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  • September 14, 2015

    Emmy win for Kelowna Tech Company

    Quite a coup for a Kelowna tech company.

    Immersive Media has won an Emmy for Original Interactive Program, for its work on Taylor Swift's AMEX Unstaged: Taylor Swift Experience.

    The local company created the content for the video, which was made available as a free app.

    "We used our cameras and our technology to capture the whole space for this music video," said Ryan Wh...

  • September 10, 2015

    How to Sell Investors on Your Startup

    Taking investment into your company. It can be the accelerator that launches you on to great success, or it can be an anchor that changes your direction and mires you in turmoil. How you play those cards is up to you, and will determine your ultimate outcome.

    Our friends over at KAST (Kootenay Association for Science & Technology) talked with Bradley Roulston, co-founder of timely, ...

  • September 1, 2015

    AO Client Spotlight: Angela Nagy of GreenStep

    Accelerate Okanagan shines the spotlight this month on Program client, Angela Nagy, Co-Founder and CEO of GreenStep - making the world a better place by improving the social, environmental and economic performance of small and medium sized enterprises.

    What made you decide to become an entrepreneur? 

    I knew from a young age that I wanted to change the world, but I didn't quite k...

  • August 31, 2015

    There's an app for that

    In an era of smartphones, tablets and mobile computing, applications – apps to most of us - are at the core of making it all happen, but the industry that produces them requires talented and trained developers to turn ideas into on-screen reality.

    In response to the exponential growth in app popularity and sector demand, Okanagan College and Accelerate Okanagan have ...

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