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May 11th 2013 at 08:30 AM
Nanaimo Company Wins Pub Summit
May 11, 2013 By Robert Barron, Daily News Nanaimo Company wins Pub Summit Owners of high-tech firm will now head to Dublin, Ireland to pitch idea to powerful financial backers Input Logic from Nanaimo was the big winner at Thursday's Nanaimo Pub Summit, held at Fibber Magees. Shawn Adrian,...
May 10th 2013 at 08:30 AM
Entrepreneurs make their pitch at first Pub Summit
Friday, May 10, 2013 By Robert Barron, Nanaimo Daily News Entrepreneurs make their pitch at first Pub Summit Variety of presenters from local high-tech industry put their innovative ideas in front of four judges If you ever find yourself stuck in a long lineup at your local coffee shop with...
April 22nd 2013 at 08:00 AM
Coastal Community Credit Union Personalizes Automated Banking Using NCR Video Technology
Wall Street Journal -- DULUTH, Ga       NCR APTRA Interactive Teller adds human touch to remote assisted service Coastal Community Credit Union, the largest financial institution based on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands in British Columbia, Canada, is bringing greater access...
April 21st 2013 at 01:00 AM
$1M investment Accelerates Okanagan
Published: April 21, 2013 The Accelerate Okanagan Technology Association has received a big boost in the form of $1 million government investment through the B.C. Innovation Council (BCIC). The funding, over a 30-month period, will provide new and early-stage technology companies throughout...
April 18th 2013 at 11:46 AM
Perch 2.0 Brings Host of Improvements to Canadian Startup's Video Communication App
Posted on April 18, 2013 By Robert Lewis - TechVibes.com  Vancouver Danny Robinson and his six-person team quietly worked on Perch for 12 months before unveiling it in November. Robinson, who founded Strutta, launched accelerator Bootup Labs, and took over the helm of BCIC, was able to...
April 4th 2013 at 03:00 PM
Pub Summit highlights High Tech
By Robert Baron - Nanaimo Daily News Published: April 4, 2013   A budding entrepreneur in the local high-tech industry will be chosen to present their ideas and concepts to an international audience of investors and other business people in Ireland later this year, following a special...
March 25th 2013 at 12:21 PM
Comox Valley students to get better 'screen time' to go with their 'green time'
By Renee Andor - Comox Valley Record Published: March 20, 2013 3:00 PM  Students and teachers can expect new and improved technology at their Comox Valley schools, possibly starting this summer. Comox Valley trustees voted to "support a one-time $4-million all-inclusive purchase of information...
March 20th 2013 at 02:42 PM
Province gives financial boost to Accelerate Okanagan
A $1 million investment by the Province of British Columbia, through the BC Innovation Council (BCIC) was announced by Accelerate Okanagan Technology Association today. The funding, over a 30 month period, will provide new and early stage technology companies throughout the Okanagan with continued...
March 20th 2013 at 12:11 PM
Island fish farm makes history
Local business plays role in innovative aquaculture system   BY ROBERT BARRON, DAILY NEWS MARCH 20, 2013        History was made on Monday when 24,000 young Atlantic salmon were delivered to Canada's first commercial pilot facility of a land-based, closed-containment...
March 20th 2013 at 10:47 AM
Vancouver Island Technology Park welcomes Bee Green Publications as new tenant!
VITP is proud to welcomeBee Green Publications as a new tenant as of March 1st, 2013. Bee Green Online Magazine and Business Directory is the product of a collaborative effort put forth by local sustainable businesses and members of our Vancouver Island Communities. Bee Green focuses on...