A little about Braden;

Braden Newell is an Apple technologist, cybersecurity consultant, and technology educator based out of Nova Scotia, Canada. His life's mission is to make technology easier to understand. He takes pride in taking complex technical topics and translating them into simpler speak. 

Braden is a Learning Experience Designer at Jamf, an Apple device management and security company, focusing on the organization’s cybersecurity portfolio. Additionally, Braden is the Privacy & Security Lead for Virtual Hallway, a digital health platform improving healthcare by connecting physicians and specialists to lower referral times, helping the company achieve cybersecurity compliance while maintaining user privacy. Braden is also a semi-regular contributor to MobileSyrup, Canada's leading technology and telecommunications publication, covering Apple and consumer technologies.

Braden graduated from Saint Mary's University in 2020 with a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in computing & information systems. He is now pursuing a Master of Business Administration concentrating in innovation leadership at the University of Fredericton. He holds 20 professional certifications, badges, and certificates from organizations such as Apple, Jamf, and CompTIA, among many others. He is also the most recent addition to Junior Achievement of Nova Scotia's board of directors.

Braden is a talented facilitator, a passionate public speaker, and an award-winning videographer. He believes technology can improve every element of our lives, including work, school, social, finance, and health. Feel free to connect with Braden on LinkedIn (/bradennewell) or visit his website (www.bradennewell.ca).


Learning Experience Designer, Security @ Jamf

Privacy & Security Lead
@ Virtual Hallway

Apple Contributor
@ MobileSyrup

Freelance Technology, Cybersecurity, and Management Consultant


Master of Business Administrator, Innovation @ UFred

Bachelor of Commerce, Computing & Info Systems @ SMU

20 Professional Certifications, Certificates, and Badges


Dog Dad

Apple & Cybersecurity

Smart Home

Electric Vehicles & Renewable Energy


Personal Finance & Economics


Karate & Fitness