Category: Member Profile

Apr 25
LIFT Podcast: Angie Barnard talks about The Network Hub – & Angie Barnard

Angie Barnard is the Chief Motivating Officer of The Network Hub in Nanaimo, a…

Apr 24
Talking with Chin Hing Chang about Spring – and Chin Hing Chang. A LIFT Podcast.

Chin is Head of Growth with global startup school Spring Activator. He was on the…

Apr 21
LIFT Podcast talking to Amy Robinson about LOCO BC – and Amy Robinson

Amy Robinson is a social entrepreneur – and the founder of LOCO BC, an NGO that…

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…

Nov 29
BizOnDeck entrepreneur case study: Lil Worker Safety Gear and #vizyourkids

LIFT’s BizOnDeck workshops enable entrepreneurs to help each other to grow new…

Oct 29
BizOnDeck entrepreneur case study: Wags Doggy Bags

Over the course of a year LIFT hosts 16 BizOnDeck workshops. In two years that’s…

Mar 01
Innovators: Ron Pogue’s “Alternative Wedding Photography”

His talents earned him one of only three prizes awarded at #WeAreYQQ PitchFest 2016.…

Jan 03
The Comox Valley’s first Living Wage Certified employer: Precision Tree Services LTD

Receiving Living Wage Certification is also about raising the bar in our community. "I…

Dec 29
Sandra talks about McLintock’s Water Buffalo Yogurt: A #WeAreYQQ Local Food Profile

Food entrepreneurs are changing the face of farming in the Comox…