A powerful tribute to Patrice Vincent and Nathan Cirillo
By October 25, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

A powerful tribute to Patrice Vincent and Nathan Cirillo

The opening ceremonies at the Ottawa RedBlacks game included a powerful tribute to fallen soldiers Patrice Vincent and Nathan Cirillo and a communal singing of O Canada.

Ottawa Centre candidates on digital in their campaigns
By May 25, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Ottawa Centre candidates on digital in their campaigns

A video collage of insight from Ottawa Centre candidates sharing their views on the role digital is playing in their campaigns and in democratic engagement.

Ottawa Centre candidates in Ontario election
By May 2, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Ottawa Centre candidates in Ontario election

Looking for the online outposts for Ottawa Centre candidates in the current Ontario provincial election? Here you go!

Keep your smartphones on (MNC2014)
By February 28, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Keep your smartphones on (MNC2014)

Manning Centre Director of Communications Dave Quist asks the MNC2014 audience to use their smartphones during the conference.

Seven important tips for crisis communication in the digital age
By September 19, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Seven important tips for crisis communication in the digital age

The reality in the digital age is leaders and organizations are often judged by how they respond online during a crisis.

There’s something more
By May 14, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

There’s something more

There’s something more to communication… a ghost in the machine which makes the difference between content free speech and messages which resonate with audiences.

How Social Media is Changing Politics and Reporting at CJFJtalk (2 of 2)
By March 29, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

How Social Media is Changing Politics and Reporting at CJFJtalk (2 of 2)

Some of the many key points raised by MPs Megan Leslie (NDP) and Marc Garneau (Liberal) and Mayor Jim Watson on the CJFJtalk political panel on social media.

Ottawa event calendar
By February 5, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Ottawa event calendar

Three professional development and networking events in the Ottawa area over the next month.

CreatorCamp Ottawa 2012 is this Sunday
By November 16, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

CreatorCamp Ottawa 2012 is this Sunday

Exploring the creative process across disciplines: audio, photo, video, fabric arts, cooking, woodworking, sculpture, painting, poetry, stories, books, etc.

Ottawa phone scam attempting to siphon $300 from victims
By September 15, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Ottawa phone scam attempting to siphon $300 from victims

A crime involving a car we don’t own never took place. And a “kind” caller told me if I don’t pay $300 by midnight, I’ll have to pay $600.

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How Mazda did rings around Saturn
By September 9, 2012 3 Comments Read More →

How Mazda did rings around Saturn

Those days are gone my friend. I thought they’d never end.

Posted in: Rambles
Two forms of public affairs storytelling
By August 30, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Two forms of public affairs storytelling

To be seen as relevant, journalists and content creators must be attentive to online chatter and be able to tell stories to their audiences in short segments — digestible sizes with the most important-in-the-moment information.