Cultivating Digital Circles: The Art and Science of Community Expansion

Farhan Mohamed is the co-founder and CEO of Overstory Media Group, a community media organization that creates, acquires, and builds phenomenal community publications. He launched Overstory in 2021, and today the group has over a dozen brands, including The Georgia Straight, Fraser Valley Current, and Vancouver Tech Journal. Prior to Overstory, Farhan was the Editor-in-Chief and co-owner at Daily Hive, helping to grow the company from a passion project to a fully functioning newsroom across Canada. Under his direction, the publication grew from 200,000 monthly unique visitors to over 6.5 million.