Calgary’s New Rental Property Centro Has a New Web Design

centro-calgary-website-designA new web design is live for Calgary’s Centro rental property. The Calgary Centre St. apartment building is situated in a diverse community with shopping, dining and entertainment all around.

Our web developers created a responsive website design which scales to size on all devices, responding accordingly to portrait and landscape modes whether viewed from a desktop, smartphone or tablet. There is also a contact form available for prospective tenants looking to get more information.

Centro offers one, two and three bedroom opportunities. For a limited time, free rent for 30 days as well as heat & water are included. There is rooftop patio access, secure bike storage, mobile video monitoring and more.

To check out the new website design, you can go here:

Blue Ocean Does Bullshooters Breakfast 2016


I’m going to attempt to recap this year’s Bullshooters Breakfast for you. Please remember that this annual stampede fundraising event is serving up mimosas, margaritas, caesars, beers and shots by 8am…(so, do forgive my memory.)

As sponsors for this year’s event, the Blue Ocean web design and development team created the website for the 2016 Bullshooters Breakfast. It was only right, that as a team we don our cowboy/cowgirl gear and make an appearance. The breakfast was held July 12 at the Telus Convention Centre featuring an amazing spread of flapjacks, eggs, pastries, bacon, sausages, fresh brewed coffee and more.

A silent auction was held raising funds for the Just 4 Kidz Foundation which was created by the Stampede City Progress Club to support children’s charities throughout Calgary. In addition, great live bands were the soundtrack to the entire event, while Calgary’s firefighters and Cowboys ladies welcomed guests and handed out wristbands accordingly.  

Following breakfast, attendees were shuttled to the Cowboys tent with free admission included via party buses where things got wild. Imagine, grown men attempting their best to dance around stripper poles. Clothes stayed on…but just picture it.  It’s not even noon yet!

There the party commenced and it was awesome. That said, Bullshooters Breakfast is an annual Stampede fundraising breakfast with proceeds raised going to support the Just 4 Kidz foundation. Each year it is hosted by the Stampede City Progress club.

Definitely keep an eye out for next year’s event – it’s absolutely worth it!!! 

A New Development, A New Web Design

the-harmony-website-designP2000 Developments contacted our web development team to design a website for their most recent condo development, The Harmony. We were definitely up to the task and are happy to say that the new web design is now live.

We began by creating a logo design for the multi-family project, crafting a brand for The Harmony. From there, we developed a functional and intuitive website that illustrates the buildings numerous offerings, programming the site to be fully responsive. There is also a simple contact form for those who want to learn more about condo availability and further information.

The Harmony unifies great form with sensible functionality providing a unique opportunity to invest and live in Edmonton’s Baranow community. The building offers exceptional value alongside extraordinary appeal, with environmentally friendly design, energy efficient roofing, stonework, and a hardie board exterior to help ensure minimal maintenance fees. It also boasts a great location and many other features.    

To see available floorplans and learn more, please go here:

Unveiling a New Website for Airdrie’s AQUA

aqua-website-design-airdrie-rental-propertyOur latest website to go live is for AQUA, a rental property located in Airdrie, AB. AQUA boasts a number of features including an indoor fitness area, large outdoor sun lounging area, larger suites, underground heated parking and an outdoor water feature.

We have developed a mobile responsive web design that showcases available floor plans, amenities and location information. There is a contact form available for those seeking further information about the new rental property.

Aqua is situated in Airdrie’s Gateway district. Dozens of local shops are within a small radius of AQUA, along with a great running circuit around the pond of Main Street for your active lifestyle. More trails can be found along Veterans Blvd. for more endless running and biking.

To learn more and see the new website, you can go here:

A Pretty New Web Design for Merle Norman Signal Hill

362She’s a beauty! Our latest work to go live is a website redesign for Merle Norman Signal Hill. Their team contacted our web development crew looking to have their website made over. We’re happy to say the new web design is now live.

We've created a visually stunning, custom web design, working with the Merle girls to ensure it looked just right. Crafting a full screen design, our web developers programmed the site to be mobile responsive, such that it looks great on all devices and in both portrait and landscape modes. We also used a content management system which empowers site administrators to make changes and additions to the website easily.

Merle Norman Signal Hill offers a full spectrum of esthetic services, medical spa treatments, relaxation and massage therapy and personal grooming essentials. They are located in Calgary’s Westhills Shopping Centre and possess a luxurious studio with state of the art equipment to pamper yourself and those you love.  

Please take a look at the new web design here:

5 Years Running as the CCA Winners for Web Design in Southern AB




We are ridiculously happy to announce that we’ve won the Consumer Choice Award for Web Design in Southern Alberta for the 5th year in a row! As an online marketing firm, we are dedicated to helping our clients achieve their business objectives by providing the best in website design, print design and app development. We are humbled and honored by the award, as it reflects the consumer’s choice.

This year’s venue was Heritage Park’s Gasoline Alley which boasts a grand collection of automotive nostalgia including vintage vehicles, antique gas pumps and colorful car memorabilia. Our stellar web development squad celebrated among other CCA winners. With beautifully set tables, scrumptious food and wine, we toasted to being recognized and awarded for our efforts.

Each year throughout Canada the CCA collects the opinions, perceptions and expectations of consumers and businesses. Winners go through a rigorous selection process that is conducted by a third party research firm to ensure only the most outstanding service providers are awarded within their respective industry. 


Bowling for FUNds to Support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary & Area


As proud sponsors of this year’s Bowl for Kids Calgary, we flexed our bowling muscles to raise funds for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area. In total, our team raised $1,025 for the volunteer driven organization that pairs children and youth within our community with valuable volunteer mentors. Mentoring is a proven strategy for ensuring resiliency, future orientation and social support for kids and youth.

Named the Blue Ocean Blue Ballaz, our team had shirts made with a logo designed by our graphic designer, D-man and actually won the prize for this year’s “Best Dressed Team” – score! Unfortunately, our bowling game was not on par with our web designing skills and well, none of us had really played 5-pin in a long time.

Despite our lack of strikes and spares, the night was a blast. The second game was coined “Crazy Bowl” with a full list of tricks and tips on how to go through the next 10 frames including bowling on a single leg, bowling with one eye shut, sitting on the lane and pushing the bowling ball with two hands, and bowling backwards. Needless to say, I don’t think I hit a single pin in that second game.




The night also featured a silent auction, several prize draws, door prizes, a 50/50 and a ton of fun. It’s a great way to gather a group of five friends, family members or co-workers and raise funds for children in our community while having an entertaining and amusing evening. It happens every year! So be sure to look out for next year’s event (which happens every June) if you did not get an opportunity to participate in this year’s bowl-a-thon. 

Bowl for Kids Calgary is organized each year by the Stampede City – Canadian Progress Club with proceeds supporting BBBS Calgary. The night was hosted by the awesome folks at Chinook Bowladrome and sponsors included: Big Rock Brewery, Chariot Express, Monarch Music Services, Bolder Graphics, Little Caesars, Servus Credit Union, Oasis Wellness Centre and Spa, Copper Point Resort, Calgary Sun, 660 News, Kiss 95.9, 96.9 Jack FM, SportsNet 960 The Fan, Breakfast Television, and CF Chinook Centre.

Thank you to all who donated to our team and to the cause. We’re totally practicing for next year’s game Laughing

Crafting a New Website Design for Calgary’s Art in the Box

artinthebox-calgary-website-designHoping to revitalize their online presence with a fresh, modern website design, the team at Calgary’s Art in the Box got in contact with us. The newly designed, mobile responsive website is now live.

Our web development team created a custom web design that illustrates the art’s studios offerings. Visitors to the site can peruse classes, camps and workshops available to children and adults and can also register and pay for these online.

Art in the Box is a Calgary based art studio providing classes to both adults and children, with an aim to provide a learning environment where students can learn to express themselves in a natural and organic way. Courses are structured with students learning about materials, color theory and artistic skills.

Want to take a lesson or check out the new site? Go here: 

PLANC International Ltd. Is Live with a New Web Design

PLANC-website-design-calgaryCourtesy of our web development team, PLANC International Ltd. has a new website design live on the web. Having worked together in the past for their Pantheon Petro Projects website, their leadership team contacted us again to create a new site for their newly developed sister company, PLANC.

The web design is fully mobile responsive and utilizes best practices to lay out pertinent information in a manner that is easy to navigate. We have programmed the site using a content management system which allows site administrators to easily update, edit and make changes to images and text on the frontend of the website.

PLANC International Ltd. is a company with Aboriginal ties that provides global innovated HR solutions for organizations. They provide recruiting and placement services for the oil and gas industry, uniting top level talent with employment opportunities and supplying workforce solutions for their clients.

To learn more and view the full site, go here:

ACMA Has a New Mobile Responsive Web Design

ACMA-calgary-website-designLooking to get their website mobile responsive, the board at ACMA (the Association of Condominium Managers of Alberta) contacted our web design team. We were happy to come to the rescue and get their website mobile-friendly. The new web design is now live.

Our website development team, worked with their team to create a sitemap that makes for easy navigation on the website. We custom programmed the site so users can sign up and register for memberships, pay for courses and events online. There is also a secure members-only login area where further information can be accessed and uploaded by the ACMA team.

The Association of Condominium Managers of Alberta (ACMA) is a not-for-profit association that represents the condominium community. ACMA provides resources and education to its members. Members include corporations, individuals and associated business working within the condominium community.

To view the new web design, you can go here: 

The New Website Design for Eideticom is Live

eideticom-calgary-website-designSerial entrepreneurs and application software experts, Eideticom, contacted our team to develop a new website for their recently established business. They also needed a new logo design to brand the company and our graphic design team was up to the task.

We have created a custom website design that is mobile-responsive and features the many talents of the Eideticom team. The website is easy to navigate and is programmed using a content management system which allows Eideticom to easily edit and make changes to the website’s frontend.

Eideticom delivers state-of-the-art communications and application software. Whether it’s end-to-end communication systems or application specific accelerators targeting data analytics, forward error correction or other areas, customers look to Eideticom for solutions.

To learn more and view the new website design, you can go here: