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Vancouver's inner city gets creative with economic development

With the federal government focused squarely on resource extraction and export Canada's urban centres like Vancouver have been forced to adjust and get creative.

Young Women in Business creates professional shifts through Project GIVE

Troubled by businesses making a lack of social good in their communities aspiring leaders Katie Peardon and Stephanie Wong, of the YWiB SFU, had an idea. Taking matters into...

BCTIA and the Best of BC Innovation PODIUM

Cindy Pearson, VP & COO of BC Technology Industry Association, talks about linking Vancouver businesses with Olympic guests and media in this interview. VO: What is PODIUM all about? ...