David Nicholls, Vancouver Island Brewing

David Nicholls is the General Manager of Vancouver Island Brewing, which, since its launch in 1984, has been a pioneer in craft brewing in...

Daisy Orser, The Root Cellar

Daisy Orser and her husband Adam are the co-founders and owners of The Root Cellar Village Grocer in Victoria, a market set apart by...

Jarid Taylor, Brandigenous

Jarid Taylor founded Brandigenous in 2019, with the goal to elevate the way people buy branded merchandise. His focus is creating unique, quality brand designs...

Ann Squires Ferguson, Western Interior Design Group

Ann Squires Ferguson holds twin degrees in Interior Design and Electro-Mechanical Engineering. She is the CEO of Western Interior Design Group, a full-service commercial...

Matthew Clayton, LOOPshare

Matthew Clayton is the executive chairman and CEO of Vancouver-based LOOPshare, an electric transportation company using advanced telematics and app-based software in a variety...

Paul Underhill, Creator of Rumble Nutrition

Paul Underhill is the creator and co-founder of Victoria-based Rumble Nutrition, makers of the popular Rumble Supershake. As an avid cyclist, kiteboarder, outdoor enthusiast...

Brooke Cannon & Liz Hagiepetros, Local Assembly

Brooke Cannon and Liz Hagiepetros opened their store Local Assembly in Fan Tan Alley three years ago. The store empowers artists and makers by...

Justa Kendall, Co-Owner Urbana Kitchens

Justa Kendall is the co-owner of Urbana Kitchens, providing discerning Island homeowners with leading design concept and delivery for kitchen, bathroom, walk-in closets and...
Janet Corey Fan Tan Home & Style

Janet Corey, Owner of Fan Tan Home & Style

Janet Corey owns Fan Tan Home & Style in downtown Victoria. She’s been in retail most of her life, first in her family’s men’s...

Jess Taylor, The Wandering Mollusk Oyster Catering Co.

Jess Taylor and his partner Sean Roberts founded boutique business The Wandering Mollusk Oyster Catering Co. in 2015, winning a Douglas 10 to Watch...