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  • January 15, 2019

    College welcomes Richards as new Entrepreneur-in-Residence

    Okanagan College business students have a new expert entrepreneur to turn to for insight and advice.

    Jason Richards, who has been involved in a number of start-ups and who sold one of his first companies for $28 million to Procera Networks, has agreed to be the College’s next volunteer Entrepreneur-in-Residence.

    “Jason is a natural fit for this role,” explains Okanagan School ...

  • January 8, 2019

    Faces of OKGNtech | Meet Kelly

    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 connection through a period of growth like this can be a challenge. ...

  • January 1, 2019

    5 Reason Why You Shouldn’t Apply for the OKGN Angel Summit and Why You Should Do It Anyway

    Are you thinking about or in the process of preparing to raise capital? Do you want to build relationships with local investors? We’ve got just the thing for you!

    We get it and you are not alone. 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 bus...

  • December 19, 2018

    Faces of OKGNtech | Meet Angela

     

    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 connection through a period of growth like this can be a challenge....