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Tackling Gender Diversity in the Software Industry

OpenRoad was thrilled to help narrow this gender gap by hosting a Ladies Learning Code workshop this week.

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Say hello to our new(ish) marketing coordinator, Christie Atkins!

You may have noticed our OpenRoad and ThoughtFarmer blogs have seen a lot of contributions from a new author… meet Christie Atkins. As our marketing coordinator, Christie is responsible for brand communications, including blogging, website content, email marketing, sales collateral, and social media. She is also the friendly face of OpenRoad at our events, and […]

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We’re Excited about Clicklaw’s New Mobile-Optimized Website!

In 8 weeks and a limited budget, we helped make their existing site mobile-friendly with some smart refactoring. Find out how!

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Meet our new Front-End Developer, Foley!

We are very excited to welcome Foley Lynn to the team. Foley brings over 15 years of digital communications experience to OpenRoad. He cultivated his expertise by splitting his time between agency work and running his own web development firm. Over the last 15 years, Foley’s favourite project was working as the Lead Front-End Developer building the […]

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OpenRoad is proud to co-host the 2nd annual VanUX Awards

From a fledging roundtable group of people interested in this thing called ‘user experience’ to a sold-out award show celebrating some of the biggest brands in Canada, the Vancouver User Experience group has grown up over the past twelve years. We’re excited to announce OpenRoad will be co-hosting the Vancouver User Experience Awards for a […]

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Congratulations, Emily Carr University!

A big congrats to Emily Carr University on their new website, designed and built by OpenRoad! Check out their new website.

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OpenRoad’s 2015 Gastown Grand Prix party

Some of the best views of Vancouver’s legendary pro-cycling race are from our second floor offices on Water Street.

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Welcome Deborah MacKenzie, our new UX Designer!

We are thrilled to welcome Deborah MacKenzie to the team! Deborah brings eight years of UX design experience, having worked both locally and internationally. Deborah recently completed her Master’s degree in Digital Media (MDM) from Simon Fraser University. “A lot of people went into this program to change their career direction, but that wasn’t my goal,” she said. […]