Category: News

Jun 11
LIFT Local – and Win!

Did you know that for every $100 you spend at a local business, $46 is recirculated…

Jun 07
LIFT Startups wins Entrepreneur Promotion Award (BC Region)!

Comox Valley networking group receives top recognition at Startup Canada Awards,…

Apr 17
LIFT Podcast: Adam Speigel talks about BDC – and about Adam Speigel

Adam Speigel works with the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC). BDC has been…

Apr 14
LIFT leaders: Sue Finneron of Finneron Hyundai

I’ve been the general manager here now for about sixteen years. But I started…

Mar 24
Introducing the LIFT Startups podcast series

Thanks to feedback at a recent BizOnDeck we’re now moving forward with something…

Jan 06
BizOnDeck Case Study: Blushing Bluebird Essentials and #wearcloth

Entrepreneurship is often born of a desire to fix something that’s broken. That’s the…

Nov 06
SOLD OUT – again! And here’s what we’re doing about it

This is happening a lot lately. Our Vancouver Island entrepreneur events are selling…

Oct 18
LIFT news: BizOnDeck sells out. More LIFT VIP benefits. #hustlethehelp

This morning there was only one ticket left for this evening’s BizOnDeck…

Oct 08
Bluebird Pads wins big at PitchFest2!

photo © Amy Criss for LIFT 40 entrepreneurs packed The Prime Chophouse September 28.…

Sep 21
Luke Aulin. CEO of RTOWN, and keynote at PitchFest2

Luke Aulin is the Founder and CEO (also known as the Mayor) of RTOWN – a company…