Northern Micro adds high tech flavour to Ottawa 2017 celebrations

Left to right: Steve Ball, Ottawa 2017 Co-Chair and President, Ottawa Gatineau Hotel Association, Herman Yeh, President, Northern Micro, Mayor Jim Watson, Alex Yeh, Manager, Business Development, Northern Micro, and Derek Mainville, District Vice-President, CIBC.

Left to right: Steve Ball, Ottawa 2017 Co-Chair and President, Ottawa Gatineau Hotel Association, Herman Yeh, President, Northern Micro, Mayor Jim Watson, Alex Yeh, Manager, Business Development, Northern Micro, and Derek Mainville, District Vice-President, CIBC.

Ottawa – The Ottawa 2017 Bureau and Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, in collaboration with lead partner CIBC, are pleased to announce that Northern Micro is the Official Information Technology Partner to Ottawa 2017.

“We are tremendously proud that Northern Micro, an outstanding Canadian business, has partnered with Ottawa 2017 for our city’s celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary,” said Mayor Watson. “Their high-tech proficiency and experience will add high-speed momentum toward what promises to be an incredible year in the nation’s capital.”

As a leading Canadian provider of IT solutions, Northern Micro is providing cutting-edge, high quality office technology and top notch business expertise to support the Ottawa 2017 Bureau.

“For more than 30 years, Northern Micro has provided reliable, innovative and flexible IT solutions to our clients, enabling their businesses and our community to thrive,” said Herman Yeh, President of Northern Micro. “Our team is delighted to partner with Ottawa 2017 and proud to contribute to the success of Canada’s birthday celebrations and the prosperity that it will bring to the region.”

Guy Laflamme, Executive Director of the Ottawa 2017 Bureau, noted that “the backing of such a prestigious Canadian technology solutions company as Northern Micro will enable the Ottawa 2017 team to plan and execute a turbo-charged year of celebrations for millions of residents and visitors from around the world in an efficient and financially sound manner.”

About Northern Micro

Northern Micro has a 30-year track record in providing innovative IT solutions from the Endpoint to the Data Center. Their passion for technology ensures they provide curated solutions from enterprise class data center hardware and software, to industry leading security options, though to their own line of Spirit computers. Continual investment in training and certifications ensures their team of experts can tackle the IT challenges facing the Government, Corporate and Education sectors.

Canada’s 150th celebrations will offer Canadians and visitors from around the world an exceptional and memorable year of high-caliber experiences while bringing a record number of visitors to Ottawa in 2017 to celebrate this important milestone for our country.

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