Former VAP Client Kaj Gyr - Slopedeck

Handmade in Nelson, BC the Slopedeck is another great innovation from inventor, Kaj Gyr, a former client of the KAST VAP program. For urban riding or backyard fun the Slopedeck is the tool of choice.  Quick turning, intuitive, lightweight…
New Ventures BC competition
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#nvbc2017 New Ventures BC Competition Round 2

#nvbc2017:  New Ventures BC competition Round 2 candidates include KAST VAP clients. After vetting each company for eligibility, #nvbc2017 has 167 startups moving into Round 2.  We are so proud of our KAST VAP clients, Cyberdontics and SMRT1…
Rural Development Institute (RDI) State of the Basin
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Rural Development Institute (RDI) State of Basin Workforce Trends Report

The goal of the State of the Basin is to monitor and report on information relating to well-being in the Columbia Basin-Boundary region.  "The mandate of the RDI is to support evidence-based decision-making in our region," says Dr. Terri…

Recruiting new Board Directors - KAST

KAST is creating an unexpected regional oasis of opportunity for people who invest, start companies and work in technology. Could you help? We are recruiting new Board Directors for our 8 member governance board. This is a volunteer position…
Women in Business Awards Kootenays

Celebrating Women Business Leaders

The sixth annual Influential Women in Business Awards are fast approaching. Kootenay Business is inviting you to nominate business women in the southeastern corner of B.C. Do you know a woman who deserves recognition for her business successes…
Apply for BCTECH Summit
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BC Tech Summit Investment Showcase: Accredited investors

  Matching BC Companies With Investors For BC companies, the Investment Showcase will offer you the opportunity to deliver a 10-minute investment pitch to a group of truly elite national and international investors looking for technology…