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Why Medical Marijuana Could Be the Modern Gold Rush

Once seen as a secretive crop with a shifty reputation, marijuana — At least of the medical variety — has hit the mainstream on...

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...

Club Kwench Is Victoria’s Newest Co-Working Space

Co-working — the act of independent professionals sharing workspaces — has become more than a trend. In fact, it may simply become the way...
Urban Grocer Victoria BC

New Grocery Store Set to Open in Victoria, B.C. this Summer

A new brand enters the Victoria retail food scene in a few weeks. Urban Grocer will open a flagship store in July at the...

This App is a Good Listener

Otter is a slick new app getting rave reviews for its uncanny ability to record speech and transcribe into text on the fly using voice...
Nathan Nazareth: Undergrad Tycoon

Nathan Nazareth: Undergrad Tycoon

Nathan Nazareth was a first-year student at UVic’s Gustavson School of Business when he had an idea. Instead of just studying business, why not...
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What’s Your Startup Really Worth?

What potential investors see when they consider your startup for investment might not reflect your entrepreneurial high hopes. Here’s how they really assign a...

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...

Amanda Wilson and Bruce Williams Form Spark Strategic Group

Two well-known media and communications professionals have teamed up to launch a new Victoria-based communications company. Media sales professional Amanda Wilson, and TV and...
Shannon Graham, Karmen McNamara, The Kindness Factory

Masked Up for Success – New Entrepreneurs Find Niche, Support Community

The saying ‘every cloud has a silver lining’ is particularly applicable to a trio of emerging entrepreneurs who have found unexpected success through the...