Hollywood NIFF
Max Zahedi

Max zahedi

Event Organizer

Max Zahedi
Founder & Organizer



Max’s true passion has always been in the world of cinema and motion pictures. His love for acting ignited during his elementary school days as a stage actor, and it has remained a steadfast interest throughout his life. Max’s most recent performance took place at Centinal Theater in 2019, highlighting his enduring dedication to the art of acting and storytelling.

Max is an accomplished leader and manager with over two decades of experience, known for guiding and managing businesses in Vancouver, British Columbia, toward their goals. His adaptable skills are valuable to firms focused on growth.


He possesses strong leadership and managerial skills, effective communication, and problem-solving abilities. Max excels in strategic planning, budgeting, and policy development, with notable projects like Poker 21 and iTAXI.


Max holds an M.B.A. in Global Management from The University of Phoenix and a B.Sc. in Computer Sciences from Simon Fraser University.

Throughout his career, he has held significant roles, including Director at The Art of Smile Dental Clinic, CEO of Interactive Advertising, and Business Consultant with MTC Consultant Corp. Max’s tenure at the British Columbia Lottery Corporation – Casino Division involved overseeing casino operations and implementing policies.

His wealth of experience and expertise makes Max a valuable asset for any organization focused on growth.