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  • April 3, 2019

    Faces of OKGNtech | Meet Kathleen

    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. ...

  • March 14, 2019

    CANADIAN GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR GROUNDBREAKING MARINE SAFETY MOBILE APP

    LRC Consulting Solutions (LRC) of Kelowna has been awarded a two-year Search and Rescue New Innovation Fund (SARNIF) grant to create a new Sailing PlanTM mobile app and dashboard to meet regulatory and safety requirements for small commercial vessels. 

    Today’s announcement of SARNIF funding of $595,000 to LRC was made by The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Pu...

  • March 11, 2019

    Culture Matters | Volume 1

    What is culture?  It’s our corporate beliefs, standards, and expectations.  It’s our “vibe” — an unwritten code that determines behavior.  Every organization has a culture, either by design or by default but healthy cultures never happen by accident.  They are created.

    Culture is hard to measure but easy to feel.  You know when an organization has a healthy culture, and you ca...

  • March 7, 2019

    United Way invites you to the Techathlon – Opening Ceremonies

    The United Way along with several program partners are bringing together Okanagan tech companies for some friendly competition and an amazing cause.

    Techathlon kicks off Thursday, March 7 with the Kicking It Old School - Retro Gaming Challenge and Opening Ceremonies. Local media are welcome to join us for the head-to-head Mario Kart Challenge in the Innovation Centre theatre. Sixteen te...