Media Releases

  • Shaw Centre announces appointment of new Executive Chef Patrick Turcot

    Ottawa, Ontario June 28, 2017 – Shaw Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Quebec-born Executive Chef Patrick Turcot, who assumed his position in one of Ottawa’s largest kitchens this week. Chef Turcot comes to Shaw Centre after a distinguished career at numerous prestigious hotels across North America. “We took our time with this...

  • Shaw Centre announces appointment of Julia Forbes as Director, Marketing and Sponsorship

    Ottawa, Ontario July 19, 2017 – Shaw Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Julia Forbes to the position of Director, Marketing and Sponsorship. Julia comes to Shaw Centre after a decade of success with large events and organizations in the health, sport, entertainment and hospitality industries. Her experience with developing and executing a...

  • Local Media enjoy a sneak preview of Shaw Centre’s JUNO Gala menu

    Ottawa, ON March 31, 2017 – Once again, Shaw Centre is proud to be playing a key role in an important national celebration. As part of Juno Week 2017 Shaw Centre will be hosting the JUNO Gala on April 1, 2017, the night before the JUNOs are awarded at Canadian Tire Centre on April 2nd....

  • SHAW CENTRE HONOURED TO RECEIVE OBAA SERVICE EXCELLENCE AWARD

    Ottawa, Ontario November 30, 2016 – The Ontario Business Achievement Awards (OBAA) is the most recognized industry gala in the province with a single focus on celebrating business success and last night, Ottawa’s Shaw Centre was among those honoured. Organized by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, the OBAAs have been a tradition for over 30...

  • SHAW CENTRE PARTNERS WITH MEALSHARE OTTAWA TO TACKLE YOUTH HUNGER

    Ottawa, ON July 12, 2016 – The Shaw Centre is pleased to announce that it has signed on as a founding supporter of Mealshare Ottawa, the local chapter of a national charity working to end youth hunger. Shaw Centre has committed $5000 towards Mealshare’s startup costs until the Ottawa unit reaches self-sufficiency in late 2017....

  • SHAW CENTRE WELCOMES PUBLIC TO VISIT TRAVELLING TECHOLOGY DISPLAY

    Ottawa, Ontario July 11, 2016 – As befits its stature as one of Ottawa’s most iconic buildings, the Shaw Centre plays host to a wide range of local, national and international events every year. Now in its fifth year of operations, in 2016 the Centre will be home to a fascinating exhibit mounted by the...

  • SHAW CENTRE EARNS 2016 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

    OTTAWA, ONTARIO – MAY 31, 2016 – Shaw Centre today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. Certificate of Excellence recipients include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the...

  • Shaw Centre’s donation program continues to shine

    With the help of the Shaw Centre, Pharmasave has made a generous donation to the Ottawa Food Bank and Cornerstone, a community organization dedicated to improving the lives of homeless women.

  • SHAW CENTRE’S NEW DONATION PROGRAM MAKING AN IMPACT IN OTTAWA

    Ottawa, Ontario March 22, 2016 – The Ottawa Gatineau International Auto Show has made a generous donation to Ottawa East Habitat for Humanity ReStore. At the conclusion of the four day show which brought close to 300 cars and thousands of visitors to the Shaw Centre, almost 20,000 square feet of gently-used carpeting from the Auto...

  • OTTAWA’S SHAW CENTRE AND LOBLAW SERVE UP HUGE FOOD DONATION

    Ottawa, Ontario February 18, 2016 –The Shaw Centre and Loblaw Companies Ltd. have made a huge contribution to the National Capital Region’s food banks. Last week, at the conclusion of Loblaw’s national conference held at the Shaw Centre, volunteers spent several days packaging up enough perishable and non-perishable food to fill four 53-foot trailers. The...