Island Good is Good for the Island
Vancouver Island has long been a haven for independent thinkers, creative entrepreneurs, and advocates for all things local. Whether we look at arts & crafts, fresh...
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“I think this would be a shame for British Columbia”
The polarized debate over fish farming in British Columbia is threatening a viable and sustainable food source for the world, warns Federal Fisheries Minister Jonathan Wilkinson....
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Vancouver Island Good, Where the Living is Food
The Vancouver Island Economic Alliance (VIEA) has launched a new initiative aimed at increasing the strength of the local food economy. Titled ‘Island Good,’ it will...
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Island Good Campaign Creates Positive Change in the Community
When the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance (VIEA) piloted Island Good in spring 2018, they were betting that labelling and promoting Island-made foods and beverages at four...
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Busy Days for VIEA
The Island Good pilot project is over and it’s become a permanent program administered by the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance.   President George Hanson said they...
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Duncan Cowichan Chamber: Reflecting on Small Business Month
The Duncan Cowichan Chamber wrapped up Small Business Month with a sold out event on October 30. Small Business BIG DAY was a smashing success! The one-day symposium...
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‘Island Good’ branding on local food exceeds expectations
Posted By: Kendall Hansonon: October 25, 2018 In: CHEK, News WATCH: The Vancouver Island Economic Alliance says a six-month pilot project branding Vancouver Island food has surpassed expectations. The alliance convinced...
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600 Business Leaders Pack Island Economic Summit
The two-day event featured keynote presentations from Premier John Horgan. Six hundred community and business leaders from Port Hardy to Victoria gathered at the Economic Summit...
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