Edmonton's communication talent is something to celebrate. We had an incredible evening at the IABC Edmonton's 2015 Capital Awards Gala - northern Alberta's premier awards program for communications professionals. What made it extra special is that B5 Communications picked up two coveted Awards of Excellence for two of our corporate events last year - the High Street Block Party and the Empire Collision's 50th Anniversary. Award submissions are evaluated based on ten-point s
A few weeks ago, we collaborated with the amazing team at Starburst Creative to create a pop-up dining experience for what the guests believed to be a menu preview of a new restaurant named Fresh Market Bistro. Community members from around northwest Edmonton indulged in a mouth watering five-course dinner served under the banner of this new restaurant. What the guests didn’t know was that Fresh Market Bistro was a cover for Sobeys Newcastle. The project was part of a Sobeys
Last month, we had the pleasure of organizing and designing another sucessful event for Trina Hodges Realty. This year's summer event featured a martini lounge and an ice cream bar. Inspired by summer, we used yellow as an accent colour to uplift the energy in the lounge. Its vibrancy reflected light and illuminated the space. More than 200 people attended the event and indulged their cravings for great food, good company and live music. #corporateevents #eventplanning #edmon
The 102 Avenue bridge over Groat Road closed July 1 for 15 months of reconstruction. Despite the closure, the 18 local businesses, shops, cafes and restaurants that make up the charming, walkable, shopping area are embracing the positive changes the construction will bring to the neighbourhoood. To let customers know they are still thriving and open for business through the closure, High Street hosted a summer block party on Sunday, July 6. The family-friendly outdoor party
Today, we helped iHuman launched a new fundraising effort - The 1 Million Push-ups Event. This is a very unique fitness fundraiser designed to raise awareness and needed funds for iHuman while introducing Edmontonians to the physical and mental challenge of performing 1 Million Push-ups in one day. The media launch featured short speeches from participants and government officials and finished with a one-minute push-up challenge. Even Councillor Scott McKeen dropped down and
Prominent government officials joined board members and members of the local Aboriginal business & professional community to launch Aksis, Edmonton’s Aboriginal business and professional association. The association, funded by the City of Edmonton and Government of Alberta, aims to stimulate and promote the growth of Aboriginal business and professionals in Edmonton. The association’s board of directors unveiled their new name, visual identity and website at the launch held a
Here at B5 we are passionate about a lot of things and events, design and audience engagement are our favourites. We know that every company, large or small should be blogging, so that's why we're here -- to start building our online voice.
As we build Edmonton's first lifestyle-focused events and PR agency, we will blog often to keep you up to date on the latest topics in PR, the hottest trends in events or just the newest thing that's grabbing our attention.