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IABC Ottawa Senior Communicators: AMA about Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend

[News Release: IABC] The International Association of Business Communicators Ottawa (IABC Ottawa) presents Senior Communicators: Ask Me Anything About the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend Communications. Featuring:  Susan Marsh, Marketing Director, ... read more »

Letter: A balanced approach to festivals

Letter: A balanced approach to festivals

[Link: Ottawa Citizen] Recent media coverage regarding noise complaints at the Ottawa Folk Festival has raised questions about how staging events can impact the community around them. Ottawa is host to hundreds of festivals, special events and ... read more »

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NCC CEO Dr. Mark Kristmanson speaks at the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce

[Link: Canada’s Capital Region] "An economically competitive and sustainable region, building a capital for all Canadians” “Through its ability to plan on a long-term horizon, its commitment to innovation, the quality of its assets and ... read more »

cityOfOttawa

“Can’t Wait to Celebrate!” 2015 Civic Events Funding Program

APPLICATION DEADLINE: FIRST MONDAY IN NOVEMBER 2014

Local not-for-profit organizations such as volunteer-based community or recreation associations are invited to apply ... read more »

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Council approves $100-million Arts Court redevelopment

[Link: Ottawa Citizen] Applause broke out Wednesday after city council approved the $100-million plan to expand the Ottawa Art Gallery and redevelop the Arts Court. The city has also given the art gallery permission to sell naming rights for ... read more »

Ottawa Festivals Fall Seminars

Ottawa Festivals Fall Seminars

Getting the Grant: Unveiling real-world tips and techniques Volunteer Development Meet n' Greet with MPP Yasir Naqvi

GETTING THE GRANT: UNVEILING REAL-WORLD TIPS AND TECHNIQUES

The funding landscape is increasingly in flux and ... read more »

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Statement from the Capital Pride Board of Directors

[News Release: Capital Pride] The following is a statement from the Capital Pride Board of Directors: “Capital Pride is working with its experts to asses documentation surrounding the alleged accounting irregularities that came to light ... read more »

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Art gallery expansion gets committee OK

[Link: Ottawa Citizen] The city’s finance committee has endorsed a $100-million plan to expand the Ottawa Art Gallery and redevelop the Arts Court. It’s also given the art gallery permission to sell naming rights for its new building to ... read more »

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Capital Pride Announcement

[News Release: Capital Pride] Capital Pride is grateful to its many community partners and sponsors, and its Presenting Sponsor the City of Ottawa for making Capital Pride 2014 the best attended Pride festival the National Capital Region has ... read more »

ontarioOTMPC

Supporting Festival and Events to Attract More Tourists

[Link: Digital Journal] The Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation (OTMPC) is pleased to announce 104 festivals and events across Ontario will receive almost $1.5 million in funding through the Tourism Event Marketing Program (TEMP) to ... read more »