Category: Comox Valley economy

Jun 24
Why “Where is Here” matters to business in the Comox Valley

FeOn July 20-22, 2016 the Comox Valley Art Gallery, with Vancouver Island University,…

May 26
Island Bison Farm: Food entrepreneurs at the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market

"I grew up wanting to be a rancher," he says. Several years ago his Vancouver-based…

Apr 22
Investing in the #WeAreYQQ talent economy: getting Anotiv Team to the Global Finals

Talent. It’s what drives an entrepreneurial economy. It’s what we need to…

Apr 20
Merville Organics at the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market: Part of the #WeAreYQQ local food economy

Robin Sturley is part of the new face of farming in our region. She started farming…

Mar 20
Willovic Bakery at the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market: Part of the #WeAreYQQ local food economy

One of the important aspects of the #WeAreYQQ Project is celebrating the creatives and…

Mar 16
Innovations in campfire cookery: the Fireside Fork

Who knew that hot dog sticks needed improving? Innovations are often very simple…

Mar 01
Rob Kelly’s #WeAreYQQ Report on Tech & Media: Spring 2016

This is my first report on the Comox Valley’s tech and media sector for the #WeAreYQQ…

Feb 15
Is talent the future of business in the Comox Valley?

Two items in this post about the Comox Valley’s economy. First item: In January…