VIEA’S 2021 Economic Summit a hybrid of in-person, online
VIEA President George Hanson reflects on the lessons of 2020 and how they’re informing this year’s Summit. By  Douglas magazine – September 22, 2021 Every Fall...
Read More
Heat, drought and pandemic to blame for rise in food prices: expert
Source: CHEK News   If you’ve been to the grocery story lately, you may have experienced sticker shock. Food prices are high, and experts warn they’ll...
Read More
Road to Recovery: State of the Island Economic Summit returns as hybrid event this year
Source: CHEK News In this week’s episode of Road to Recovery with Douglas Magazine, CHEK’s Jasmine Bala sits down with George Hanson, president of the Vancouver Island Economic...
Read More
Vancouver Island’s Vibrant, Waterfront Lifestyle Is Catching on With More Than Retirees
The 12,000-square-mile landmass west of Vancouver is replete with farm-to-table restaurants, ocean views and a sense of community Source: Mansion Global By Michael Kaminer. Originally Published...
Read More
Victoria, British Columbia’s Quaint Capital, Finds a New Cool
Hipness has infiltrated picturesque Victoria, where wine bars and pot now mingle with Edwardian manors Source: The Wall Street Journal, by Taras Grescoe THE VIEW of Victoria’s Inner...
Read More
Seaweed harvesting in the spotlight on Vancouver Island
Source: CTV Vancouver Island By Gord Kurbis, Journalist, CTV Vancouver Island – Monday, May 17, 2021 3:50PM PDT COURTENAY — The eyes of anyone around the...
Read More
Business notes: Island Good celebrating 3 years of helping local businesses
Source: Cowichan Valley Citizen By Robert Barron – Apr. 9, 2021 5:45 a.m Island Good is celebrating its third anniversary. Island Good, a marketing campaign launched by the...
Read More
Island Good brand gives local food a boost
Source: The Discourse Cowichan By Zach Kiedaisch, March 30, 2021 “I know when I go and purchase something else from an Island Good company, someone’s proud...
Read More