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  • May 24, 2016

    Connecting Top Tech Startups at Metabridge 2016

    Tech networking event, Metabridge 2016, is gearing up for another round of innovative ideas, inspiring projects, and valuable opportunities for attendees.

    Technology Start-ups be prepared: This is the time to supercharge your start-up into high impact entrepreneurship.

    This is not a golden ticket to success, but it is a golden opportunity that provides dedicated one-to-one meeti...

  • May 20, 2016

    Are you a BC tech company ready for the US market?

    The Canadian Technology Accelerator programs in New York and Silicon Valley are currently recruiting for their next cohorts starting in August. If you are a technology company in British Columbia that may qualify for this opportunity you are encouraged to fill out an application.

    The deadline to apply is June 10th, 2016.

    Companies that qualify are:

    Post-seed Have a fully...
  • May 17, 2016

    AO Client Spotlight: Lincoln Johnson of Nu-Rel Technologies

    Accelerate Okanagan shines the spotlight this month on Venture Acceleration Program client, Lincoln Johnson, founder and CEO of Nu-Rel Technologies Corp. Here's what he had to say about becoming an entrepreneur, what keeps him up at night, and what advice he would give to aspiring entrepreneurs.

    What made you decide to become an entrepreneur?

    I discovered an opportunity to do ex...

  • May 16, 2016

    Women in IT Week: Celebrating the Roles of Women

    According to the BC Ministry of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services, BC’s technology sector is growing faster than the overall economy. 9,000 technology companies in British Columbia in 2013 generated over $23 billion in revenue. That same year, the Okanagan tech sector contributed just over $1 billion to the local economy. Women continue to distinguish themselves in the technology se...

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