Cowichan businesses making local products can get a free marketing boost from the VIEA Island Good Program
 .   Economic Development Cowichan and Community Futures have partnered with the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance (VIEA) to offer local producers a free Island Good licence. VIEA developed the Island Good...
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Campbell River Business Community’s Ability to Adjust has been Inspirational
Mary Ruth Snyder | June 16, 2020 Campbell River Chamber of Commerce This is definitely not the ‘new era’ our new board and I envisioned when...
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Free Marketing Boost Available for Local Products
Local products can get a free marketing boost thanks to Island Good licensing, which is now available at no cost this year. City of Campbell River Economic Development...
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Vancouver Island Fish Farms Donate Thousands of Meals to Food Banks
Adam Chan | Associate Digital Producer VICTORIA — Several Vancouver Island-based fish farms are helping donate roughly 200,000 meals to food banks across the province, according...
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VIEA Puts Spotlight On All Things Local
The ‘Island Good’ Initiative Brings Island Products And The Companies Who Make Them To The Forefront NANAIMO – Founded in 2006 as an island-wide economic development...
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10 to Watch Winner 2020: Cascadia Seaweed
By Laura Brougham, March 27, 2020   As Islanders, seaweed is something we see on our beach walks and many of us consider it little more...
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VIEA Hosts COVID-19 Video Conference Events
VIEA is hosting a special series of brief video conference events designed to provide close-to-the-ground ‘how to’ information. Islanders can hear from thought leaders and network...
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‘Megxit’ effect could turn Vancouver Island ‘into the next Martha’s Vineyard’
Feb. 18, 2020, 6:51 AM PST By Alyssa Newcomb   The Kennedys put Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, on the map. The Bush family made Kennebunkport, Maine, a tourist...
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