Ottawa’s name, taken from the Algonquin word for “trade,” tells you almost everything you need to know about the city and the area—in terms of its present and its history. While Canada’s capital maintains its ties to the past through world-class museums like the National Gallery of Canada; landmarks like Parliament Hill and the Rideau Canal; and attractions like ByWard Market and Gatineau Park, a group of Ottawa-based innovators—from all industries and organizations of all sizes—is pointing the way forward. They may be scattered across Ottawa, but we’re collecting them into one exquisite volume: INNOVATE™ Ottawa, Volume 1.
Currently in production and a sister volume to INNOVATE™ Montreal, INNOVATE™ Ottawa is a tech-enabled coffee-table book featuring the champions of the capital, the well-established and the disruptors alike. Its 200+ pages feature stories by the companies who are shaping the Ottawa of today and tomorrow and include exclusive Thought Leader pieces by the area’s most recognizable advocates. With AR video canvases on most features, images on the book’s pages come to life when scanned with the free Global Village Publishing app.
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Technology and innovation have always been, and continue to be, the driving force behind Brahm’s entrepreneurial success. His passion for the printed word and image has enabled him to transcend his sales experience to the publishing industry.
Being an Associate Publisher with Global Village World is the perfect culmination of Brahm’s business experience and his tenacious enthusiasm for the printed book.
Throughout his career, Brahm has built key relationships with major retailers across Canada including Costco, Indigo Books, Group Jean Coutu, Shoppers Drug Mart, Staples, Best Buy, The Source, and Giant Tiger, to name a few.
The recent publication of the inaugural edition of INNOVATE™ Montréal is the culmination of 12 months of Brahm’s meeting with Montreal’s most dynamic and visionary innovators.
“It has been the most rewarding experience of my working life,” Brahm says, and the book (along with its built-in augmented reality) has been receiving amazing reviews!
INNOVATE™ Ottawa will be the next volume in this important showcase of Canada’s Innovation Ecosystem.
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