IOC Young Reporter." Kimiya had her first by-line published in the Vancouver Sun in 2008.

 

Kimiya was born in Tehran, Iran. Today, she lives in Greater Vancouver with her adorable cat Parsa.