Archive for the category "vancouver"

Justin Morneau, Ryan Dempster and Russell Martin

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Even though it’s summer there’s still a huge hockey buzz in this town with the signing of Demitra and today’s release of the schedule (among other things). However, there are a handful of other local (and Canadian) athletes leaving their mark worldwide and as a part of Major League Baseball. This commercial got us really […]

WordCamp Fraser Valley Liveblog

Comments 29 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Photo credit: Raul on Flickr Walking in to the Cascades Casino in Langley we were turned away immediately. No to worry though, we were actually just redirected to the Coast Hotel around back. We’re sitting in a pretty majestic ballroom with a swanky setup – microphone, projectors, little bitty notepads with the hotel logo on […]

VinoCamp Vancouver This August

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Camp in the social media realm is basically a code name for a get together, an unconference, or impromtu meetups with likeminded individuals. At least that’s my explanation for all the DemoCamps, BarCamps, DrunkCamps, NerdCamps out there. The latest to hit Vancouver is VinoCamp, a one-day celebration of the finest vintage and grapey beverages around. […]

Vancouver Blogger Profile: Terri Potratz

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Being a blogger who has branched out in terms of writing nationally about Vancouver, I’m pretty stoked to introduce Terri Potratz who is currently in the running to be *the* Vancouver blogger for FASHION Magazine. Who are you? My friends call me the “Jill of all trades,” because I love diversity and having 10 things […]

Third Tuesday Live Blog with Jeff Young

Comments 9 by Rebecca Bollwitt

After a quick dinner across the street at the Granville Room folks have made their way over to Republic for this month’s Third Tuesday. A follow up to his first talk last winter — Jeff will be touching on the topics of trademarks, rights of privacy, and intellectual property law. Everyone really enjoyed his first […]