Tag: entrepreneurs

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…

May 02
What’s up in May! Lotsa shift

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

Apr 22
Investing in the #WeAreYQQ talent economy: getting Anotiv Team to the Global Finals

Talent. It’s what drives an entrepreneurial economy. It’s what we need to…

Apr 20
Merville Organics at the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market: Part of the #WeAreYQQ local food economy

Robin Sturley is part of the new face of farming in our region. She started farming…

Mar 16
Innovations in campfire cookery: the Fireside Fork

Who knew that hot dog sticks needed improving? Innovations are often very simple…

Feb 15
Is talent the future of business in the Comox Valley?

Two items in this post about the Comox Valley’s economy. First item: In January…

Nov 29
Lucky Village Enterprises: Innovating in the local food packaging space

Step Carruthers and Robin Konstabaris pitched Just Give’r Crates at the November…