Industry News


Snowfall kicks off Gatineau Park cross-country ski and snowshoe season

[News Release: NCC] Take advantage of early-bird rates on ski and snowshoe passes until December 15 With this week’s heavy snowfall, the cross-country ski and snowshoe season is officially open in Gatineau Park, the Capital’s conservation ... read more »


Government of Canada Issues National Call to Students to Design Canada 150 Logo

[News Release: Canadian Heritage] Canadian students have a chance to "make history" as part of the Road to 2017 The Government of Canada has issued a challenge to all Canadian post-secondary students-be part of "History in the Making" and ... read more »


$HOW ME THE MONEY: How to Fund Your Recording Project

WHAT: $HOW ME THE MONEY: How to Fund Your Recording Project| WHEN: Thursday, November 27, from 7 to 9 p.m. WHERE: Bluesfest School of Music and Art, 450 Churchill Ave. N. WHO: Presented by Bluesfest School of Music and ... read more »


Stars of the City shine at Ottawa Tourism awards

[Link: Ottawa Sun] The city's best of the best in customer service shined at the Ottawa Tourism's Stars of the City awards Wednesday night. In its 19th year, seven awards were handed out during the annual event at the Algonquin College School of ... read more »


Ottawa named to host 2016 Tim Hortons Brier

[News Release] Curling’s biggest event will return to Ottawa in 2016, it was announced today by the Canadian Curling Association. The 2016 Tim Hortons Brier will be staged March 5-13 at TD Place in Ottawa. It’ll be the first time the ... read more »

Bluesfest Sponsorship Seminar Series

Bluesfest Sponsorship Seminar Series

This series will provide participants with tangible takeaways on sponsorship platforms while providing key insight into best practices that can be put into use to execute sponsorship deals and work hand in hand with sponsors. Receive practical ... read more »


2016 Brier expected in Ottawa

[Link: Ottawa Sun] The Brier in Ottawa? Tomorrow morning at 11:30 at TD Place, the CCA is expected to announce Ottawa as the host to the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier. A few months ago the CCA and OVCA signed a letter of agreement securing the event ... read more »


Celebrate Ontario 2015 Reminder and Notice to Francophone Applicants

[News Release] This is a reminder that the application deadline for Celebrate Ontario 2015 is November 6, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. Full program details, including what’s eligible, how and when to apply, and updated Frequently Asked Questions, are ... read more »


Ontario Travel Online Packages Opportunity, the Holiday Campaign

[News Release: OTMPC] The 2014 Holiday Campaign encouraging consumers to give the gift of Ontario (travel packages and event tickets) launches November 24th and will run through to March 2015, targeting the family market in Ontario. Online ... read more »


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 »