Shae Apland

Vice President

Shae can take anything you dream up for your digital experience and turn it into reality. And, if you want, he can sing you an operetta while he writes your website code.

Little Known Facts



A trained bass-baritone, Shae earned his degrees in opera performance and has sung professionally throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe.



Originally from Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Shae waves his Canadian flag as he cheers on his favorite hockey team, the Vancouver Canucks.



Having spent his primary and secondary education in French Immersion schools, Shae speaks French (and for what it's worth, Code) fluently.  


  • Shae leads complex website development with administrative functionality and manages front end digital development and technology support for WORX client partners.
  • Develops customized website plugins and modules to solve unique digital challenges.
  • Shae is the resident Genius Bar, to whom other WORXers call for help when their PCs or Macs are under the weather.
  • Earned Associates Degree in Web Development from Naugatuck Valley Community Technical College (Waterbury, CT).
  • Earned Bachelor's degree in Opera from the University of Britsh Columbia (Vancouver, BC, Canada).
  • Master's degree in Voice Performance from the Manhattan School of Music (New York, NY).
  • Shae resides in Watertown, CT, with his wife Marissa and their two boys Luca & Nico.


Short films on WORX perspectives by the WORXers themselves.

  • Heavy Lifting

  • Prospect

  • "We"