VEC is a proud to participate in the 2013 CGA-BC Eco Forum, where Certified General Accountants learn how to reduce operating costs and save money, all while increasing productivity and boosting stakeholder confidence through environmental reporting.
TradeableBits, a leader in developing apps that help businesses and individuals increase their engagement on Facebook, has launched Stream - a new way to aggregate all of the relevant content from the world’s most popular social media platforms.
Tourism Whistler, an early adopter of Stream, finds the tool “an easy way for people to get a curated snapshot of what’s being shared in the social sphere” says Kirsten Homeniuk, Senior Manager, Tourism Whistler.
Did you know that Vancouver has the highest concentration of artists among large Canadian cities?
This month, non-profit organization, Public Records, in partnership with TELUS, is launching an initiative that offers up to $5,000 in grants for Canadian musicians and filmmakers.
This initiative brings exposure to emerging Canadian artists and helps drive entrepreneurship in our city. The creative sector is an extremely important part of our local economy; recent studies suggest the creative sector alone provides over 85,000 jobs in BC and over 30,000 within the city.
There are many challenges facing the City of Vancouver in our drive to meet our Greenest City goals. Those challenges involve the City’s sourcing of sustainable products and technologies, and their methods of local sustainable business engagement. Read more here .