Tech Island Stories

Vancouver Island provides an affordable, youth-friendly, and high-quality of life for tech companies and families to grow: “It is the best climate for growing your ideas.”

Downtown Revitalization Plans for Qualicum Beach

Since last May, and with support from the Island Coastal Economic Trust (ICET), the downtown of Qualicum Beach has been...

Community, Stories
Parksville Paves the Path for Tech Literacy

Famed for its stunning coastline and sandy beaches, the oceanside town of Parksville is located on the sheltered east...

Education, Stories
DigArts creates Van Island Digital Art Hub

“Part of the attraction to get people to move to an area is the availability of arts and culture. So, if anybody...

Arts, Stories
“Island Good” Fosters Local Business Growth

As the economic effect of the coronavirus, the epidemic continues to be felt by many local producers. Companies in...

Business Opportunities, Stories
The Future of Remote Work in Tech

With the pandemic coming to a steady close, businesses and workers everywhere are contemplating the concept of remote...

Remote Work, Stories
“Life Unleashed” with TRAK Kayaks (Part 3)

TRAK’s business mostly remained undisrupted during and after its relocation thanks to the company’s extensive use...

Sports, Stories