The Ottawa 2017 Bureau will invest $250,000 in a marketing and outreach campaign to boost the city’s festivals throughout Canada’s 150th birthday year, Mayor Jim Watson announced Thursday.
For nearly a decade, Pat Kelly tried to entice business to Ottawa’s downtown convention centre as its CEO. Now, he’s on the other side of the table.
A local company that is taking advantage of federal tech testing programs also got a boost from last week’s GTEC conference in its bid to spread its form-streamlining software throughout the federa
In the shadow of the federal election, more than 4,000 people are expected to converge on the Shaw Centre for the GTEC conference and exhibition this week.
Some of North America’s leading entrepreneurs and high-tech trailblazers will converge in the capital Monday for a conference aimed at promoting diversity in the technology sector.
Centre of attention: New Shaw Centre CEO believes Ottawa can live up to title of 'Canada's meeting place'
The Shaw Centre’s new boss definitely can’t be accused of setting the bar too low.
The mobile enterprise explosion is seen by some as being as significant as the invention of the steam engine or electricity, Wavefront CEO Jim Maynard told OBJ recently.
When Pat Kelly was named CEO of the Ottawa Congress Centre in 2007, one of the first things he did was find out how many conventions would have to be relocated while the archaic facility was torn d
When Pat Kelly arrived in Ottawa to become GM of the Westin Hotel in 1988, the main topic of conversation in the local tourism industry was the need for a larger downtown convention centr