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Nike NBA Jersey Launch

October 18, 2017
Nike NBA Jersey

Basketball season is back y’all. My team is the Raptors and they taken on the Bulls in their season opener on Thursday. I’m excited to see the Raptors in action and hoping they transition nicely to the changes they’ve made in their lineup and in their ball movement. You’ll also notice a slightly new jersey. Last night I checked out the Nike NBA Jersey Launch event at house of hoops, here’s a look.  Continue Reading…

Entrepreneurship, Social, Youtube

Buffer Festival Toronto Industry Day

September 29, 2017
Buffer Festival Toronto

Buffer Festival  is an annual Youtube film festival in Toronto. I can recall interviewing Founder/creator Corey Vidal in the early days of Buffer Festival and I’m so impressed at how much its grown in such a short time. My transition from traditional media to digital hasn’t been easy, but it’s events like Buffer Festival that help open my mind to the possibilities of this new world. Last year when I went to this event I vowed I’d be involved in some capacity next time. This year I proudly moderated a panel discussion at the festival’s industry day.

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Food, Lifestyle, Social

Dinner With Chef Gordon Ramsay Toronto

September 27, 2017
Gordon Ramsay Toronto

Had a “pinch me” moment last night, another cool opportunity that I got to take advantage of, since saying yes to living the life I want. I had dinner last night at Cobalt Social; a pop-up restaurant inside a normally unsuspecting (I’m being kind) supermarket at Kensington Market. And guess who helped launch the spot? Chef Gordon Ramsay!  Continue Reading…

Entrepreneurship, Lifestyle, Social, Wellness

AcroYoga, Slacklining & More At The Think Outside Summit

September 24, 2017
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When I left my news job there are many things that I realized I was missing out on. One of those things was spending quality time outside. Sure I reported outside but it wasn’t quite the same as actually being present and fully aware of my surroundings. Home, work, home, work…that was my life. Now that I work for myself I’ve committed to doing all the things I didn’t make time for or was too tired to do. Continue Reading…

Entrepreneurship, Social

Inside Facebook Canada’s Media Event

September 20, 2017
Facebook canada

Last night Facebook held a media event in Toronto. They don’t really do these kinds of events so I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. The invite promised an opportunity to meet some of the staff at Facebook Canada and learn about new tools. There was also talk of cocktails…so I was sold!  Continue Reading…