Evan Solomon is the co-founder and executive editor of Shift magazine. He is also the host of the CBC Newsworld program Hot Type and the former host of the CBC Newsworld show FutureWorld. Solomon has worked as a journalist and writer throughout North America and Asia and has been nominated for both National Magazine and Gemini awards. His first novel is Crossing the Distance. Evan Solomon lives in Toronto, where he is at work on his next novel.