What is SHIFTER?

SHIFTER Magazine was founded in August 2013 to platform talented people and share their views on the world. Today, SHIFTER is a Canadian online Black and urban culture magazine celebrating the best in music, film, television, fashion and sports.

Mailing Address

#310-261 Montreal Road
Ottawa, ON K1L 8C7



Anita Hosanna

Avah Taylor

Vladimir Jean-Gilles

Kevin Bourne is the co-founder and editor of SHIFTER magazine. Born and raised in Toronto, Kevin currently resides in Ottawa with his wife Koliah and their three children. He's a big fan of hip-hop, pop culture, and urbanism and spends most of his time keeping up with the Kardashians.