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  • September 16, 2020

    North Okanagan Talent Hackathon | Explained

    Calling all out-of-the-box thinkers who are motivated to build talent solutions!

    Entrepreneurs can’t build great companies alone. Finding and retaining top talent and skilled knowledge workers continues to be a key issue for business owners not just in the Okanagan but across the country. If we want to build a strong entrepreneurial ecosystem and increase the number of businesses that s...

  • September 15, 2020

    We are OKGNtech | Meet Erin

    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 a connection through a period of growth like this can be a challenge. Nobody ...

  • September 10, 2020

    Leading In A Changed World | 5 Questions with Training Facilitator, Yolanda Moran

    The world has changed a lot in the last six months and leaders have had to steer the ship and implement rapid changes to stay afloat. To help leaders navigate these times, Accelerate Okanagan is introducing a new four-week leadership series: Leading in a Changed World. Over the course of the series, Roy Group will be highlighting a collection of concepts, approaches, and tools to help...

  • September 8, 2020

    32 Women-Led Companies Selected For W Venture

    W Venture, created by Accelerate Okanagan, University of Victoria, and VIATEC alongside the Digital Technology Supercluster starts it’s three-month program today to advance entrepreneurial women in British Columbia.

    With its inception only a few months ago, W Venture has elicited an immense response, attracting women entrepreneurs from across the province who are rea...

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