• All
  • Articles
  • Events
  • Free Agent Spotlight
  • News
  • Slider

News

Venture Okanagans 10th Angel Investment Forum

On February 18th, 2016 Venture Okanagan will be hosting the 10th Investors Forum at the Okanagan College Kelowna campus. This event is the only program of its kind in the Okanagan region and is one of the largest student-run investor forums in Canada, run by...

Canadian Tech Giant Looking for Awesome Okanagan Staff

  If you are looking for a career change to something fun and exciting? Accelerate Okanagan And the OYP are working with Shopify to help them hire some of our great local talent and meet our community as they look to expand out West. Come out...

OYP Winter Social – December 17th *Sold Out*

SOLD OUT! Come down to the mission Tap House for the OYP Winter Social and meet other young professionals. It wouldn't be the holidays without good friends, new friends laughter and the occasional poorly timed joke. The OYP will be hosting a Winter Social December 17 at...

Neil de Vries

Neil de Vries is one of the latest young minds excited to re-locate to the central Okanagan. While he is passionate about our region and amenities, it is our blossoming tech and visual media community that is bringing him here Neil has worked with 3 software companies including...

Ashlee Schmaltz

Ashlee Schmaltz grew up in the Okanagan. With a great passion for the outdoors from a young age, she has always taken advantage of what the Okanagan has to offer. After working throughout Canada, from in the Monashee Mountains to the tundra in Nunavut, she...

Heather Hoskins

Heather, born in Newfoundland, raised in the Maritimes is moving to Kelowna in the coming months, with a bit of that accent to join.  At the age of twenty-four, she began a career in politics, working for a Member of Parliament in Ottawa where she called Parliament Hill...

Sana Ahmad

Sana recently visited Kelowna, fell in love with all that the region has to offer and decided to move out west and call Kelowna home.  After graduating with a degree in economics, Sana went through a career on her quest to evolve into an industry expert wherever...

Michelle Frigon

Like many other local young professionals, Michelle ventured across Canada for education, experience and a change of scenery. Armed with a  diverse skill set, experience and a law Degree, she has returned to our beautiful community to put down roots. Her career in both Provincial and municipal governments,...

co+LEARN LAUNCHES SPRING SESSIONS

co+LEARN LAUNCHES SPRING SESSIONS The founders of the popular co+Lab coworking space in Kelowna have launched a new program that will give entrepreneurs, creative and technology professionals, marketers and small businesses the opportunity to expand their skills, accelerate their professional growth, and develop a mindset of...

Marketing students present non-profits with marketing and brand strategies

What an awesome project by UBCO and Dr Ying Zhu Marketing students present non-profits with marketing and brand strategies on Mar. 26 Fourth-year students of Assistant Professor of Management Ying Zhu's Marketing Strategy course have spent this term helping 11 non-for-profit organizations gain a better understanding of...

New to the Okanagan?