Category Archives: Industry News

eBC Cyber-flushed?

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British Columbia’s government-funded ebusiness information service, eBC, suffered a blow in May with the abrupt termination of its two key personnel. While ex-employees Rob Lewis and Sheena Daniels have received positive media coverage and generated plenty of buzz with their newest ventures, eBC remains ominously silent on the future of the organization.

Corey Rudl Dies in Car Crash

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The West Coast lost a pioneer in Internet Marketing this week. Internet Marketing Center founder Corey Rudl was killed in a car crash at California Speedway in Fontana last Thursday.

Observed: Canadian New Media Awards Celebrates Industry Achievers

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The Canadian New Media Awards made a triumphant return this week after being postponed in 2004. Nineteen “Pixel” awards were presented on May 30, 2005 at the fifth annual award show, held this year at Toronto’s recently restored Art Deco gem, The Carlu.

HBC’s Michael LeBlanc Moves to CanWest Global

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Just got word that Michael LeBlanc has left Hudson’s Bay Company and will be taking a new role as General Manager/Director – Shopping at CanWest Interactive. Here’s his brief announcement: