News & Blog

  • January 24, 2019

    Faces of OKGNtech | Meet Rob

    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. ...

  • January 22, 2019

    New Year Kick Off 2019 | A Look Inside

    If there is one thing we know for sure, it’s that the #OKGNtech community knows how to have a good time! Our 8th annual New Year Kick Off (NYKO) was all about creating valuable connections and memories with the brightest in the Okanagan tech community. The event welcomed everyone. Entrepreneurs, technology enthusiasts, investors as well as supporters of #OKGNtech gathered at BNA Brewi...

  • January 21, 2019

    Two Hat acquires image recognition and visual search company ImageVision

    Two Hat, creator of Community Sift, acquires image recognition and visual search company ImageVision

    Leading AI technology company Two Hat, creator of the chat, image and video moderation solution Community Sift, announced today that it has acquired ImageVision, an image recognition and visual search company. With the addition of ImageVision's patented computer vision technology, Two Ha...

  • January 15, 2019

    College welcomes Richards as new Entrepreneur-in-Residence

    Okanagan College business students have a new expert entrepreneur to turn to for insight and advice.

    Jason Richards, who has been involved in a number of start-ups and who sold one of his first companies for $28 million to Procera Networks, has agreed to be the College’s next volunteer Entrepreneur-in-Residence.

    “Jason is a natural fit for this role,” explains Okanagan School ...