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  • July 17, 2014

    Okanagan Centre for Innovation – Unanimously Approved

    The Okanagan Centre for  Innovation (OCI), proposed for Kelowna’s Downtown Cultural District moved closer to reality earlier this week when it received unanimous approval for a development permit from Kelowna City Council.

    The OCI is an initiative to develop a 9,848 m2 (approximately 106,000 s.f.) building at the corner of Doyle and Ellis, next to the Downtown Kelowna Branch of the Okan...

  • June 27, 2014

    Breaking New Ground

    In this developer’s eye view of the North American children’s tech startup landscape, 360KIDfounder Scott Traylor finds flourishing life—and dollars—in some pretty exotic places beyond New York and San Francisco. You may never look at Pittsburgh the same way again.

    As a Boston-based developer of children’s games, I’m well aware of life outside the confines of San Francisco and New York....

  • June 18, 2014

    metabridge 2014 Recap

    More than 50 Canadian technology startups converged in Kelowna June 12th and 13th with high hopes of having a life changing conversation at the 6th annual metabridge retreat. High-level executives from companies such as Google, Dropbox, Ebay, Microsoft, Intel, Disney, Adobe, and IBM were in attendance to meet the startup Founders and CEOs and help them get connected to the global business world...

  • June 13, 2014

    The 6th Annual metabridge Retreat Kicks Off

    At 1:30pm at the Laurel Packinghouse, The Honorable Andrew Wilkinson, Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services, kicked off metabridge 2014 with opening remarks to a sold out audience of 300 people.  High-level executives were in attendance, representing Google, Twitter, Dropbox, Disney, Intel, Adobe, Zynga, and more.  Also participating at metabridge are 15 of Canada’s top star...

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