Sandwiching Lunch In Between Your Workday

Remember the days before gourmet eats and lacquered bento boxes, when brown bagging a sandwich to work was the norm? Some people bring in leftovers from the night before, while others meal prep on the weekend for the upcoming week. Yet, the sandwich still remains an ever-popular, go-to lunch option. In celebration of World Sandwich… Continue reading Sandwiching Lunch In Between Your Workday

For #Canada150, let’s celebrate our diversity

With Ottawa gearing up for Canada’s sesquicentennial celebrations this weekend, I am reminded of what it was like to come to Canada as an immigrant. In 1955, I was 11 years old. I had grown up in a small town in Friuli, in northeastern Italy. My father had come to Canada in search of work,… Continue reading For #Canada150, let’s celebrate our diversity

An Eggscellent Breakfast Deserves Excellent Invites

The Hill Breakfast is an annual tradition for Egg Farmers of Canada and MPs and Senators at Parliament to celebrate the strengths of Canada’s growing egg industry and supply management. This year’s theme was “Eggs Across Canada”, which captured a spirit of unity for Canada 150. The breakfast highlight was delicious omelettes made with ingredients… Continue reading An Eggscellent Breakfast Deserves Excellent Invites

Sandy’s Lunch Guide – A map to the best lunches in Centretown

Maybe you got up late in the morning and forgot your lunch at home? Or perhaps you just want to try something new? Whether you’re in the mood for a sandwich or Asian take-out, my lunch map has got all your lunch cravings covered if you live or work in Centretown. Let’s launch into lunch!… Continue reading Sandy’s Lunch Guide – A map to the best lunches in Centretown

Stray Dog Brewing Co. Launches in Orleans!

The Ottawa neighbourhood of Orleans got a taste of its first local craft brew last night as Stray Dog Brewing Company launched its first taps at OCCO Kitchen. Stray Dog is also Acart’s newest client, and we’re proud to provide this great start-up in The Nation’s Capital with marketing and PR expertise. The company began as a… Continue reading Stray Dog Brewing Co. Launches in Orleans!

Get Your #PrideFries On!

What’s better than celebrating Pride in The Village in Ottawa, Ontario? Celebrating it with delicious, themed food of course! This Pride Week, we teamed up with our friends at Burgers n’ Fries Forever to create a treat that is as colourful and fun as Pride itself—Pride Fries! We also helped create a catchy jingle and video to promote it!… Continue reading Get Your #PrideFries On!

STAR TREK : L’EXPÉRIENCE ACADÉMIE DE STARFLEET EST OFFICIELLEMENT LANCÉE! #STARFLEETOTT

Le décollage a enfin eu lieu! Star Trek : L’expérience Académie de Starfleet a débuté vendredi, le 13 mai, au Musée de l’aviation et de l’espace du Canada, soit un jour après le lancement officiel du #GalaStarfleet mettant en vedette William Shatner (alias Capitaine James T. Kirk). Notre campagne retient beaucoup l’attention des médias grâce… Continue reading STAR TREK : L’EXPÉRIENCE ACADÉMIE DE STARFLEET EST OFFICIELLEMENT LANCÉE! #STARFLEETOTT

Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience has launched #StarfleetOTT

It’s here! Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience opened on Friday, May 13, at Canada Aviation and Space Museum — the day after an official launch featuring William Shatner (Captain James T Kirk) at #StarfleetGala. Following our immersive pre-launch campaign, including viral and teaser videos, an experiential crash site, a Twitter-enabled Enterprise captain’s chair video… Continue reading Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience has launched #StarfleetOTT

Metro Ottawa goes #Klingon for #StarfleetOTT

Ottawa was in for another Trekker surprise on Tuesday, April 26, as the front page of popular commuter newspaper Metro Ottawa was published in glorious Klingon! This was, of course, another surprise element of our advance buzz campaign for Canada Aviation and Space Museum’s Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience. The Klingon front page, with… Continue reading Metro Ottawa goes #Klingon for #StarfleetOTT

Putting #StarTrek fans in the Captain’s Chair for #StarfleetOTT

By now, if you live in Ottawa, you probably know that Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience is coming to town! We launched our campaign for this world-premiere experience at Canada Aviation and Space Museum with a “UFO” teaser video that went viral, as well as unique experiential elements in Ottawa, Kingston, and Montréal. Last… Continue reading Putting #StarTrek fans in the Captain’s Chair for #StarfleetOTT