Purple Forge Takes the Ottawa Business Journal Mobile With iPhone Application

Purple Forge Takes the Ottawa Business Journal Mobile With iPhone Application

(PRWEB) March 29, 2010

The Ottawa Business Journal (http://www.obj.ca), Ottawa’s leading source for local business, technology and real-estate coverage today announced the release of their iPhone application. The application mobilizes the content of the Ottawa Business Journal, allowing Ottawa’s business leaders to review news stories on-the-go, as well as share, comment and provide survey based feedback on the content.

The Ottawa Business Journal iPhone application was built by Purple Forge (http://www.purpleforge.com), the marketing leading company providing affordable iPhone application services to media organizations, politicians and event coordinators. The Ottawa Business Journal iPhone application can be downloaded from the Apple iTunes store (http://ow.ly/1rAqP).

“Our new iPhone app from Purple Forge really will take Ottawa Business Journal to the next level,” said OBJ publisher Michael Curran. “Whether you’re looking to browse our coverage of Ottawa’s business community or share articles, videos, pictures or blog posts with friends and followers, this app is sure to do the trick.”

Purple Forge provides a means for the Ottawa Business Journal to broadcast news, events, pictures, video, Twitter and blog feeds through a touch-friendly mobile application tied into the Ottawa Business Journal web universe. Coupled with a powerful data collection engine linked to social networking, the Ottawa Business Journal can now mobilize their content, and capture business sentiment from the Ottawa community on the fly.    

“Purple Forge is excited to partner with the Ottawa Business Journal, whose commitment to engaging the Ottawa business community on cutting-edge mobile technology sets the right tone for Ottawa’s current and continued leadership in high-technology,” said John Craig, Vice-President of Sales and Marketing at Purple Forge. “The Ottawa Business Journal’s iPhone app will also double as a great welcoming tool for those looking to do business in Ottawa, providing insights into our communities’ many business advantages.”

About Purple Forge

Purple Forge (http://www.purpleforge.com) sells subscription based services to groups looking to engage their members using the latest mobile application technology and leveraging social networking best practices. Purple Forge is led by seasoned mobile communications and Internet technology veterans dedicated to providing affordable solutions to put the value of mobile applications into the hands of groups looking to engage their members.

About The Ottawa Business Journal

The Ottawa Business Journal is a regional business publication serving Canada’s National Capital Region. Founded in 1995, it is owned by Transcontinental Media and published on a biweekly basis with a circulation of 20,000 copies, alongside Ottawa’s most popular business-related website, obj.ca.

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MyFax Internet Fax Services Introduced to Business Travelers

MyFax Internet Fax Services Introduced to Business Travelers

Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) February 13, 2006

Wireless Logix GroupTM and Protus IP Solutions announce the integration of MyFax into the BizCenter™ Logix business center solution located in hotel lobbies, airport club lounges and Multi-Dwelling-Units throughout the United States. MyFax, an internet-based fax service offered by Protus, allows busy business travelers to send and receive faxes using existing email accounts or the web. It also enables users to better manage their fax communication – reduces paper usage and allows faxes to be scheduled at a preset date, all at a lower cost than traditional fax servers or fax machines, regardless of physical location.

”Mobile workers expect information immediately and demand that voice and data keep pace with their business requirements and hectic schedules,” says Joseph Nour, CEO of Protus IP Solutions. “Partnering with Wireless Logix to bring our MyFax service to business people in transit answers a huge demand for mobility, accessibility and the capability to transmit paperless documents as needed.”

Faxing is a critical component to many business transactions where sales orders, purchase agreements, contracts and other documents are time sensitive. With Internet based faxing capability, faxes can easily be forwarded, saved and stored digitally, allowing for smarter document management. Email to fax virtually eliminates lost pages, allows for immediate electronic document storage and ensures delivery of the document to the right hands. A key benefit MyFax offers Internet fax users in a public facility is document confidentiality. Using Internet fax service, business users eliminate the risk posed by traditional fax machines of exposing private and confidential faxes as they sit idly on the paper tray.

BizCenter Logix is a complete business center solution developed for public access at airline club lounges, hotels, resorts, condominiums, apartments, libraries and similar places. Utilizing the combination of secure browser software ‘NetStopPro’ and a multi-function device, business centers can provide users with high speed Internet access, printing, copying, scanning and Internet faxing services.

“Offering business executives Internet based faxing capability in our business centers, provides them with the confidence that their fax communications remain secure and confidential with easy access through their email and from the web,” says, Abbas Sadriwalla, CEO, Wireless Logix Group. “With the integration of MyFax internet-based fax functionality into the BizCenter Logix solution, business center owners can further streamline their business processes and eliminate all associated costs of hardware, software and phone lines.”

About The Wireless Logix Group

Wireless Logix Group (WLG) is a global provider of customized business solutions that provide real-time mobile workflow, communication, and collaboration to enterprise and business customers across all verticals. WLG’s solution offerings include: Wired/Wireless Connectivity Solutions and Managed Services; Complete Business Center Solutions; Kiosk Software and Services; Audio/Video Communication and Data Collaboration Software; PDA-based Wi-Fi POS Systems; PDA-based Housekeeping & Mobile Workforce Automation; RFID/Asset Tracking and Management & IP Based Security Systems; Unified Indoor/Outdoor Wi-Fi Solutions for Airports; and Unified Indoor/Outdoor Wi-Fi Solutions for Multi-Dwelling Units. WLG Group Companies provide each of these solutions individually or as a comprehensive, integrated end-to-end solution. Wireless Logix Group is privately held and headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida with operations and staff in the United States, Canada, Indian Subcontinent, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Gulf Countries, Africa and Morocco. For more information, visit http://www.wirelesslogixgroup.com.

About MyFax

MyFax is an Internet fax service provided by Protus IP Solutions. Protus IP Solutions – a high-growth application service provider – offers value-added Internet fax communication and voice broadcast services to businesses around the world. Since Protus was established more than 8 years ago, customers within the finance, insurance, real estate, pharmaceutical and retail industries have trusted their outsourced communication needs to our reliable service. We manage 600,000,000 faxes per year, we deliver 300,000 pages per hour, and we dial 320,000 calls per hour. On-line Internet fax services targeting Personal, Small Business and Corporate users are sold under the brand name MyFax. Protus solutions are sold both directly and through a network of worldwide partners, including major service providers. Additional information is available at http://www.protus.com or http://www.myfax.com.

For more information, please contact:

Sue Rutherford

Protus IP Solutions Inc.

613-733-0000 x 519

or srutherford-at-protus.com

Jacqueline Dasta

WirelessLogix Group

954-566-0992 213

or Jdasta-at-wirelesslogixgroup.com

Allison Foster


847-279-0022 x230

or allison.foster-at-techimage.com

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LaneChange.Net Simplifies Email Server Virus Protection for Business

LaneChange.Net Simplifies Email Server Virus Protection for Business

Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) January 15, 2004

LaneChange.Net, a complete Internet services solutions provider, has announced a new online service for small and medium sized businesses to access industrial strength virus scanning that is affordable and easy to implement.

“Many small and medium size businesses run their own email servers but lack the resources needed to protect their users from viruses,” said Robert Schwartz, President of LaneChange.Net. “Our Email Filtering Service allows these company’s to take advantage of industrial strength virus protection without hefty upfront costs or steep technical learning curve.”

LaneChange.Net’s new Email Virus Filtering Gateway Service receives all email for a customer’s domain. Each message is scanned for viruses and Spam, then forwarded to the client. Email found to contain a virus is repackaged with a warning that the message may contain a dangerous payload. Special headers are also added to the email, which email administrators can use to manage infected emails as they arrive to a customer’s server or email client.

“LaneChange.Net’s Email Virus Filtering service works with any SMTP compliant email server and requires no special software to be installed at the client’s end.” said Schwartz. “Very little technical knowledge is needed to implement and only a simple change to a domain’s DNS settings is required to begin using the service.” he emphasized.

“Viruses and Spam are the single biggest threats facing IT Managers and system administrators today. We are committed to providing easy to use, technical solutions to problems like these and this new service is part of that commitment.” concluded Schwartz.

About LaneChange.Net

Established in 2000, Ottawa, Canada based LaneChange.net (http://www.lanechange.net) provides domain name registration, DNS hosting, email virus and Spam scanning services, backup email and other hosting services to small and medium size companies across the globe from 3 North American based data centers.



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The Human Capital Institute Hosts Networking Event for Ottawa Business Community

The Human Capital Institute Hosts Networking Event for Ottawa Business Community

Washington, D.C.; Ottawa (PRWEB) April 17, 2007

The Human Capital Institute (HCI), a global professional association and educator in talent management strategies, announced today that Gabriel Bouchard, Vice-President and General Manager of Monster Canada, will speak at a networking breakfast for Ottawa’s business community.

The event, sponsored by Monster Canada, will take place on Thursday, May 3, 2007, from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM ET, on the University of Ottawa campus in Faculty of Law’s Fauteux Hall, located at 57 Louis Pasteur.

Bouchard’s presentation, Optimizing Recruitment Strategies in a Competitive Market — Ottawa, will explore how organizations can more effectively compete for Canada’s top talent.

There is tremendous competition for talent in Canada, and no organization can afford to be less than leading edge in its recruitment techniques — especially when it comes to the Internet which is now the number one destination for Canadian adults to find a new job. Bouchard’s presentation will begin with a brief review of the market forces creating the labor shortage and progress to specific recruitment strategies needed to meet the challenge.

Participants will learn to use tools like branding to become more attractive to a larger pool of qualified candidates and the Internet to significantly expand the reach and frequency of their recruitment campaigns. In addition, they will learn the importance of their Employer Value Proposition and how to create one by promoting the right benefits to the right audience, along with how to streamline the recruitment process to capture top talent.

At this session, Gabriel Bouchard, a leading authority on labour shortage issues and Internet recruiting, will share information and insight that can help Ottawa employers better leverage Internet recruiting, said Allan Schweyer, HCI’s President & Executive Director.

Gabriel Bouchard is Vice-President and General Manager of Monster Canada and one of Canada’s leading experts on employment and recruitment trends that are being driven by the evolution of the Internet and the demographic changes in the labour force.

In 1996, while Vice-President of Marketing at TMP Worldwide, Bouchard founded an online recruitment service. In 1997, he launched Monster.ca, a career site pioneer in Canada, his insights into how online recruiting and the new demographic trends are reshaping Canada’s employment marketplace have driven Monster Canada’s rapid growth as Canada’s expert source in online recruiting and one of the country’s most successful Internet companies. Bouchard regularly travels across Canada, speaking to organizations about the impact of current employment issues and how they factor into future planning.

Bouchard’s extensive experience includes work in the advertising field. Prior to joining Monster Canada, he was head of advertising and promotions at Radio-Québec. He also worked with BCP Strategy Creativity Inc., one of the largest advertising agencies in Quebec. As an entrepreneur, he also launched his own marketing-communication agency in 1991. Gabriel Bouchard holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Université du Québec, de Montréal.

There is no charge for the Ottawa event, and it is open to the public. Interested professionals should call 866-538-1909 to register. For a list of Human Capital B-School events at prestigious universities throughout the U.S. and Canada, please visit: http://www.humancapitalinstitute.org


Monster Canada (http://www.Monster.ca) is Canada’s premier online career resources portal — a bilingual, user-friendly online resource that is revolutionizing job seeking and recruitment. Headquartered in Montreal, Monster Canada is part of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource. Monster was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Maynard, Massachusetts. Monster operates in 38 countries today, up from 27 at the start of 2005. We’ll add another 5 to 12 countries in the coming year. Monster is # 1 or #2 in 21 of the 38 countries we serve. Monster is known for connecting quality job seekers at all levels with leading employers across all industries and offers employers innovative solutions, technology and superior services that give them more control over the recruiting process. To learn more about Monster’s industry-leading employer products and services, please visit solutions.monster.ca


The Human Capital Institute is a global think tank, educator, and professional association defining the agenda and setting the pace for the new business science of human capital management. With over 53,000 members in over 40 countries, HCI offers a new association framework that cuts across the silos of recruitment, HR/OD, finance, sales and marketing, operations, manufacturing and IT. We provide key executives, line managers and human capital professionals with the newest education, most effective tools and best practices in talent strategy, acquisition, alignment, engagement, deployment, measurement, and retention. The future belongs to leaders with innovative ideas and strategic knowledge. We invite you to learn, share and grow your career with HCI’s comprehensive resources, and join our high-achieving, forward-looking membership community. For more information, please visit: http://www.humancapitalinstitute.org.


Monster Canada

Rikke Wivel


Human Capital Institute

Andrea Miller


This press release was distributed through eMediawire by Human Resources Marketer (HR Marketer: http://www.HRmarketer.com) on behalf of the company listed above.

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Corporate Renaissance Group Receives Outstanding Sales Recognition From Microsoft Business Solutions

Corporate Renaissance Group Receives Outstanding Sales Recognition From Microsoft Business Solutions

OTTAWA, ON (PRWEB) August 6, 2004

Corporate Renaissance Group (CRG) recently received recognition from Microsoft® Business Solutions for outstanding customer commitment and sales achievement and was named to the Microsoft Business Solutions President’s Club. This recognition honors Microsoft Business Solutions reselling partners whose commitment to customers is reflected in their business performance and high level of sales achievement and customer satisfaction.

“Microsoft Business Solutions is pleased to honor CRG for its demonstrated strong commitment to customers as well as its high sales achievements,” said Microsoft Corporate Vice President, Tami Reller. “We deeply value our relationship with CRG and are pleased to recognize these outstanding accomplishments.”

“We are extremely proud of our staff who have committed to delivering superior sales, implementation, and support to Microsoft Business Solutions – Great Plains. This achievement comes from both the internal dedication and the support from our partners who buy our innovative products that extend the value of Microsoft Great Plains”, said Dr. Vijay Jog, president, Corporate Renaissance Group.

In addition to reselling and implementing Microsoft Great Plains, CRG delivers innovative solutions for data automation, financial planning and analysis, human resource management and interface management areas that extend the solution’s functionality.

About Corporate Renaissance Group

Established in 1989, Corporate Renaissance Group is a global provider of innovative solutions that drive better business management and performance. With expertise in business management applications, CRG has established itself as a leading provider of solutions that drive operational effectiveness. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, with offices throughout North America, South Africa and India, CRG provides global solutions to global challenges. Their sophisticated, high performance software products and services, together with their unparalleled management expertise enable their clients to become value-based, performance-focused organizations. Their products are sold through a global network of more than 500 strategic partners as well as their direct sales team. For more information please visit http://www.crgroup.com.

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