COVID Lessons: Victoria Businesses Should be Prepared for Anything

As we move into the reboot phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, Douglas asked local business leaders to share lessons learned. They told us it's...

Derek Cruikshanks & Lindsay Rehner, Four Frames Photo Booth

Lindsay Rehner and Derek Cruikshanks own Four Frames Photo Booth, a boutique company based in Victoria, servicing weddings, birthdays, social events, staff parties, corporate...
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...

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...

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...

Ed Geric, Mike Geric Construction

Ed Geric is the President of Mike Geric Construction, an industry leader in sustainable multifamily construction. He combines financial expertise with the entrepreneurial know-how...
Victoria's Inner Harbour. Photo by Armon Arani on Unsplash

Will the Stronger BC Plan live up to its hype?

The B.C. government released its Stronger BC Economic Recovery Plan last week, and while much of its work is already underway, it does create...

Urban Grocer has an Innovative Mindset

Despite the notion that crises are bad times to launch businesses, a 2009 study by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation found 57 per cent...

Diane Lloyd, Inspired Results Group

Diane Lloyd is a coach, speaker and facilitator. She founded Inspired Results Group for leaders who are co-creating cultures, shaping conversations, and impacting lives...

Diane Moran & Ronald Laidman, Remote Renfrew Riverside Retreat

Diane Moran and Ronald Laidman own and operate Remote Renfrew Riverside Retreat, vacation cabin rentals situated on seven acres between two arms of the...