IlSauvage

île Sauvage is Not Your Average Brewery

"If you just yell them out to me, I’ll pour them.” From a tap mounted next to 20 others on a wall of white herringbone...

July 1 Grand Opening of the Victoria International Marina

While the Victoria International Marina made its global debut in June 2018 as a venue for the Melges 24 World Championship Regatta, the 28-slip...

Business Idea: A Mobile Dental Hygiene Service

Challenge  For many people, making time to get their teeth cleaned regularly is a logistics challenge, especially for those with big families. And then...
10 To Watch

10 to Watch Honours the Island’s Best New Businesses for 2019

This year marked the 10th annual 10 to Watch event where 10 up-and-coming local businesses were honoured by 350 business leaders in the community...

Victoria Entrepreneur creates PetVibe: The App for Everything Pets

CHALLENGE From dog-walking services to cat clinics to pet spas, the amount of information and services related to pets has rocketed in the last decade....
arcade gamer looking at the machine

Quazar’s Arcade Embraces the True 80s Experience

You can almost hear The Who singing “Pinball Wizard” as you step into Quazar’s Arcade in Victoria’s Trounce Alley. With about 40 games on...
a guy using the Barnacle app on his iPhone

Barnacle Systems Takes its Technology to CES 2019

Barnacle Systems took its BRNKL boat safety and security solution to the global this January as a Canadian Pavilion exhibitor at the Consumer Electronics...

Haven: An Inflatable Resting Place Within the Workplace

Crave a few moments of solitude in your work day?  Haven — an inflatable pod that creates a private space — could be the...

International Software Company Chooses Victoria for Expansion

When the head of the international software form Daitan Group was scouting for a locale for the company's first Canadian location, he first set...

Meet Velma, The Velociraptor.

When Velma the Velociraptor stomps along Fort Street, blinking, waving her limbs and roaring, heads turn and some people give her a wide berth...