Tag: Comox Valley

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

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

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 Valley. It’s a…

Dec 21
Giving the gift of LIFT

I’m off to YEG Thursday to spend Christmas with Jenny and her family. A big…

Dec 14
Why it’s not 1997 any more. Talking to Sean Wise about being an entrepreneur in 2017

On January 25 LIFT Comox Valley hosts the annual #WeAreYQQ Winter Party. This year…

Oct 31
Celebrating the season, celebrating a “difference maker”

Photograph ©Karen McKinnon 2016 “Madame Chantal, I want to make a…

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…

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…

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 10
The Speedibin Composter: Innovative garden technology from the Comox Valley

Joyce McMenamon didn’t invent the Speedibin Composter. But she did revive her father’s…

May 26
Island Bison Farm: Food entrepreneurs at the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market

"I grew up wanting to be a rancher," he says. Several years ago his Vancouver-based…