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Luke Mari of Aryze Developments

Luke Mari: People Centered Development

Luke Mari, Principal and Development Lead at Aryze has always been people minded.  “At the end of the day, it’s about the people that move...
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Island Tourism Destination Development Gets a Much-Needed Boost

Eight Vancouver Island tourism businesses are among the 54 recipients of new funding under the B.C. Government’s Community Economic Recovery Infrastructure Program’s (CERIP) destination...
Photo of Amanda Eyolfson and Mike Walker of Roll Focus Productions.

Roll.Focus. supports local business with online video training workshops

As with so many small businesses, when the pandemic reached our community last spring, the landscape shifted at Roll.Focus. headquarters and the future was...
Photo of members of the Alzheimer Society of BC at a fundraising event in 2020.

Island community leaders unite to support people affected by dementia at Breakfast to Remember

Each year, leaders in Vancouver Island’s health-care community come together at Breakfast to Remember, a fundraiser for the Alzheimer Society of B.C. that is...

Leadership

Luke Mari of Aryze Developments

Luke Mari: People Centered Development

Luke Mari, Principal and Development Lead at Aryze has always been people minded.  “At the end of the day, it’s about the people that move...

Technology

Roll.Focus. supports local business with online video training workshops

Photo of Amanda Eyolfson and Mike Walker of Roll Focus Productions.
As with so many small businesses, when the pandemic reached our community last spring, the landscape shifted at Roll.Focus. headquarters and the future was...

Digital Pivot Keeps CVM Medical Agile through Pandemic

Photo of nurse administering a COVID-19 test
Everyone was caught scrambling when the pandemic hit last March, including those in the medical field, with many forced to pivot from in-person to...

Collaboration Works: How Island Organizations Are Connecting for Virtual Health Care

Photo of Sue Paish, CEO, Digital Technology Supercluster
What stands out with so many of the recent technology projects in health care is the collaboration involved with each. In fact, COVID-19 has...

Transforming Health Care on Vancouver Island

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Throughout 2020, and especially since March when the pandemic hit, there has been a flurry of innovationto solve problems in every area of life,...

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.

Two people working together at an office.

How to Develop your Corporate Financial Literacy

The pandemic is a global economic shock like no other. A bifurcated recovery is emerging from the country’s pandemic-driven economic contraction. Some workers, businesses...
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...

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...

Adapt your Message, Know Your Mix and Be Online

Steve Hutchinson and Don Landels of Treehouse Media are experts in connecting brands to consumers in memorable ways through traditional and digital media advertising. They...

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