TELUS is investing $20 million to connect more than 90 per cent of homes and businesses in Nelson directly to its fibre optic network and enhance wireless connectivity throughout the region.
Castlegar, Kimberley, Nelson, Rossland and Trail are part of the BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot.
Though its main focus is attracting workers and investors for outside the region, Imagine Kootenay also benefits local businesses
Revelstoke’s Aaron Davidson is the founder of Cronometer, a digital app with more than 2 million users.
Scott and Alycia Weir are the new owners of Kicking Horse Janitorial in Golden, BC
Kimberley is one of the fastest growing communities in the Kootenay region
Basin Business Advisors Program is offering a series of Succession Planning workshops in the Kootenays
Brad Pommen founded a technology company that makes “smart” vending machines in Nelson, BC
Director, Indigenous Strategy and Reconciliation, and Indigenous Education Coordinator welcomed
Two-thirds of businesses in Castlegar & District said business was “Good” or “Increasing” during the 2018 Business Walk.