News & Blog

  • November 19, 2018

    Faces of OKGNtech | Meet Nicole

    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. ...

  • November 15, 2018

    Refresh Financial Named #23 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50™ Companies in Canada

    For the second consecutive year, Refresh Financial was recognized for rapid revenue growth, bold innovation and its entrepreneurial spirit with a Deloitte Technology Fast 50 award. The Fast 50 program honours 50 Canadian technology companies with the highest revenue-growth percentage over the past four years. Refresh Financial ranked #23 with a 934 percent revenue growth from 2014 to...

  • November 15, 2018

    OKGN Angel Summit | Calling All Investors

    If you are a new or experienced investor with your eye on OKGN tech, the OKGN Angel Summit is a great opportunity to plug in. This investor-led program was designed to expose accredited investors to the world of angel investing through a guided, hands-on process where a small venture capital fund is raised, deals are screened, and an actual investment in a startup is made.  Participan...

  • November 14, 2018

    Penticton's Xco secures government funding

    Okanagan company secures Canadian Government funding to launch new sport performance training and precision medicine products.

    XCO Tech Inc. is developing breakthrough products for sport performance training and concussion assessment using its proprietary technology that provides insightful digital biomarkers to better guide training, rehabilitation and treatment.

    The commercial...