News & Blog

  • February 5, 2019

    Beyond the Startline with Corey Wagner, Co-Founder of Bananatag

    Bananatag is a Kelowna-based tech company that helps its clients track and measure email communications so you can easily keep tabs on what happens to your emails after you press send. Working with Fortune 500 companies all over the world, they are continually inventing new ways to evolve. We recently caught up with their CEO, Corey Wagner to learn more about how he manages a company i...

  • February 5, 2019

    Yeti Farm Creative Continues Growth with Alcon and Amazon Prime Video’s Pete The Cat

    Kelowna, BC based Yeti Farm Creative has joined forces with Swampy Marsh’s (Phineas and Ferb) Surfer Jack Productions to provide production services for season 2 on Amazon Prime Video’s and Alcon Television Group’s pre-school hit, Pete The Cat. Based on Eric Litwin’s beloved children’s books with illustrations by James Dean and featuring the voices and music of Elvis Costello and Diana Krall, Y...

  • January 31, 2019

    United Way Launches Program to Inspire Tech Careers for Local Youth

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

    Kicking off in March, the Super Mega Ultimate Techathlon is a fun-filled fundraising campaign involving eight simple but ‘ridiculous challenges’ from retro video gaming, to a stock photo contest, and rock paper scissors tournament. While th...

  • January 31, 2019

    Entrepreneurship at UBCO

    A key form of innovation at UBC is the process through which bold thinking and research discoveries create a positive social or economic impact.

    Their new entrepreneurship@UBCO programs and mentorship activities are designed to help UBC Okanagan students, faculty, staff and recent graduates explore their startup ideas, build connections within the Okanagan innovation ecosystem, and deve...