In 2011, Sam became a founder, CEO and lead engineer of Pressimus Media. Previously, from 2008 to 2011, he had several managing positions at The University of British Columbia . Between 2004-2007, Sam was a Technology Specialist at XSM Systems Inc and Telus . Prior to that, being a student, he had several contract positions at WorkSafeBC and The University of British Columbia. Sam started working full-time in 1999, having a position of IBM AIX and SP System Administrator at ISM-BC while also working towards completing his degree from Simon Fraser University .