Category: News

Oct 15
International students: part of our emerging talent economy

Some of us on Vancouver Island think that we’re going to need a lot of talent to…

Oct 11
Innovators: Sonya Marie Jenssen and the Comox Valley Water System Calendar Project

It’s October. It’s raining, it’s pouring. The weather, it’s…

Sep 30
#WeAreYQQ PitchFest 2016. Rock on Comox Valley startups!

On September 28, 2016 we hosted the Comox Valley's first PitchFest. It rocked. Here's…

Sep 29
The new Toscano’s: Chef Kevin Frisch makes the pivot from “Italian-type” to “Italian-approach”

Last winter the venerable Toscano’s Trattoria in Comox changed hands. When Chef…

Aug 31
Life – it’s a pitch! Talking about pitching with Jayesh Parmar

Jayesh Parmar, CEO of Picatic, is the keynote for the September 28 #WeAreYQQ PitchFest…

Aug 24
Why a PitchFest?

On September 28 LIFT Comox Valley hosts the first #WeAreYQQ PitchFest event –…

Jul 05
Kitty asks HPM: What is the goal of the #WeAreYQQ / LIFT Project?

Odd Rockers is Kitty the barber’s exploration of musical oddities and…

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,…

Jun 14
Welcoming Cathy Snyder to Team #WeAreYQQ and the LIFT Project!

I’m very happy to announce that we’ve added a new face to Team #WeAreYQQ:…

May 02
What’s up in May! Lotsa shift

April was fun! May looks even better – because even more Comox Valley entrepreneurs…