Contents | Feb. 2010

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Dreams of Gold

Promoters insist the Games will be a major boost for B.C. businesses. Will the gamble really pay off?
By Claude Adams

Your Logo Here

Hits and misses in Olympic branding.
By David Allison

The New Frontier

The 2010 Olympics are fueling dreams of powerful united West Coast region called Cascadia.
By Peter Severinson

Lessons Learned

Past Games show that, while there are benefits, hosting the Olympics is always a tricky business.
By Kerry Banks


Rocky Road

A wild housing market is forcing Invermere to decide what kind of community it will be: quaint town or vacation mecca?
By Erin Millar

Profile: W Media's Boris Wertz

AbeBooks founder Boris Wertz is putting his money into more new media.
By David Jordan

Small Business: A Tale of Two Cities

What Bologna can teach Vancouver about the power of the co-op.
By Frances Bula

Retail: Quality Control

Plans to promote B.C. wines are leaving some store owners sour.
By Peter Mitham

Gift of Gab

How Sean Heather leveraged a passion for socializing into a successful restaurant career.
By David Jordan


Tourism Turnover:A government takeover of B.C.'s major tourism promoter shocks the industry

Ladies and Gentlemen, The Beetles:You won't believe these ideas for using up B.C.'s beetle-kill wood

Inquiring Minds:What Are You Doing During the Olympics?

Need to Know:How to Protect Your Ideas

Crossroads:Biotech Michael Abrams is giving CEOing one more shot

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