Category: talent economy

Sep 13
Keith Ippel keynotes PitchFest3 and #WeAreYQQ Party on Sept 27

What is PitchFest3? Throughout the year Vancouver Island entrepreneurs and creatives…

Sep 08
Talking with Amie Webster about Motif Music Studios – and winning the 2018 #HustleTheHelp Award!

Amie Webster is a music educator, an entrepreneur, a mother of three young sons, and a…

Aug 09
Apply now and get 2 free tickets to PitchFest3 + #WeAreYQQ After Party!

PitchFest3 is our annual showcase of Island startups and fundraiser for our local…

Jul 11
LIFT Podcast: Liz Wootton talks about Human Nature Development – and Liz Wootton

Liz Wootton is an entrepreneur and former Director of Organizational Development. She…

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

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

Apr 20
LIFT Podcast with Sandra Viney, talking about Atlas Café – and Sandra Viney

In this episode, we feature Sandra Viney, co-owner with her husband Trent McIntyre, of…

Apr 05
BizOnDeck Case Study: Prisym Renewable Developments

Prisym Renewable Developments describes itself as Vancouver Island’s “solar…

Mar 24
Introducing the LIFT Startups podcast series

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

Feb 01
BizOnDeck Case Study: Sea Salt Design

Vanessa Raven-Vipond (VRV) owns Sea Salt Design here in the Comox Valley. She grew up…

Jan 22
Patricia Huntsman talks about the Island’s “creative economy”

LIFT Startups is inviting entrepreneurs and creatives from across the Island to join…