‘Megxit’ effect could turn Vancouver Island ‘into the next Martha’s Vineyard’
The Kennedys put Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, on the map. The Bush family made Kennebunkport, Maine, a tourist destination. And now, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex...
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Sidney Company Tastes Sweet Success with Sugar Kelp
A Sidney company wants to get in on the wet ground floor of the seaweed-as-food industry, while saving the environment and creating jobs along the way....
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A VIEA Focus in 2020 – Marketing, Communications & Engagement
VIEA continues to thrive and evolve. Now in its 14th year and having crossed several thresholds in its organizational development, it’s time to expand our reach...
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See more Canada’s Podcasts from the 2019 Economic Summit!
Canada’s Podcast & The Network Hub showcase Merissa Myles, Co-Founder of Tree Island Gourmet Yogurt and their entrepreneurial journey. Hear how a micro-biology expert & community...
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13th Annual Vancouver Island Economic Summit Breakfast Keynote
At the 13th Annual Vancouver Island Economic Summit Breakfast Peter Hall, Vice-President and Chief Economist, Export Development Canada (EDC), provided an engaging talk on the the...
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Food Processing Hub Adds Value to Alberni Valley Agri-Food Industry
More than two dozen new jobs are anticipated in the Alberni Valley in the next few years, thanks to a new food handling and processing facility...
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#VISummit 2019 Photo Album
Thank you to everyone who attended the 2019 #VISummit, and to Dirk Heydemann of HA Photography for the great photography. 
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