Business in Vancouver

Business in Vancouver

Business in Vancouver is an award-winning weekly newspaper serving Greater Vancouver since 1989. Targeted at business decision-makers, it provides local business news and information every Tuesday and reaches the Lower Mainland's business leaders every week.


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Vancouver Technology Leaders Named to Forty Under 40
The latest crop of Business in Vancouver's Forty Under 40 winners for 2013/14 has been unveiled. Not surprisingly the majority of the folks on the list are from technology-related companies... more
With the Launch of LX Ventures, Mike Edwards Plans to Build a Tech Startup Empire
Mike Edwards was pushing 40 when he became an Internet millionaire overnight and decided to retire in Whistler, where he has lived since 1990.      A former pro bike... more
Roam Mobility Inks Partnership with London Drugs to Help Canadians Avoid Roaming Shock
Roam Mobility, the Vancouver technology startup born out of consumer frustration with high roaming charges, has struck a partnership deal with London Drugs to have Roam SIM cards available in 76... more
Digital Age Gouging Canada Post Business for Billions of Dollars
Canada Post may not go the way of the Pony Express any time soon, but the national mail carrier is facing a financial crisis due to falling mail volumes that could cost it $1 billion a year by... more
Tailoring Connections Proved Key to Building Online Suit Retailing Empire
Business in Vancouver's "How I Did It" feature asks business leaders to explain in their own words how they achieved a business goal in the face of significant entrepreneurial challenges. In this... more
Online Retailers Starting to Appreciate Value of Brick and Mortar Stores
This article was written by Glen Korstrom and originally published in Business in Vancouver. E-commerce ventures and traditional retailers are rapidly fusing sales strategies and creating a hybrid... more
Canadian Marketer Takes Different Approach to Test Print-vs.-Online Reaction
This article was written by Bob Mackin and originally published in Business in Vancouver. Marketers of the in-receivership Olympic Village are paying the editor of well-known local culture webzine... more
Retailers down on daily digital deals
Sharon Townsend points to her own use of “daily deal” websites to question just how beneficial their proliferation is to Vancouver retailers. The South Granville Business Improvement... more
B.C.’s Big Battery-powered Business Boom
Fuel cells and rechargeable batteries are getting bigger as heavy industry discovers their potential for storing and supplying power for everything from tugboats and buses to power plants.... more
BIV Profile: David Buffett of Radiant Communications
Radiant heat: David Buffett is as much at home leading a smaller broadband player like Radiant as he was leading Nortel Networks’ European invasion. Mission: Capitalize on... more
New semiconductor startup debugs the high-tech commercialization model
A Vancouver-based startup claims it has developed a breakthrough technology for debugging chips in the semiconductor industry. Veridae Systems Inc., which includes former members of technology... more
Techs-Mex mix sees expansion opportunities in Metro Vancouver
The Mexican government has launched an accelerator program in Vancouver to help Mexican digital media startups expand into Western Canada and other international markets. Vancouver is the second... more
Mobile manouevres in app land
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1097 - November 2 - 8, 2010. The flood of new mobile devices to the... more
Octothorpe Software’s decisive action plan
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1094 - October 12 - 18, 2010. The annual New Ventures BC (NVBC)... more
School tech sector provides lucrative lessons in overhauling business plans
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1093 - October 5 - 11, 2010. Faronics Corp. looks nothing like it did in... more
Aquinox, Cardiome raising BC’s profile among biotech investors
Every week Techvibes republishes an article (or two) from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1079 - July 6 - July 12, 2010. Recent milestones could... more
B.C. capitalizing on the new culture of openness in Japanese telecom market
Every week Techvibes republishes an article (or two) from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1078 - June 29 - July 5, 2010. Wireless developers in B.C.... more
Power shortage threatens to stall electric vehicle progress
Every week Techvibes republishes an article (or two) from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1077 - June 22 - 28, 2010. When Richmond-based Novex... more
New TV brand is Telus’ latest shot in battle for B.C. - Alberta consumers
Every week Techvibes republishes an article (or two) from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1076 - June 15 - 21, 2010. Telus Corp. (TSX:T,T.A; NYSE:TU)... more
A better 3-D TV experience, courtesy of University of British Columbia spinoff
Every week Techvibes republishes an article (or two) from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1075 - June 8 - 14, 2010. Zecotek Photonics Inc.... more
Playing to the crowd: Pooling ideas from online design community drives revenue and creativity
Every week Techvibes republishes an article (or two) from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1073 - May 25 - 31, 2010. A Vancouver-based website... more
New business incubator promises to spin out 30 startups per year
Every week Techvibes republishes an article (or two) from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1072 - May 18 - 24, 2010. A Silicon Valley-based... more
Vision Critical using its success in recent U.K. election as springboard into Europe
Every week Techvibes republishes an article (or two) from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1072 - May 11 - 17, 2010. Creating an election poll that... more
Vancouver’s Chrysalix closes US$123 million clean-tech fund
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1072 - May 11 - 17, 2010. It took more than two years, but... more
Employee stock option tax attacked
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1071 - May 4 - 10, 2010. Proposed changes to taxes on employee stock... more
Technology developers blurring the lines between real and virtual
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1071 - May 4 - 10, 2010. Virtual reality, augmented reality and... more
Wind-turbine maker pitches home energy generation
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1070 - April 27 - May 3, 2010. While some wind energy project... more
Switch Materials’ $11.6 million windows of opportunity
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1068 - April 13 - 19, 2010. After closing a $7.5 million Series B... more
Cloud control growing for more businesses
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1067 - April 6 - 12, 2010. It’s probably been four years since... more
Microsoft Corp. courts open-source community with Vancouver project
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1066 - March 30 - April 5, 2010. Microsoft Corp.’s Richmond... more
Collapse of virtual world creates business opportunities for Vancouver company
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1065 - March 23-29, 2010. Sixteen-thousand online worlds and counting... more
Retailers find new ways to boost walk-in business
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1064 - March 16-28, 2010. The Internet is typically seen as a tool to... more
VANOC’s online store becomes Olympic shopping refuge
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1062 - March 2-8, 2010. While official Olympic clothier Hudson’s Bay... more
CanWest auction heats up - Canpages in the mix?
The sale of CanWest Global Communications Corp. is expected to hit a crescendo in the next few weeks as rival groups begin their fight to buy the company’s newspapers and the Globe and Mail... more
First grad class from startup incubator set to pursue bigger funding rounds
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1058 - Feb. 2 - 8, 2010. Having invested and helped develop five new... more
Rolling the dice in Las Vegas: For technology companies, it’s all about building relationships
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1057 - Jan. 26 - Feb. 1, 2010. It’s in Las Vegas, and it’s all... more
Island life has business challenges, but revenue in Victoria’s tech sector has doubled since 2000
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1055 - Jan. 12 - 18, 2010. Victoria’s leading technology industry... more
Angels get innovative in B.C.
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver. This article was originally published in issue #1054 - Dec. 5 - 11, 2010. The closing of new funds and other events in the... more
Piracy concerns temper B.C. tech’s embrace of Chinese development boom
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1051 - Dec. 15 - 21, 2009. Members of B.C.’s forestry and... more
From print to pixels: Internet news sites grapple with revenue realities
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1050 - Dec. 8 - 14, 2009. Clarity Digital Group LLC’s... more
Open-source software opens business doors for web development companies
Every week Techvibes republishes an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1048 - Nov. 24 - 30, 2009. The marketing phrase “your... more
Innovative drug research centre’s first private-sector project widens Xenon’s product pipeline
Every week Techvibes republished an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1046 - Nov. 10 - 16, 2009. After maintaining a low profile for much... more
Mingleverse making 3D ripples in telemeeting technology
Every week Techvibes republished an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1045 - Nov. 3 - Nov. 9, 2009. While it’s still an emerging... more
Calculating social media’s Return on Investment
Every week Techvibes republished an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1044 - Oct. 27 - Nov. 2, 2009. Canada appears to be lagging in... more
Virtual worlds now delivering genuine business opportunities
Every week Techvibes republished an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1043 - Oct. 20-26, 2009. As video games, social networks and... more
QLT pins company hopes on tiny plug
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1042 - Oct. 13 - Oct. 19, 2009. In a bid to reinvent... more
Canada’s export credit agency to finance MDA’s $254 million satellite contract with Ukraine
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1041 - Oct. 6 - Oct. 12, 2009. Canada’s export... more
De-regulation rattles junior Internet service providers
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1039 - September 22-28, 2009. Four B.C. companies have... more
Website developer ensnared in Novus-Shaw court battle
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1038 - September 15-21, 2009. Vancouver-based web-design... more
Local shots fired in Twitter technology wars
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1037 - September 8-15, 2009. Vancouver’s Nambu... more
Vancouver studio helps boosts YouTube conversions by 16%
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1036 - September 1-7, 2009. YouTube LLC admits that a... more
Canadians make smart choice with mobile phones
New phones, networks and consumer habits are bringing a new level of unpredictability to Canada’s wireless space, and are expected to leave much of the mobile-phone market up for grabs in the... more
Researchers and bioterrorism defence agencies are eyeing Boreal Genomic’s DNA technology
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1033 - August 11 - 17, 2009. A spinoff company from the... more
Scalpel, stat! Forceps, stat! iPod, stat!
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1032 - August 4 - 10, 2009. Kendall Ho, an emergency... more
Vancouver roundtable wrestles with copyright reform Round 2
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1031 - July 28 - August 3, 2009. A roundtable in... more
Cable company, broadcaster battle far from over following latest CRTC ruling
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1030 - July 21 - 27, 2009. Telus Corp. (TSX:T; NYSE:TU)... more
March of Club Penguin: Onward and upward
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1026 - June 23 - 29, 2009. One of Lane... more
Cheap B.C. hydro power attracting major data centres to the province
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1025 - June 16 - 22, 2009. A new generation of... more
Virtual dollars used to buy Internet game points generating real cash for online currency company
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1023 - June 2 - 8, 2009. A Vancouver company thinks it... more
New doors opening online for B.C. game developers
Every week Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1021 - May 19-25, 2009. The advent of new video game... more
Charting the rise and fall of Nortel Networks
Every Tuesday Techvibes will be republishing an article from Business in Vancouver newspaper. This article was originally published in issue #1020 - May 12-18, 2009. In September 2000, Jules... more
Do you work for a Web Development company in BC?
It's that time of year again. Business in Vancouver (BIV) is collecting information for their annual Biggest Web Development companies in BC list. The list ranks web development companies by number... more

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