Ottawa Business Journal


The Ottawa Business Journal (OBJ) is a regional business publication serving Canada's National Capital Region. Founded in 1995, it is owned by Great River Media[1] and published on a monthly basis with a circulation of 10,000 copies.

The current publisher is Michael Curran.


The Ottawa Business Journal was founded in 1995 by Mark Sutcliffe. Until Recently it was owned by Transcontinental Inc. On August 18, 2010 Michael Curran (publisher of OBJ since 2002), Mark Sutcliffe (Ottawa Citizen columnist, radio host at CIWW and a co-founder of OBJ), and Donna Neil (a former OBJ manager) took over ownership.[2] [3]

Site Statistics

As of April 17, 2013, ranked as 6,775th visited site in Canada. As of October 30, 2015 ranked as 14,707th visited site in Canada.[4]

New Look

On Dec 14, 2009 the Ottawa Business Journal moved its website to Transcontinental's United Newspaper Information System (UNIS) platform. The old archives, message boards and polls could not be immediately transferred and as a result are no longer available to the public.


  1. ^ "OBJ acquired by local group - Local". Ottawa Business Journal. 2010-08-12. Archived from the original on 2010-08-16. Retrieved 2014-06-09.
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  3. ^ "Founder reclaims Ottawa Business Journal | Ottawa & Region". Ottawa Sun. 2010-08-12. Retrieved 2014-06-09.
  4. ^ " Site Overview". Alexa. Retrieved 2014-06-09.

External links

  • Ottawa Business Journal