About us!

Our story

Bytown Blog was created in January 2021 as a media company that is focused on the black youthful side of Ottawa. Founder and CEO, J, realized the power of media, especially in the nation’s capital. This lead to Bytown Blog being born!!! We are the Complex magazine, Fader, GQ of black Ottawa. We are a voice for the voiceless from culture, sports, food, social justice and news. From Black Ottawa to the World!

Our team !

Big J

Founder & CEO

J is a writer, photographer and youtuber living in Ottawa, Ontario. He is the founder and head writer at Bytown Blog with a heavy passion for the City of Ottawa! His ultimate goal is to uplift black voices in this city, empower the community and showcase this great capital.

Rashida Sofo

Editor and Writer

Rashida is a hard working editor of Bytown Blog, she is a new member that brings unique perspectives and immense value. Her passion for black topics and the city of Ottawa make her a perfect member of the Bytown team.

Matt Dionne

Senior advisor and Writer

Matt is a passionate writer and Ottawa native that brings a refreshing voice to Bytown Blog. With extensive writing experience he stands out as a senior advisor and mentor to Bytown blog.

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