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Svante Ranked in the Future 50 Fastest-Growing Sustainable Companies in Canada


Coinciding with World Environment Day, BC-based carbon capture and removal technology provider, Svante, has ranked 2nd among privately owned companies in the Corporate Knights Future 50 Fastest-Growing Sustainable Companies in Canada ranking. “Being listed amongst the incredible companies that are a part of the Future 50 ranking is a true honour. We are thrilled.”, says […]

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Svante Groundbreaking Event – June 13th


  Canadian carbon capture and removal technology provider, Svante, will hold its official ground-breaking event at its new headquarters in Burnaby, BC on June 13th, 2022 at 2pm. This is a pivoting moment and an important milestone for Svante on its mission to create world-changing solutions that address climate change and accelerate the global transition to carbon […]

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Become a Burnaby Pride Partner


Now in our fifth year, Tourism Burnaby and the Burnaby Pride organizing committee are excited to bring back in-person Burnaby Pride events this year! Returning to Civic Square (home of Burnaby Pride’s 2019 Garden Party), our event on July 23, 2022 will feature a variety of live music, drag, comedy and more along with community engagement […]

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Innovative Symvivo Corporation to Receive Government of Canada Funding


British Columbia’s small and medium-sized enterprises are critical to their communities – they create jobs, drive economic growth, and develop products and services that help solve local and global challenges. The Government of Canada believes in these companies. The Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency […]

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Vancouver Business Connections Inaugural Event June 15


On Wednesday June 15th, BBOT member Josh Kepkay is launching a monthly membership-based business networking group. This inaugural event will be both a trial run and discovery meeting where after a session of facilitated networking in the basement of Vancouver’s best beer venue, The Alibi Room, the group will move into a private loft space […]

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FortisBC Teams up to Offer Small Business One-on-One Energy Saving Advice


With the price of everything continuing to surge across the country, controlling operating costs is more important than ever for small businesses in B.C. To assist with this, FortisBC are working with GreenStep Solutions to provide small and medium-sized businesses with free customized energy advice to increase awareness of energy saving behaviors and rebate programs […]

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Chandos Achieves Platinum Club Status as Canada’s Best Managed Companies


Chandos Construction has achieved Platinum Club status with Canada’s Best Managed Companies program. Platinum Club membership is exclusive to Canada’s leading organizations that have maintained ‘Best Managed’ status for seven years or more. This year’s award winners are ‘best-in-class’ Canadian companies with revenues over $50 million. The organizations also demonstrate leadership in the areas of […]

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Return-It Launches Recycling Pilot for Single-Use & Reusable Cups


A new pilot project by Return-It, in partnership with major brands, aims to keep more cups out of landfills by giving consumers a convenient place to recycle them in commercial and on-street locations. In addition to single-use cups for hot and cold beverages, the program also introduces a reusable cup program, with consumers signing up […]

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IDEAS@SFU Beedie Event: Strategic Competition for Global Influence


Strategic Competition for Global Influence: The editor-in-chief of The Economist, writing in The World Ahead 2022, declared that “rivalry between America and China will shape the post-COVID world.” Join SFU Beedie professors Rosalie L. Tung and Jing Li in a conversation about the drivers of this rivalry, the forums of strategic competition between the two superpowers, and the […]

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Google Ads Free Online Workshop – Stop Wasting Money!


So who’s running Google Ads? Who thinks they are paying way too much? Who thinks Google is taking us for a ride? Monalo Media is offering this workshop that will go over the common pitfalls we see in Google Ads, so that you can waste less money and set yourself up for success. The curse […]

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