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▪️ Auth0, which provides Identity and Access Management solutions for enterprise, is on the hunt for a remote-based Business Content Writer, ideally with 5+ years in B2B Technology sector experience. Even more ideal: IAM expertise.

▪️ Media monitoring and reporting pros FullIntel are hiring an SaaS B2B Marketing Manager with 5 years of experience, to lead the marketing effort and to develop and execute new projects and marketing campaigns.

▪️ Professional Services specialists ADGA require an Account Executive with Professional Services experience and strong business contacts to identify, assess, and initiate opportunities within the Enterprise Computing Services and Project Staffing market. Must have previous experience selling to the Government of Canada.

▪️ Hybrid Brand Management is looking for a Sales Rep for the Ottawa area. Must have enthusiasm for all things cannabis, and if you have experience in the licensed cannabis industry, even better. Must have drivers’ license and daily access to a vehicle. DM or send resume to [email protected] 

▪️ Lebanese and French pastry shop Sweet Castle is hiring full and part time counter servers for their Bank and Hunt Club location. DM or call 613-680-1888 if interested. 

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Weather: ☁️ Mostly cloudy. High of 16, low of 5°

Number: 25. Ottawa is one of 100 cities in the world to get a localised Top 25 chart on Apple music.  [Shifter Magazine] [Top 25 Ottawa]

Ottawan of the Day: Tim Stock. The former executive chef at Thyme and Again, who was laid off due to COVID-19, has relaunched FoodWorks, a takeout and catering service providing training for at-risk youth.  [Centretown Buzz] [FoodWorks]

Quote: “Carl showed up every day for the people he cared about and for the community that he worked with, and he loved it” – Arwen McKechnie, the team lead for the needle exchange and safer inhalation programme on outreach worker Carl Reinboth. Reinboth was killed in a stabbing Friday. [CBC]

Sports: Ottawa Senators 2 – Vancouver Canucks 1, last night. The two teams meet again Thursday.


CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

💉 4,696,211 doses have been administered in Ontario

At this rate, it will take 13.2 weeks to give each Ontarian one dose each

Info from Vaccination tracker by Andrew Lam (@socialvizcanada)

🆕 Pfizer, Moderna, and AstraZeneca vaccines delivery tracker
Federal Goverment database listing predicted future deliveries


📋 Public Health Reports:

OTTAWA

😷 23,503 confirmed cases of COVID‌-19

📆 190 new cases since yesterday

♦️495 deaths, five new reports

💉 328,527 doses of vaccine have been administered (84% of doses available)

OUTAOUAIS

😷 11,020 confirmed cases of COVID‌-19

📆 50 new cases since yesterday

♦️192 deaths, one new report

💉 127,700 doses of vaccine have been administered

EASTERN ONTARIO HEALTH UNIT

😷 4,307 confirmed cases of COVID‌-19

📆 34 new cases since Friday

♦️100 deaths, two new reports

💉 53,794 doses of vaccine have been administered


COVID-19 NEWS

⭕ A 13 year-old girl in Brampton is one of the youngest people to die from COVID-19. Her father was an essential worker in a warehouse. [CTV]

+ Related The Provincial Parliament voted against providing 10 days personal emergency leave yesterday

⭕ Four people died from COVID-19 in their own homes in the past few weeks. Ontario’s chief coroner is investigating 28 home deaths from COVID-19 across the province where it appears people did not seek medical help. [Ottawa Citizen]

⭕ At Ontario’s request, three medical teams of the Canadian Armed Forces have be deployed to help overwhelmed hospitals. [CTV]

⭕ The College Square Loblaws that was swamped by people after offering walk-in vaccinations actually had a wait list which it did not use. [CBC]

⭕ Licensed child-care workers and residents 45 and older in postal code prefixes K1T, K1V and K2V are now eligible for the Pfizer and Modena vaccines. [Ottawa Citizen] [Vaccine Booking]

⭕ The Federal Government is paying $8.18 per dose of AstraZenca vaccine. [iPolitics


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#WHAT OTTAWA IS TALKING ABOUT

▪️ Drivers will be enclosed in protective plastic on almost all OC Transpo buses.  Besides the minimal COVID-19 protection, the new divider will stop physical abuse upon the driver as well as the accidental or deliberate spilling of hot beverages. The shields should be up by August.  [CBC

▪️ Longtime broadcaster on CFRA and CFMO, Gord Atkinson, has passed away at age 94Atkinson introduced Elvis Presley at the old Auditorium in 1957.  [Stittsville Central]

▪️ Police Chief Peter Sloly says the cancellation of a new station is partially to reconsider the role of a station. While rising costs were a consideration, Sloly said there were social changes happening and the building use should reflect that. [CBC]


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