Business of Good

May 1, 2020
15 B.C. businesses and others doing good during COVID-19: Free hotel rooms, car-share zooms and much more
Darian Kovacs

Heading into May, many of us are cautiously optimistic that social distancing has slowed the spread of COVID-19 across B.C. Although we still have a long way to go before life returns to normal, we can take comfort in knowing that our efforts haven’t been in vain. As we keep working together...

Apr 24, 2020
12 B.C. businesses doing good during COVID-19: Sharing food, free photo shoots and much more
Darian Kovacs

It’s been several weeks since COVID-19 shut down countless businesses here in B.C. and across the globe. Although the months ahead look unpredictable, we can reflect on the good things that companies have been doing for others during a time...

Apr 17, 2020
8 more B.C. businesses doing good during COVID-19: Virtual beers, credit card reprieves and much more
Darian Kovacs

The dramatic damage wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic has affected companies large and small in every industry. As the chaos settles into a new normal, we should remind ourselves that people and businesses throughout B.C. are showing kindness and generosity.

Apr 9, 2020
6 more B.C. businesses doing good during COVID-19: Helping Doctors Without Borders, PB&Js made to order and much more
Darian Kovacs

Another week has passed, and here we are—remaining in social isolation to help flatten the curve and take the strain off the health-care system. The dramatic damage wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic has affected companies large and small in every industry.

Apr 3, 2020
5 B.C. businesses doing good during COVID-19: Free shoes, cookies galore and much more
Darian Kovacs

Whether you’re turning on the radio or chatting with a friend, COVID-19 and its impact are everywhere. The doom and gloom surrounding the pandemic are tough to avoid, let alone navigate a business through. COVID-19 has brought a world of change and uncertainty for all of us, but it’s also...

Mar 16, 2020
About Town: The first annual Business of Good Awards
Paul Duchart

On March 4, the inaugural Business of Good Awards filled a ballroom at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver to recognize the organizations in our province that turn the principles of social responsibility into action. For the winners and finalists in this...

Mar 4, 2020
The 2020 Business of Good Awards
Nathan Caddell

Garth Taylor probably put it best. “I know all businesses think they have a unique culture, but I think we actually do,” said the president of North Vancouver–based environmental services firm Hatfield Consultants, winner of the Workplace Wellness category in...

Mar 4, 2020
The Business of Good 2020: Special Citation
Nathan Caddell

Founded in 2015, the Peter Dhillon Centre aims to establish a “more just, sustainable and prosperous society enabled by business embracing ethics, sustainability and social responsibility.” The centre, named for a UBC grad who is president and CEO of Richmond-based agribusiness player Richberry Group, hires about a dozen Sauder students...

Mar 4, 2020
The Business of Good 2020: Workplace Wellness
Nathan Caddell

Garth Taylor acknowledges that his employer is a bit unusual. Launched in 1974, environmental consulting firm Hatfield didn’t really hit its stride until 15 years ago. Since then, the North Vancouver–headquartered company has ballooned into a global operation with some 200 employees and offices in places like Indonesia and Botswana. As...

Mar 4, 2020
The Business of Good 2020: Indigenous Prosperity
Nathan Caddell

Sure, the indie video game developer isn’t technically on Vancouver’s east side anymore, having recently outgrown its Gastown digs. (Its new Cambie Street HQ sits across from City Hall and houses about 85 employees.) But East Side Games is still committed to its scrappy image as an outside-the-box publisher. That’s...

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