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  • October 30, 2014

    Your Vote is Your Voice

    Saturday, November 15th is the Central Okanagan municipal elections date and over the coming weeks, OYP Collective will be posting information on who can vote, where to vote and links to candidate information.

    In 2011, the Kelowna election was won by a mere 421 votes and only 33% of eligible voters came out. Donnie Ungaro wants to change that.

    “Now more than ever, we ...

  • October 30, 2014

    Building Startup Communities – Startup Edmonton Edition

    Our friends over at Startup Edmonton just completed their first ever Edmonton Startup Week  which was from October 20th to 24th. They had an awesome week packed full of events, that not only shined light on what Startup Edmonton is doing but on their community as a whole.  One event that highlighted the importance of a startup community  during the week was Building Startup Communities.

  • October 24, 2014

    Small Business BC Awards 2015

    Small business owners have the opportunity to be recognized as one of BC’s top entrepreneurs for their contribution to their local community and to the global economy as part of the Small Business BC Awards.

    If you find yourself thinking, “Why can’t every business be this awesome?” Let them know by nominating them for The 2015 Small Business BC Awards.

    There are 10 awa...

  • October 23, 2014

    Open Data Tour stops in Kelowna

    The City of Kelowna is recognized as one of the most open and accessible local governments in Canada. On October 16th, The Honourable Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board, was in Kelowna leading a roundtable discussion on Open Data and the Canadian Government, hosted by Accelerate Okanagan. Clement has been traveling throughout the country and using every medium available, to get commu...

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