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First Annual Summit a Hit in Las Vegas

Licensed operators representing markets from St. Petersburg, Florida to Kelowna, British Columbia gathered for their first chance to meet face-to-face in Las Vegas on September 27th for the First Annual Summit. Centered around a day-long training and learning session, the three-day conference included a dinner and awards ceremony, group trips to historic Fremont [...]

By |2018-10-24T18:56:24+00:00October 24th, 2018|Company News|

Ontario BIA Association Conference

This past week was the 2018 Ontario BIA Association (OBIAA) annual conference in Collingwood, Ontario. BIAs (Business Improvement Areas) play an incredibly important role in setting our local communities up for success, with thriving and vibrant downtown cores as the goal. The people who are attracted to the world of BIAs are some of the most dedicated [...]

By |2018-08-27T10:06:20+00:00April 19th, 2018|Company News| crosses $1,000,000 in revenue!

As the network continues to expand, this week we're celebrating a milestone closer to home. We are proud to announce that our flagship local site,, has crossed one million dollars in total subscription revenue generated. was launched in April of 2000 as a guerrilla marketing campaign organized for local merchants by CEO, Colin [...]

By |2018-08-27T11:11:14+00:00November 29th, 2016|Company News|

We’re Growing Our Team: Welcome Wayne Desbarres!

As continues to grow across Canada, we are excited to announce that we're expanding our talented team to help move that growth forward seamlessly. Sales and marketing master Wayne Desbarres joins as our new Vice President of Local Growth & Success. Wayne spent the last eight years as a Director at the Regal [...]

By |2018-08-27T11:12:57+00:00November 24th, 2016|Company News|

World’s First Business Improvement Area Launches Platform

The world’s original Business Improvement Area (BIA) is celebrating another first as it works to encourage Toronto residents to spend their money locally in Bloor West Village. We are excited to announce the Bloor West Village BIA has purchased the rights to the platform to launch the first online-offline Shop Local campaign of its [...]

By |2018-08-27T11:14:58+00:00November 17th, 2016|Company News, Launches| featured in the Toronto Sun is making news! We're excited to announce that was featured in the September 18th edition of the Toronto Sun. The article centers around how we're helping local businesses participate in the booming online shopping space, and how our unique City Manager program puts local owners in each community -- offering our powerful platform to [...]

By |2018-08-27T13:08:33+00:00September 19th, 2016|Company News|