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Business News for Vancouver Island

Business Examiner Vancouver Island newspaper/magazine is a monthly digest for local business news and information from the Cowichan Valley to Port Hardy and an essential resource for business owners, managers and entrepreneurs who need to be in the know. Our monthly publication highlights important developments, business leaders, local companies and their accomplishments and offers educational pieces specific to the region.

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January 2018

January 2018

In this Issue...

  • Polaris Materials Corporation Has Been Producing Aggregates Since 2007
  • Nanaimo Engineering Practice Helped Design Chinese Fish Farm
  • Foley Dog Treats Bag Success With Quality
  • M & N Mattress Shop wins BBB Torch Award

December 2017

December 2017

In this Issue...

  • Corfield Takes Helm At Nanaimo Port Authority
  • Royal LePage’s Susan Forrest & Kevin Kittmer Form Successful Partnership
  • Comox Centre Mall, a once dated and half tenanted shopping complex is being rapidly transformed into a major retail and business hub
  • Excalibur Homes wins coveted BBB Torch Award

November 2017

November 2017

In this Issue...

  • Mt Arrowsmith Brewery Drafts a Winner
  • Permanent Facility To Be Set For Popular Chesapeake Shores TV Series
  • Family run Old Town Bakery is a Ladysmith landmark
  • Hartmann & Company spans two continents and three generations

October 2017

October 2017

In this Issue...

  • Young Professionals of Nanaimo Play Roles In Various Local Community Efforts
  • Coast Salish Development Corporation Division A Winner
  • The creation of effective systems is a large part of Lanson's Drywall success
  • Grieg Seafoods is an industry leader

September 2017

September 2017

In this Issue...

  • Hungry Shark Proves No Match For Robotic Camera System
  • Chief Louie: Economic Development Brings Opportunity To First Nations
  • Island Health’s North Island hospitals project revolutionizing health care
  • ‘Good enough’ – simply doesn’t exist in the vocabulary of custom home builder Jim Zsiros
  • Focus on Meeting & Events

August 2017

August 2017

In this Issue...

  • Atlas Manufacturing Acquires Rights To Weldco Product Line
  • Second Running Of Business PitchFest Set For September 28
  • Harris Parksville Chevrolet Buick GMC is the only dealership on Vancouver Island approved for General Motors’ Elite program
  • Three generations of Halsalls Make Ajac’s Equipment sales and service a success
  • Focus on Airports

July 2017

July 2017

In this Issue...

  • The Cutting Edge of Adventure Tourism
  • Ladysmith’s Largest Residential Subdivision Underway
  • Fast Time Grand Prix offers Nascart racing on a half kilometre outdoor facility with a 35-turn road course
  • Island Equipment carries anything from lawn and garden items to earthmoving equipment and man lifts
  • Focus on Automotive

June 2017

June 2017

In this Issue...

  • Fire and Ice: Coulson Group Businesses are Hot and Cool
  • Investors High on Medicinal Marijuana
  • With a combined 100 years of experience, Bayview Custom Motorcycles can accommodate all needs and wants of motorcyclists today
  • Holdfast Metalworks Ltd. is looking to expand its reach
  • Focus on Women in Construction

May 2017

May 2017

In this Issue...

  • Nanaimo Ministry Centre Tops VIREB Commercial Building Awards
  • Nanaimo Realtor Elected President Of The BCREA
  • GNB Builders specializes in creating custom homes and major renovations with Built Green Certification on every project
  • New building showcases innovation and creativity and the resilience of the Uchucklesaht Tribe Government
  • Focus on Aquaculture

April 2017

April 2017

In this Issue...

  • Comox Valley Lures Vancouver Buyers at BC Shellfish & Seafood Festival Promo
  • Award Winning Westholme Tea Farm Grows Adventure
  • Steve Marshall Ford celebrates 50 years and a new dealership building in Campbell River
  • VIREB set for Commercial Building Awards April 20
  • Focus on the Cowichan Valley

March 2017

March 2017

In this Issue...

  • Dams Good Reason for BC Hydro’s Success
  • Rebuild It and They Will Come
  • Tin Wis celebrates a quarter of a century
  • Eden Gardens will provide a centre for training dementia ‘Best Practices’ for all of Canada
  • Focus on Boating & Marine

February 2017

February 2017

In this Issue...

  • Quality Foods Earns Business of the Year Title
  • Finally: Progress for Oceeanview Golf Resort Development?
  • Dealership introduces new name – Campbell River Toyota
  • Rewild Homes specializes in custom designed & built portable houses
  • VIREB Awards Coming in April