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VIEA Puts Spotlight On All Things Local

The ‘Island Good’ Initiative Brings Island Products And The Companies Who Make Them To The Forefront NANAIMO – Founded in 2006 as an island-wide economic development organization,… Read more

April 21, 2020 Video Conference – Digital Economy Response Program

Welcome to VIEA’s Video Conference Series Keeping Good Company While Preparing for the Next Step… We appreciate that a lot of information is available and that much… Read more

April 17, 2020 Video Conference – Small Business BC ‘Hotline’

Welcome to VIEA’s Video Conference Series Keeping Good Company While Preparing for the Next Step… We appreciate that a lot of information is available and that much… Read more

April 7, 2020 Video Conference – How to Approach Loan & Mortgage Payments with your Lender

Keeping Good Company While Preparing for the Next Step… Welcome to VIEA’s Video Conference Series. We appreciate that a lot of information is available and that much… Read more

Winnipeg Ventilator Could be a Life-Saver

April 3, 2020 By Martin Cash “Led by Starfish and backed by millions of dollars of federal government resources, the consortium has come up with a manufacturable… Read more

Nanaimo Air Compressor Business Helps Manufacture Parts for COVID-19 fight

April 1, 2020 By Chris Bush VMAC has crafted parts now being tested in prototype ventilator created at University of Minnesota A Nanaimo manufacturing company has joined… Read more

March 31, 2020 Video Conference – Legal Implications of Staffing Decisions During this Crisis

Keeping Good Company While Preparing for the Next Step… Welcome to VIEA’s Video Conference Series. We appreciate that a lot of information is available and that much… Read more

Cascadia Seaweed one of the 10-to-Watch Winners

VICTORIA, BC (NEWS RELEASE) — Douglas magazine is proud to announce this year’s 10 to Watch winners, who represent the very best of Vancouver Island’s new businesses. … Read more

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