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  • October 22, 2020

    CANSHIELD SOLUTIONS JOINT VENTURE MEETS GROWING DEMAND FOR DATA CENTRE AND HYBRID- CLOUD ENVIRONMENTS

    Kamloops, October 21st, 2020 – Leading technology solutions provider FuseForward and private funding firm Old Kent Road Financial (OKR), today announced the creation of CanShield Solutions, a joint venture designed to meet the growing demand in data centre and cloud services in Western Canada. CanShield Solutions, formerly operating under Canadian Shield Data Center, will focus on providing a f...

  • October 20, 2020

    North Okanagan Talent Hackathon | Sneak Peek

    With the recent opening of The Vernon Innovation & Entrepreneur Workspace (The VIEW), Accelerate Okanagan will be hosting the first North Okanagan Talent Hackathon on Thursday, October 29, 2020. It will be held virtually to maintain COVID-19 health and safety standards.

    This hackathon is all about collaboration and ideation. Solutions and prototypes can come alive in a matter of hou...

  • October 16, 2020

    College hosting region-wide virtual open house

    While the pandemic means prospective students can’t stop by to explore campuses physically this fall, Okanagan College is pulling out all the stops to host an interactive virtual open house to ensure students can still get questions answered.

    On Sunday, Nov. 8, from 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., future students, parents, high school counsellors and anyone looking to learn more about the College ...

  • October 16, 2020

    OKGN Angel Summit 2021 | Calling All Companies

    One of the biggest challenges facing entrepreneurs is money. Accessing growth capital, securing investments, and generating revenue are issues that plague startup and growth-stage businesses alike.

    The OKGN Angel Summit is a 10-week program designed to expose both entrepreneurs and accredited investors to the world of angel investing. This is done through a guided, hands-on process wher...

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