In the News

Everyone loves a good news story amidst the chaos of life. AboutFace Masks and our social enterprise initiative gave the media something positive to report.

 

July 25, 2020

First up, here's a Q&A with our founder, Julie Beun, discussing why she started a company at the start of the pandemic.

www.distinctivewomenmagazine.com/julie-beun/

 

June 26, 2020

CTV Morning’s Annette Goerner chatted with founder Julie Beun about fashion and face masks.

https://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1979921&jwsource=cl

 

June 25, 2020

Our founder, Julie Beun, sat down with CTV Noon host Leeann Cusack to talk fashion, masks and giving back.

https://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1979921&jwsource=cl

 

June 23, 2020

Ottawa Life featured our founder, Julie Beun, in this feature on starting a company in a pandemic.

https://www.ottawalife.com/article/being-a-fashion-face-and-giving-back-never-looked-so-gorgeous?c=3

 And here's the full magazine (we're on page 9!)

https://issuu.com/ottawalifers/docs/ottawalife_summer2020_final

 

May 2020

We were honoured to be included in fashion magazine Addicted’s round up of 20 Canadian mask makers who give back.

https://www.weraddicted.com/20-stylish-canadian-designer-masks-that-give-back/

 

May 6, 2020

The Ottawa Citizen included us in their roundup of mask makers making their masks.

https://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/need-a-non-medical-mask-where-to-find-one-from-sellers-in-ottawa

 

April 21, 2020

CTV Ottawa’s list of local businesses selling face masks – and included AboutFace Masks.

https://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/ottawa-and-area-businesses-selling-face-masks-during-covid-19-pandemic-1.4906261

Then our friends at CFRA added to it. 

https://www.iheartradio.ca/580-cfra/news/ottawa-and-area-businesses-selling-face-masks-during-covid-19-pandemic-1.12206022