Wishing Everyone a Wonderful Labour Day Weekend

Wishing everyone an enjoyable and memorable labour day weekend that is full of fun. … [Read more...]

Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Screening at The Rostie Group

Ghostbusters is 30 Years old tomorrow (August 29, 2014) and The Rostie Group is celebrating with an 30th Anniversary Screening! Please join us in our Rainy Lake Room.' … [Read more...]

The Counter Offer

  Contributor:  Pamela Inglis, Recruiter - Rostie & Associates. Okay.  This is a tough one.  I know there are a lot of articles out there about this subject - written by people far more eloquent than I am.  But, they basically all say the same thing: DON’T DO IT! You’re always going to find someone who will tell you that they took a count-offer, got a great big raise and things couldn’t have worked out better.  Believe me, they’re the exception. Consider things from your … [Read more...]

Quick Facts about Green Retrofitting

Contributor: Mahtot Gebresselassie, ICL Project Management Solutions Green retrofits are becoming more popular than new green construction. They are a less risky investment because there is no cost to build the main components of the building. Green retrofits are also more efficient in that they use minimal to no new natural resources to construct the components of the building. Weather Beacon at Canada Life, at 330 University Avenue, Toronto. The green upgrade from incandescent light … [Read more...]

New pedestrian bridge to connect PATH to waterfront and Waterpark Place!

TORONTO, ON. A new extension of the PATH walkway, which currently runs much of the length of the downtown core is being constructed, finally connecting the waterfront area to the rest of the city. Waterpark place will soon have a direct sheltered connection to the subway and the inner city food courts and retail centers. It will bring an end to the era of surviving the snow/rain to make the Metrolinx train on time! Something to certainly look forward to in the upcoming year. " A new … [Read more...]

Men’s Fashion Week is coming to Toronto. Have you met TOM*?

TOM* - Toronto Men’s Fashion Week is a celebration of the best in Canadian Menswear, showcasing established and pioneering menswear designers and brands. Toronto is the 8th Men’s Fashion week in the world joining the ranks of London, Paris, Milan, Florence, Singapore, Vancouver and Los Angeles. TOM* will feature The Menswear Collections by the country’s most iconic and innovative designers, as well as top menswear brands and shops.  Among the many highlights is the launch of the EMDA- … [Read more...]

The job offer, or “I got what I wanted and now I don’t know what to do!”

Contributor:  Pamela Inglis, Recruiter - Rostie & Associates. There you are with an offer in hand – you’ve gone through however many rounds of interviews with your trusty recruiter by your side.  You’re all excited, you’ve closed the deal -  and now you’re not sure. It happens all the time.  It’s what you do about it, and why, that matters. This is when you have to take a deep breath and decide what you really want.  Your best friend can’t tell you, your parents can’t tell you, and … [Read more...]

Let’s Chat with The Rostie Group: Victoria Syme of Harmony Marketing

As we launch the Let’s Chat with Rostie Group series, we decided to interview PR maven Victoria Syme of Harmony Marketing. From planning to execution, Harmony Marketing brings its skill and knowledge to all phases of a marketing program and has worked with clients such as Redpath Waterfront Festival and City of Toronto. Here’s what we learned from Victoria: Tell us a bit about your business and the area you specialize in. I work for Harmony Marketing, a full-service boutique marketing, … [Read more...]

Client Testimonial – 1Go Media

1GO Media recently made The Rostie Group their new home. Here is what they have to say in this month's edition of The Waterfront BIA's e-Newsletter: Read the entire August 2014 Ripple e-newsletter here... … [Read more...]

Let’s Chat with The Rostie Group

Introducing our new blog series: Let's Chat with The Rostie Group. With our centre bustling with creativity and many innovative projects taking place at The Rostie Group, we have decided to launch a series on our blog that will feature both our clients and other trendsetting companies that are doing exciting work. The Let’s Chat with The Rostie Group will begin this week and will provide industry insight and a venue for you to meet local entrepreneurs and inspiring individuals.  Stay tuned … [Read more...]