Category: talent economy

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…

Oct 08
Bluebird Pads wins big at PitchFest2!

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

Aug 29
PitchFest events: featuring Vancouver Island’s talent economy. Like Ron Pogue.

Get your PitchFest2 tickets now! On September 28 LIFT hosts its second annual…

Jun 04
Elevating our local talent economy!

On May 31, 2017 LIFT Comox Valley hosted its first Trade Show for local creatives and…

Jun 01
Making economic shift happen in the Comox Valley

I’ll argue that a talent economy is synonymous with a “startup community.”…