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  • September 27, 2016

    AO Client Spotlight: Dan Rink of iTel Networks

    AO Client Spotlight highlights program client successes, challenges, and entrepreneurial insights.

  • September 26, 2016

    Resetting: From crane city to lake view

    Guest post by Mike Lerner, an entrepreneur who recently chose to make the cross country move from Toronto to Kelowna.

  • September 23, 2016

    The Okanagan Tech Ecosystem - A Sleeping Giant

    Accelerate Okanagan CEO, Raghwa Gopal discusses how the OCI will play a crucial role in the future growth of the Okanagan tech i…

  • September 21, 2016

    Tech salaries in BC rising to meet growing demand for tech talent

    HR Tech Group’s annual BC Tech Salary Survey finds double-digit salary increases for some positions.

  • September 14, 2016

    Okanagan Technology Sector Enjoyed Unprecedented 30% Growth in Two Years

    Accelerate Okanagan releases results of Economic Impact Report assessing the two year growth of the Okanagan tech sector.

  • September 9, 2016

    Canada-BC Job Grant Now Available

    The Province of British Columbia now has $9.6 million in Canada-BC Job Grant funding available to help employers provide skills …

  • August 23, 2016

    Introducing the Market Intelligence Program

    Accelerate Okanagan is excited to announce new access to the Market Intelligence Program (MIP) in collaboration with MaRS in Tor…

  • August 22, 2016

    New UBC program feeds demand for creative tech-savvy workers

    There’s a new program at UBC’s Okanagan campus linking the tech industry to academia.

  • August 17, 2016

    Kelowna continues to grow as a high tech hotspot with local datacenter expansion

    Provision Data Systems Inc. has acquired 4500 square feet of new datacentre space in the Landmark Technology Campus.