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New Our High River app facilitates outstanding success for the Mystery on Mainstreet event

Our High River (OHR) is a community group in the Town of High River, aiming to foster community engagement by providing spaces for citizens to work on projects, supplying resources and tools to help move ideas to action, and encouraging new innovations. Latest Innovations On October 24th, OHR announced the launch of their new mobile app (available on Android and …

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New Our High River mobile app will reveal clues during Mystery on Mainstreet event

Our High River announces the launch of an innovative community engagement app… and a mysterious team scavenger hunt for High River residents to try it out. High River, AB: The local Our High River (OHR) community group is proud to announce the launch of a new mobile app to promote economic prosperity, encourage town involvement, and enhance community capacity in …

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RallyEngine Wins Two Awards at Launch Party 2013

On the evening of November 22nd hundreds of people gathered at Mac Hall to celebrate Calgary’s burgeoning startup scene. What a night! There were keynotes by Foundry Group VC Brad Feld (via Skype) and former NASA CTO Chris Kemp, as well as a panel discussion on fundraising. There were also two lightning rounds of 3-minute pitches from 10 select startups. RallyEngine was …

RallyEngine as a tool for organizers of dispersed events

We’ve been fielding more queries than usual lately, since the terrible events in Boston on Monday. Many have been from organizers of large and/or dispersed events – like marathons, festivals, and other general gatherings – who want to be better prepared on the communications side. So we thought we’d publish this post to address some common questions about RallyEngine and …

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The Boston Marathon bombings and crisis communications

The bombings that unfolded yesterday in Boston were tragic and terrible. The pictures were ghastly. The Boston Marathon is such a reverred and festive annual event; it’s really a shame that some would choose to ruin it like this. Our condolences to the victims of the blasts – participants and spectators – and our best wishes to the Marathon’s organizers …