Confessions of a Pokémon GO Widower

Ok, so two days ago my wife lamented to me that the free “Pokémon GO” app wasn’t available in Canada. I stared at her blankly trying to figure out how to respond. I vaguely remember Pokémon being some type of game from the 1990’s, and the name “Pikachu” along with a fuzzy image of a yellow smiling…

Find Cheap Gas Around You with Gas Buddy

There are literally hundreds of thousands of websites on the Internet, as well as tens of thousands of software applications that you could install on your cellphone. The problem with so much information is knowing which one’s are the most useful and can help you in your daily life. Aside from basic practical apps like…

5 Reasons Why You Should Attend CIMC in 2017

This month I had a chance to attend The Canadian Internet Marketing Conference in Squamish BC. Wow. Just wow. Not only was I impressed by the quality of the speakers (Google, Warner Music, Ebay, Westjet and Disney Parks JUST to name a few!), but even the vendors and the venue were so well thought out….

Vancity wants you to #dontgiveup

Last week #vancouverIStay got lots of attention. Cassandra, Josh and I are grateful for every Vancouverite that shared their reasons for loving this city via Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. We set up to share a positive, hopeful message and to maybe dissipate a little the myth that Vancouver is a cold city, and I think…

in Three Weeks! The Canadian Marketing Conference is Coming to Squamish

The Second Canadian Internet Marketing Conference (CIMC) is coming to Squamish this April 15 and 16. With an incredible line up of speakers including representatives from Google, Twitter and Disney Parks Canada this conference is the premier event in BC for digital marketing. “When we founded CIMC last year, it was with the hope of…

5 Apps to Step Up Your St. Patty’s Day Drinking Game

According to Guinness, Americans  and Canadians drink about 3 million pints of the Dublin-based beer on St. Patrick’s Day, approximately 5 times more than the amount they drink on a typical day. Whether you’re drinking at a bar or celebrating at home with friends, make sure your smartphone has these 5 essential apps to step…

Want to be a zombie? There’s an App for that

In recent years, the zombie population has multiplied on a global scale. Zombies now make up a significant part of society, starring in countless video games, movies and popular television shows. Though they love to feast on human flesh, we have whole-heartedly embraced the zombie community, turning them into a cultural phenomenon. Recognizing a massive…

#PrestonsGIB Summer Kickoff Tweetup

With the start of summer comes patio parties and launching of summer food and bar menus. Prestons, located at the Coast hotel on West Pender Street in Vancouver’s financial district, hosted a summer tweetup event to launch some new menu items as well as partnering with local brewery Granville Island Brewing to showcase its selection…