Community

Blog

  • December 10, 2019

    We are OKGNtech | Meet Simon

    A strong community can promote new ideas and ensure accountability. It can also act as motivation, support, and even provide a little friendly competition. The power of community is undeniable and the Okanagan tech community is no exception.

    Our community is strong and growing with record speed and maintaining a connection through a period of growth like this can be a challenge. Nobody ...

  • December 6, 2019

    Another 3 Book Deal for Kelowna Couple

    Dynamic duo, Deanna Kent and Neil Hooson, have signed a new deal with Macmillan Imprint. This new series is three full-colour graphic novels titled GLAM PRIX RACERS. Pitched as Mario Kart meets My Little Pony, Mio the mermaid and Mudwick the monster truck use sparkle, speed, and a lot of teamwork as they zoom all over Glittergear Island, competing to win the coveted Glam Prix Cup. GLAM PRIX RAC...

  • December 5, 2019

    Membership Matters | What it means to be a member

    OKGNtech is booming! With an economic impact of close to $1.7 Billion, almost 13,000 jobs, and year-over-year growth of 15% for the past 5 years, the Okanagan’s tech community is showing no sign of slowing down.

    There is so much excitement within the OKGNtech community. People are enthusiastic to help and support one another and that feeling is contagious.

    Details ››

  • December 3, 2019

    Unique Partnership Announced to Grow Business Investment and Tourism in the Central Okanagan

    Tuesday, December 3, 2019: Kelowna, BC – Joining forces to create greater economic impact: that’s the goal of a first-ever partnership between the Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission (COEDC) and Tourism Kelowna. The two organizations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to jointly leverage the region’s key industry sectors to generate business investment and attract new ...

Hot off the press and right to your inbox. Get the latest in #OKGNtech news