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.
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...
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...
StreetText Solves Marketing Needs for Realtors
StreetText, a past finalist of Accelerate Okanagan’s Jump:Start competition, launches two web based apps Listing Leader and Lead Magnet to make online marketing better for Real Estate Agents. The property marketing tools of Listing Leader combined with the home seller leads from Lead Magnet give Realtors the tools and client introductions they need to be the dominant listing agent in their mark...