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  • April 7, 2020

    Government Work-Sharing Program | Explained

    The Government Work-Sharing Program isn't new, but it’s been adapted and expanded to support a range of sectors and companies across the country who may be facing challenges due to COVID-19. This is a partnership program between the employer, the group of employees and the government of Canada.

    Intention of the Program Help employers avoid layoffs when there is a temporary reduction in ...
  • April 2, 2020

    We are OKGNtech | Meet Joanna

    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 ...

  • March 31, 2020

    COVID-19 Government Incentives | Explained

    UPDATED: April 3, 2020

    We realize things are moving fast and a ton of information has been released around support initiatives and incentives. It can be tough to sift through it all, so we figured we’d try to make it a bit easier.

    Below are some resources & funding, their details and current status, that are available to support local entrepreneurs, businesses and humans in ...

  • March 31, 2020

    Accelerate Okanagan is Online & Open to All

    We see you OKGNtech. We see you taking chances, carving new paths and making change. And we are right there with you.

    While the Innovation Centre is closed, we’ve opened up a new way to connect with the Accelerate Okanagan team and access the support you need. Whether you are just starting out or you’re scaling up, we want to hear from you.

    Our virtual concierge service is an op...

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