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United Way funds program to provide access to digital world for...

As businesses ramp up their digital skills and take advantage of programs like DER3, the United Way Greater Victoria is stepping in to help...
2020 VREB Commercial Building Awards Judges’ Choice winner Alex & Jo Campbell Centre for Health and Wellness at Camosun College.

Victoria Real Estate Board announces 2020 Commercial Building Award winners

The Victoria Real Estate Board has released its annual awards of excellence in commercial development. This year the awards ceremony was held online, with...
InDro Robotics CEO Philip Reece (left), together with an InDro pilot and technician, prep a drone flight to Penelakut Island.

True North, True Potential

InDro Robotics is the leading Canadian expert in the innovative field of drone technology. Founded on Salt Spring Island, B.C., in 2014, InDro Robotics...
Alex Mouret

Court of Appeal Decision Demonstrates Importance of Documenting Intention in Estate Planning

In planning your estate, it is essential that you make your intentions clear. A lack of clarity in a will can give rise to...

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United Way funds program to provide access to digital world for...

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As businesses ramp up their digital skills and take advantage of programs like DER3, the United Way Greater Victoria is stepping in to help...

Island Entrepreneurs Reinvent Glow Sticks for new Consumers in the Eco-Age

Paige Whitehead, Yamila Franco, Nyoka Design Labs
If you look up the words ‘passion’ and ‘drive’ in an entrepreneur’s dictionary you might find Paige Whitehead listed under ‘passion,’ and Yamila Franco...

Pilothouse Is All In for the Wild Ride of Performance Marketing

Pilothouse team leaders
In the past, marketing has been a ‘set it and wait’ kind of game. The phrase "you won’t know exactly what drove it, but...

VIATEC Offers Digital Mentorship and Support for Business through DER3 Program

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As the economic effects of a pandemic continue impacting small business, the B.C. government and local tech communities are stepping up to help them...

The Victoria business community is, like everyone across Canada, grappling with the economic and health impacts of COVID-19. Douglas is speaking to entrepreneurs and professionals who support and inspire their customers and the greater community through their work, asking for their feedback on how they’re coping with the crisis, the resources they’re using, and the advice they give all of us moving forward.

Emilie de Rosenroll

SIPP CEO says Business Recovery at Forefront of Rising Economy Week

The brightest minds in Victoria, Canada and the U.S. come together November 16 – 20 for a comprehensive event focused on resilience and success...
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VIATEC Offers Digital Mentorship and Support for Business through DER3 Program

As the economic effects of a pandemic continue impacting small business, the B.C. government and local tech communities are stepping up to help them...

During a social and economic crisis, maintaining and growing share of voice is more important than ever — but harder to accomplish when budgets are slashed and revenues drop. Victoria’s marketing and advertising experts share their advice on implementing effective consumer engagement strategies during and beyond the COVID-19 lock down.

Chef Castro Boateng

Taste of Langford spotlights eateries in business booster campaign

If you haven’t been out for dinner in the West Shore lately, here’s a great incentive. The City of Langford has launched the latest...
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Sailing through Uncertainty: Q+A with Online Marketing Guru Angus Ewart

When a crisis hits (like the COVID-19 pandemic), marketing budgets are usually the first to be cut. Does that really make sense if you...

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