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Vendor Fair

The Exclamation Mart!

One of the highlights of every Editors Canada conference is the Exclamation Mart! vendor fair. We have 17 interesting and fun vendors this year, as well as an editing- and Canada-themed book exchange. Browse, meet and mingle, and shop in between sessions and during breaks. The Exclamation Mart! will not disappoint!

Exclamation Mart!

 

This year’s hours are as follows:

Saturday, June 10—9:45 am to 3 pm

Sunday, June 11—9:45 am to 4 pm

 

Vendors registered:

Exclamation Mart!Shameless Envy

Shameless Envy creates Alice in Wonderland and cat and dog themed mixed media artwork as well as exceptional home décor using ethically sourced animal skulls. Featured designs include unique accessories and jewellery, such as feather fascinators and the beloved Bee Collection, both of which are highly sought after far and wide.

Exclamation Mart!Copyediting 

Stop by the Copyediting vendor table to check out our newsletter and books and chat with our co-founders and contributors! Purchase our Grammar Tune-Up Workbook for just C$25. Bring your tiara or other headgear, borrow some of our props, and take a selfie of your Editor Persona!

Exclamation Mart!Language Portal of Canada  |  Portail linguistique du Canada 

The Language Portal of Canada will be attending the vendor fair to demonstrate the website, show you navigation tips and answer any question you may have. Come over to get a copy of their infographics, register to the Ambassador Program or volunteer to become a guest blogger!

Exclamation Mart!The Flax Pac 

The Flax Pac is a flax seed and lavender filled heating and cooling pack. Made with 100% cotton and a tubular design to help keep the flax seed evenly distributed. We have two sizes — the Neck Pac for $20 and the Back Pac for $35 — to accommodate all your healing needs!

Exclamation Mart!PerfectIt 

Janet MacMillan will be demoing PerfectIt. Stop by to see how fast and easy it can be to correct difficult-to-locate errors such as consistency mistakes.

Exclamation Mart!Network of Translators in Education (NTE) 

The NTE is a peer support network with a dual purpose: to encourage the sharing of information on French or English terminology and usage in the field of education, and to offer both its members and aspiring language professionals a range of training, upgrading and professional development opportunities. Come and see us at the vendor fair to learn more about the NTE and sign up to become a member: we'll offer you our special rate for conference participants.

Exclamation Mart!Naturaliss

Nautraliss offers a variety of handmade cosmetics such as soaps, lotions, creams, bath products, sprays and lip balms, all made with carefully selected natural ingredients to suit everyone. Owner Karine Dumoulin makes everything herself using high quality essential oils and clay for many of her products. Check out her table for affordable, natural, and beautiful handcrafted cosmetics!

Exclamation Mart!Linguatech éditeur inc. 

Linguatech éditeur’s main mission is to publish and to market, at competitive rates, working tools and teaching manuals in the language industry: translation, writing, editing, terminology and French as a second language. The company hopes to contribute to the vitality and the quality of working languages by increasing the expertise of language professionals through publications founded on exactitude and meticulousness. The house also recommends the Madeleine Bouvier collection, which compiles literary works of noteworthy writers based on the quality of the language and on their originality. Drop by the Linguatech éditeur table to browse through our catalogue of titles, including A Practical Guide to Bilingual Revision and Tweets et gazouillis pour des traductions qui chantent.

Exclamation Mart!The University of Chicago Press 

The Chicago Manual of Style—the undisputed authority for style, usage, and grammar, is now in its 17th edition! It’s the essential guide for students, writers, editors, and publishers. Available in print and as an online subscription. Drop by the University of Chicago Press table at the vendor fair to pre-order your copy from Carol Fisher Saller, editor of The Chicago Manual of Style Online Q&A and author of The Subversive Copy Editor.

Exclamation Mart!Canam Books

Canam Books is the emerging English counterpart to the successful Quebec-based startup, BouquinBec. We offer an innovative approach to assisted self-publishing based on an online co-working model that puts the client in direct contact with the professionals that help shape their book. From editing and proofreading to graphic design, layout and marketing, we offer an "à la carte" service that combines flexibility, transparency and high quality printmaking, while also putting the power back in the hands of the author. Canam Books is currently recruiting editors and proofreaders for its English team.

Exclamation Mart!Contour Print Co.

Brian Lyn is a graphic designer from Ottawa who sells map poster prints through Contour Print Co. Brian uses open source data and tools to make custom map poster prints of any city in the world. Drop by Brian's vendor fair table to purchase maps of major Canadian cities, or use Brian's interactive application to choose your own map, which can be printed and shipped to you within 5-10 business days of the conference. Maps come in the following sizes: 10"x10" ($20), 12"x16" ($30), and 18"x24" ($60).

Exclamation Mart!Druide informatique inc. 

Antidote combines a grammar corrector with rich dictionaries and language guides, all with direct integration into your writing software. Do you type in English or French? Then Antidote is for you!

Exclamation Mart!Editors Canada Certification Steering Committee 

We’re all about certification! Come find info about the Editors Canada professional certification program, get answers to questions, check out the new test preparation guides, and learn how to register for the tests. 

Exclamation Mart!Shoes and Champagne 

Looking for a shoe revamp? Look no further! Shoes & Champagne offers handmade shoe clips and accessories for all occasions. Dress up a pair of pumps for a special occasion or jazz up your flip flops in a snap! Geekery at its best for the tech savvy always on the go: We make repurposed leather USB bracelets. Wear your data and never lose it again!

Exclamation Mart!Ottawa Life Magazine 

Ottawa Life Magazine has become a must read for residents of Ottawa and beyond who wish to keep tabs on the who, what, when, where and why of the capital. The OLM brand is the guide to Canada's Capital—in print, at events and online. Visit the OLM table to meet our managing-editor and web editor. You can also purchase a subscription or check out what Ottawa has been up to in our latest issue! 

Exclamation Mart!The Editors' Weekly 

The Editors' Weekly is the official blog of Editors Canada, and we have room for new authors. If you are interested in blogging, make sure to drop by our table at the vendor fair and sign up — our managing editor will contact you!

Exclamation Mart!Book Exchange 

The perfect book exchange to celebrate both Canada 150 and being an editor: Bring any editing-related book or any Canadian book of any genre, drop it off at the book exchange table during the first half of the day (9:45 am–12:45 pm), and pick up a different book of your choice during the second half of the day. You can exchange more than one book!