Ottawa Business Journal and the Ottawa Board of Trade commissioned artist Jamaal Jackson Rogers to create and perform a poem for local business owners. Called “Weather the Storm” the poem is a clarion call for local business owners to survive and thrive in the pandemic. Catch the full awards show at http://bestottawabusiness.ca. More info on Jamaal Jackson Rogers here: http://justjamaalthepoet.com
The video was directed, shot and edited by Khaled Abdel Jabbar.
The following people appear in the video:
Jason McLeland , Grunt
Thomas Cumberbatch, Studio 20/20
Sami Elmont, The Flava Factory
Erin Rochon, Bluebird Upcycle
Kalkidan Assefa, Visual Artist