George Hanson Talks Forestry on Vancouver Island
VIEA’s President, George Hanson proudly discusses Vancouver Island’s many uniquenesses and economic opportunities (particularly in forestry) with Nanaimo Business News:   “…those who have predictable access...
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VIEA Seeks Student Intern
Vancouver Island Economic Alliance is seeking a keen, capable student to join its team of and take over the role of Social Media Manager. The job...
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#VISummit 2014 Photo Album
Can you find yourself in this year’s gallery? Thanks once again to Dirk Heydemann of HA Photography for all the fantastic great shots! 
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Women in Leadership – Highlights from #VISummit 2014
“Women in Leadership” became a hot topic at the 2014 Vancouver Island Economic Summit, and for good reason! This video shares some of the highlights from...
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First Nations on Vancouver Island – Opportunities for Partnership
Opportunities for economic partnership with First Nations quickly became a topic of interest during the 2014 Economic Summit. While discussing local industries (both new and old),...
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Skills Gaps and Labour Shortages Are a Real Issue – Jason Kenney
At the 2014 VI Summit, Honourable Minister Jason Kenney spoke of impending issues related to “real skills gaps and real labour shortages” that are only expected...
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Praise for #VISummit at BC Legislature
MLA Michelle Stilwell of Parksville-Qualicum had great things to say about the 2014 Island Economic Summit in the BC Legislature. Thank you Michelle!
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Business development opportunities abound at the Economic Summit
A Common Thread – First Nations, Tourism, Product & Business Development   The Business of First Nations With numerous treaty settlements and reconciliations completed or in...
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