SEA The City is your hyperlocal, curated guide to the Emerald City. We live and breathe Seattle’s vibrant spaces, innovative entrepreneurs and uniquely Pacific Northwest events. Born in a coffee shop and fine-tuned over happy hour, SEA The City aims to support and promote the homegrown projects, businesses and people that keep Seattle vibrant.

Let's navigate together. Join us on a voyage to Sea the City.

Aljohn Gaviola (SEA The City Founder)

Aljohn Gaviola, Founder & Photographer

Aljohn is the captain of our voyage. He enjoys exploring Seattle and sharing all its hidden gems with out-of-towners and locals alike. When he’s not gallivanting about the Emerald City with his beloved camera, he’s traveling. Find him: Boarding a flight to Morocco.

Aljohn loves meeting new people. Connect with him for all things SEA The City at aljohn@seattlethecity.com

Coley Santiago

Coley Santiago, Channel Strategist 

Coley is our lookout. She sees the bigger picture, spearheading SEA The City marketing strategy and driving content distribution. Coley grew up in the PNW and knows the local music scene like the back of her hand. Find her: Snapchatting at a music festival.

Want to collab with SEA The City? Contact Coley at coley@seattlethecity.com

China Levy

China Levy, Editor-in-chief

China is our mapmaker. She dreams up SEA The City’s features and editorial content. Hailing from the cornfields of a small town in the Midwest, China has wanted to move to Seattle since she picked up her first Nirvana cassette. Find her: Belting 90s music at karaoke.

Got a story? Pitch China at china@seattlethecity.com