Thought Leadership

Apr 12, 2022
Personal sovereignty, finance, and the way forward: VRIC May 17 & 18
Jessica Kirby

BCBusiness + Vancouver Resource Investment Conference If you’re a savvy investor with a diverse portfolio and a keen eye for macroeconomics, you’ll want a seat at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference May 17 & 18, 2022. Maybe your crypto investments are healthy and now you’re hungry to learn about traditional opportunities. Or...

Mar 15, 2022
John Brink Beats the Odds
Jessica Kirby

BCBusiness + Brink Group When life throws a curveball (or several) it can be easy to give up, give in, get stuck. Unless you are John A. Brink—lumber baron, philanthropist, speaker and author—and, like him, you have a bottomless well of natural...

Feb 18, 2022
Vancouver magazine’s Power 50 party is March 1, and you’re invited
By BCBusiness

Our sister publication is hosting a party for the 50 most influential people in Vancouver, and like any good sibling, we’re passing along the invite. (Don’t tell our parents.) (Just kidding; if the ruling “parents” in this case are provincial...

Jan 28, 2022
Vancouver-based Synergy Consulting receives $25,000 from province for work in anti-racism data collection
Alyssa Hirose

“Numbers don’t lie; numbers tell,” says Trish Mandewo, founder and CEO of Synergy Executive and Boards Consulting Group. The Vancouver-based company champions placements for BIPOC folks, particularly in executive positions. In a press release, Mandewo notes that in B.C., more...

Jan 21, 2022
22 things you need to know about B.C. business and the economy in 2022
Nick Rockel

Well, that wasn’t always so fun. As they put 2021 behind them, with the COVID-19 pandemic still very much alive, business decision makers face another challenging year. What’s coming our way in 2022? To tease out some key themes for...

Dec 1, 2021
UniUni: The New Face of Shipping in Canada
Jessica Kirby

BCBusiness + UniUni With unpredictable delivery disruptions and shipping delays, the state of Canadian shipping is due for an overhaul. That’s where UniUni comes in—an all-new type of delivery service that pioneered the Uber-style and last mile delivery method. UniUni is a Canadian...

Nov 23, 2021
Leadership 2021: Planned or unplanned, organizational change should be purposeful, says expert Mumtaz Chaudhary
Pallavi Rao

Mumtaz Chaudhary preaches what she practises—ensuring that organizational change goes smoothly and successfully. Chaudhary made some big changes herself in 2006, when she launched what now called Pragilis Solutions with her husband, Shaheen Chaudhary. There’s been no shortage of work for...

Nov 22, 2021
Elevate Your Future
Jessica Kirby

BCBusiness + Quest University WALK INTO QUEST UNIVERSITY in Squamish, BC, and you will notice right away that this is not your typical post-secondary education facility. This is a space where innovation and creative thinking live and breathe. There are no lecture...

Oct 25, 2021
Coho Collective Fuelling Small Businesses
Jessica Kirby

BCBusiness + Coho Collective They are for aspiring and growing food businesses that want to launch new concepts, grow their businesses, reduce upfront costs, and work in a community of likeminded individuals. Member companies are each assigned a station in which they have access to large scale commercial equipment, and each kitchen is...

Mar 1, 2021
The Power of Proximity
Jessica Kirby

BCBusiness + REEF Technology REEF Technology—through its recent acquisition of Impark—has come to Vancouver and with it, a world of possibilities. The company transforms urban spaces into neighbourhood hubs that connect people to locally curated goods, services, and experiences—an ambitious goal for Greater Vancouver, but something with the potential to bring the...

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