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U.S. Ambassador Kelly Craft hosts 4th of July party catered by the Infinity Convention Centre

Over a raised glass of good ol’ Kentucky bourbon, U.S. Ambassador Kelly Craft kicked off the embassy’s annual 4th of July Celebration with a toast “to what is genuinely a wonderful friendship” between Canada and the United States, while acknowledging that the relationship is under stress and strain. Canada and the U.S. have […]

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Ottawa Humane Society Garden Party raises $96K for animal welfare

A parade of adopted pets stole the show, along with everyone’s hearts, at the 2018 Ottawa Humane Society Garden Party held at the Horticulture Building at Lansdowne on Wednesday. The cute canines and furry feline were introduced on stage by Majic 100 radio host Katherine Dines, who listed the animals’ […]

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Businesswoman of the Year Awards Gala celebrates the success of Ottawa women

BYA dinner fêtes 12 finalists, announces four winners for top awards. The WBN Businesswoman of the Year Awards Gala was full of hugs, tears of joy and expressed gratitude as it honoured 12 Ottawa women for their entrepreneurial and professional achievements. The glitzy black-tie dinner and awards ceremony, presented by […]

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Ottawa hotel owners expand portfolio with new Homewood Suites by Hilton

Only in the hotel industry could you get away with comparing someone to Donald Trump, one of the most controversial leaders in modern history. That’s because – whether you love him or hate him – the U.S. president has managed to forge a successful real estate career in the hotel industry, much […]

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How an Ottawa convention centre made its kitchen kosher for a day

A rabbi walks into a kitchen with a blowtorch… It sounds like the start of a joke, but it’s actually the start of the process of kosherizing a kitchen. It’s Sunday morning and the kitchen staff at the Infinity Convention Centre in Ottawa are stepping around their own kitchen carefully. […]

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Celebrating Ottawa tourism staff at 2017 Stars of the City

Infinity Convention Centre was full of stars on Tuesday night as Ottawa Tourism honoured local hospitality and service industry staff that went the extra mile to deliver excellent customer service this past year. Among recipients were the Lord Elgin Hotel and its restaurant Grill 41, which received three separate honours on […]

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Infinity Convention Centre brings Midas Touch to Ottawa Cancer Foundation dinner

You might say that Dhadkan has a heart of gold, following its Midas Touch-themed benefit dinner held Friday at the new Infinity Convention Centre. The Indo-Canadian community-based organization, named after the Hindi word for heartbeat, has raised more than $10 million in charitable donations since it began 15 years ago. […]

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Lawrence Greenspon Honoured at JNF Ottawa’s 2017 Negev Dinner

Held on November 6th at the Infinity Convention Centre, the 2017 Negev Dinner honoured renowned Ottawa lawyer and philanthropist, Lawrence Greenspon. Well known for his work in the legal industry, Greenspon has also demonstrated outstanding personal effort in both community leadership and a dedication to Israel. Greenspon’s long resume of community involvement includes […]

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Ottawa’s Network of Indian Professionals Canada hosts Diwali and Awards Gala

For those seeking the bright lights and big parties, Diwali, the Festival of Lights, is where it’s at. The Network of Indian Professionals (NetIP) Canada’s hosted a major celebration Friday in honour of the most important holiday of the year in India, and there was no shortage of luminaries in […]

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Infinity Convention Centre and the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation invite you to Dhadkan 2017

Dhadkan, which means heart beat in Hindi, is a community based organization in Ottawa that has partnered with the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation.  This will be the 11th Celebration of our Dhadkan Fundraising Event. Our efforts have raised over $10 million dollars for local Ottawa charities. This year’s Dhadkan will be a royally […]

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