BIV Today Podcast
BIV Today Podcast

Invest Vancouver’s Jacquie Griffiths on the need for innovation within the local economy

October 1, 2021, 2:00pm

The Metro Vancouver Regional District unveiled the new face of its economic development organization this week. Invest Vancouver is seeking to draw global investors to the region, fine-tune local economic policies and ensure competitiveness in the era of an innovation-first economy. Jacquie Griffiths, executive vice-president of Invest Vancouver, joins BIV Today to discuss the mandate and genesis of this organization, as well as a new partnership with a global giant to boost tech-sector job training. Tyler Orton hosts.