Work Industry

06.10.2014 3 comments

Snap Chat Challenge wins International Award

by Neil Stephen

Remember that Snap Chat Challenge we told you about a few months ago? Well, we’re proud to announce that we won the 2014 Hermes Creative Platinum award in the Social media Game/Contest category for that innovative idea! The client? Mic Mac Mall - an institution in Atlantic Canada’s retail market. The…

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#YesAllWomen

by Alex Hill

Many of you have undoubtedly already read about the tragic shooting in Isla Vista California on May 23rd. While I won’t rehash the details here, for this post it is important to note that the day started with a bizarre video uploaded to Youtube, detailing a revenge plot against women…

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More than Hacks

by Kristen

What do healthcare professionals, programmers and designers have in common? The answer: HackingHealth North. Over the weekend I participated in this absolutely wonderful event. HackingHealth North was designed to mix hackers with healthcare professionals who have a deep understanding of problems that need to be solved in their industry. Through…

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Innovation, Awards and Aasman: Web design honoured at Ma Murray awards

by Alex Hill

For the second time this year Aasman is being recognized for innovation, this time in partnership with our friends at the Yukon News. The newspaper took home the bronze for best website and online innovation, a website that Aasman Brand Communications partnered in creating. Perhaps the biggest honour for us…

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Industry

04.17.2014 1 comment

Hunting for the next big egg

by Eleanor

Easter is first and foremost a meaningful story of resurrection, hope and renewal. For two millennia, the Church Universal has recognized Easter as the holiest day of the Christian calendar. But the cross, a thorny crown, death and resurrection is a pretty hard sell. The solution? Brand it with bunnies,…

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aasman balls frozen at last night’s globes

by Krysten

It was a night of glamour, fine dining and celebration, all while mingling with some of Yukon’s finest. Many local politicians joined in the celebrations, including Currie Dixon, Sandy Silver, Ryan Leef, Elaine Taylor, while head honchos of the territories major companies dined at tables next to me. I was…

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Industry

12.12.2013 1 comment

Let’s talk about WestJet

by Eleanor

One of my favourite things about working at a brand communications agency is the team spirit. No two people see the same idea in the same light—many heads are better than one. That's in part why our business is structured to be team focused. Any job that comes in the…

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Industry

12.06.2013 1 comment

Flash(mob)ing Kids – Causing a stir and supporting a cause

by Alex Hill

There is no question that the Canada Games Centre is a wonderful facility for all Yukoners, but it has a particular importance for Whitehorse children, where they have the opportunity to participate in sports, play with other children, and just generally build their confidence. To have such an opportunity is…

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Industry

11.19.2013 1 comment

Is Social Media Making Us Rude?

by Krysten

There is no doubt we can be just plain mean over the Internet, but has our online sass started invading our offline lives? When on a date, out with friends or at a party, do you find yourself spending more time looking at your phone screen than your living, breathing…

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