Who we are...

John Chiasson

The visionary behind Kopano, John is an accomplished videographer, photographer, and well-known musician. Born to be a creative entrepreneur, John sees countless opportunities for organizations and communities to draw the attention or customers and patrons alike with 360° experiences. John is based in the Halifax Regional Municipality and is well-connected in the business and creative communities and often finds ways to bring those together through VR experiences. John believes in the message that Kopano stands for -- unity and community -- and it shines through in everything he does.

Providing an Incredible Experience for Your Customers

When you use 360° video and images on your website, it provides the finishing touch needed to help customers visualize themselves in your space, using your product, or visiting your community. Whether working with communities, businesses, or large-scale operations, John’s experience leads him to the experience that will speak volumes about what you do and how you do it.

The Kopano Team

At Kopano, we don’t just talk the talk; we walk the walk with a team of professionals that help to bring your ideas to life. Collaboration starts by sharing ideas and working to bring those ideas to life. The team at Kopano has been working to drive jaw-dropping VR experiences for years. Our team understands what it takes to bring a project like this to fruition and together, we make it easy for our clients to imagine the finished product and walk you through the entire process with ease.



With an amazing eye for detail and the technical skills to bring those details to life, James brings the customer’s vision to a new level with graphic design skills that shine a light on your brand or experience.



An in-demand musician, James brings years of experience to the soundboard to provide ambisonic audio to our 360° experiences. We all know the right music can dramatically change the way people feel and James is an expert at hitting the right notes.



The glue that holds the operation together, Olivia brings her organizational skills to the team to provide business development, administrative, and operational support. Once an Olympic skier, Oliva understands that the devil is in the details and works hard to ensure client visions are on point.