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Accelerate Okanagan Spotlight: Steve Cowburn of Perfit Dental Solutions
2.22.2017 | Invest Kelowna
"Why did you choose the Okanagan to start your company?" I could give 1,000 reasons, but the Okanagan was a smaller market where we could refine our product with a small group of experts, prior to launching in larger markets. It is also a great place to attract employees and visitors.
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How does Kelowna and the Okanagan stand up against other regions in North America?
1.10.2017 | Invest Kelowna
The OYP Collective has created a visually rich fact sheet answering some of the most pertinent questions asked by young professionals considering relocation
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COEDC 2017 Advisory Board Announced
12.16.2016 | Invest Kelowna
COEDC 2017 Advisory Board Announced
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UBC Okanagan: a case study in driving regional socio-economic development through innovation
12.8.2016 | Invest Kelowna
Guest Blog By: Professor Deborah Buszard UBC Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the Okanagan campus
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Thompson Okanagan attracts a fresh wave of young entrepreneurs and new corporate meeting facilities
12.8.2016 | Invest Kelowna
Guest blog courtesy of Business in Vancouver
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Business In Vancouver: SunRype CEO Dave McAnerney branches out from core business
12.6.2016 | Invest Kelowna
Fruit and fruit-snack company rapidly on the way to being a food and beverage venture
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Kelowna’s entrepreneurial spirit: why are we entrepreneurs?
11.8.2016 | Invest Kelowna
guest blog from Kelowna Now: posted November 26, 2016 by Kathryn Helmore
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COEDC Director Nominated for Top Forty Over 40
11.5.2016 | Invest Kelowna
Corie Griffiths nominated to Kelowna Chamber of Commerce top forty over 40
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Business Leaders Headed Door To Door October 5th & 6th To Listen To Small Business Owners
10.4.2016 | Invest Kelowna
Since the Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission (COEDC) introduced the Business Walk to Canada in 2012, the program has become a model for more than 75 communities in BC and Alberta which have since conducted Business Walks.