Tag Archives: Mark-Blevis

Afterglow – thoughts on CreatorCamp

On December 8th we held the first ever CreatorCamp in Ottawa. CC Chapman and Mark Blevis review the Ottawa event nicely. I couldn’t be more pleased with how the event turned out. It boggles my mind how easily this came together, and I have learned a few things in the Read On..

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Time to sit on the floor again

Last year around this time, a bunch of us sat on the newly-recarpeted floor in the National Arts Centre in Ottawa and called it Podcamp Ottawa. It was a day filled with great conversations, great exchanges and none of the other trappings that conferences and unconferences have. Somehow, it also Read On..

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Song a month update

Photo by morgret A while back I told you I was going to try to write/record a song a month for 2008. How am I doing so far? Well, I’m proud to say that I’m on pace to reach 100% if we only plan on having 9 or 10 months Read On..

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Pre-PAB dads

Photo by Mark Blevis So the weekend before our annual conference… instead of panicking over last minute details like wifi and food and stuff… Mark and I grabbed our kids and headed to the flooded lands of the Saint Lawrence seaway at Long Sault for a father’s day camping weekend. Read On..

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Way to go Terry!

Enough bad vibes, here’s a great podcasting story…. Terry Fallis has won the 2008 Stephen Leacock Medal for humour! Here’s the link to the press release from Joseph Thornley‘s site, it’ll give you the whole story. Now when you see the names like Pierre Burton and Mordecai Richler, you can Read On..

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a look back at Podcamp Ottawa

A new installment in my shaky-video series… This is a 14 minute look back at a great day in Ottawa for Podcamp Ottawa. Mark Blevis‘ idea for an ultra compact-sit-on-the-floor event, inspired in part by the Circle Discussion we had at Podcamp Boston2. This video is not a summary of Read On..

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Help us wish Derek K. Miller a Happy Birthday

Nice initiative started this morning by Sean and Bill, and kudos to Mark Blevis for stepping up to edit ! Here’s Bill’s post: clipped from deys.ca Over IM this morning with Sean McGaughey he pointed out the recently Derek Miller of The Penmachine Podcast has a birthday fast approching! He Read On..

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Montreal meetup recap

A nice time last night at the Montreal meetup, Mark Blevis, Arthur Masters (& Michelle) made the trek from Ottawa to come hang out, and I saw some old friends like Sylvain Grand’Maison, Krash & Betty (who’ve started podcasting again) .. Even Julien Smith made a brief and under-lit appearance Read On..

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Rock Stars

It’s not often one gets to spend a weekend with rock stars. I just did. Everyone who participated, attended or was somehow involved in Podcamp this past weekend is a rock star. I’d like to thank the following people for making my weekend rock. I know I’m going to forget Read On..

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Room 614 – 2:18AM

Not many blog posts for me this weekend. I’ve got lots of ideas for posts though, and I’ll be putting those up when I put my thoughts together properly. Even though we talk about podcasting, internet, branding, yada yada yada… An event like this is about people. That’s not a Read On..

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