Tag Archives: Social Media Breakfast

On the menu: Social media for breakfast

Jenna Farrell (blog/Twitter) is a twenty-something PR girl who recently returned to Ottawa after two years in Toronto. Jenna is an avid blog reader/writer and you can learn more about her passion for fashion and eye for vintage finds at www.navyandgold.wordpress.com. Yesterday morning, 5:45 am came early as I got out of bed and prepared for […]

From Carleton to cupcakes: Hilary Duff finds commonality with another baking enthusiast

Hilary Duff (blog/Twitter) is a quirky 21-year-old who loves multimedia journalism, cycling, food blogging, and churning massive amounts of baked goods out of her cramped student kitchen. She is currently writing an LTOttawa series on her hunt for Ottawa’s perfect cupcake. Out of all the bakers I’ve met on my search, Cara Rowlands is probably the […]

#SMBOttawa 21

This morning was one of my favourite Ottawa events: Social Media Breakfast. Maybe it is because I’m a bit of a digital geek, and maybe it is because I get a kick out of meeting new, passionate entrepreneurs at 7:30 in the morning…but I always look forward to what and who this event will turn […]

Jane Porter on going veg in Ottawa

Jane Porter is a local sustainability practitioner. After a three year stint in Finland studying and working with sustainable startups, she’s jumped into the Ottawa scene face first to see what’s shaking, vibrant and green. You can find her at www.janeporter.ca. If you’re on a low-to no meat diet, or just want to try something fabulously […]

Out of the basement and into the spotlight: Ottawa’s online communities do a good job of getting offline too

Joe Boughner (web | twitter) is an Ottawa-based blogger and web consultant who has been known to attend a networking event or two in his day. When he’s not swimming mindlessly in the social media fishbowl, he can be found hanging out with his 11-month old daughter and his brilliant wife who, he admits, is […]