Albert Van Santvoort

Growth slows at Metro Vancouver’s top 100 manufacturers

Increase in the average annual number of staff cut in half in 2020 compared with 2019

Attendance dips at B.C.’s tourist attractions

Average number of customers has declined 1.4% since 2018, but is up 24.2% since 2015

Influential Women in Business 2020: Ana Maria Llanos

Community builder: Architect bears heavy responsibility for meeting needs of diverse, sometimes competing interests in designing projects

Private security industry poised for continued growth

B.C.’s largest security companies grew an average of 6.1% over the past year

Revenue, assets, staff all up for top B.C. money sources

Funds at biggest investment firms grew an average of 14.8% over the past year

B.C. digital and media agencies up 5% over past year

Traction on Demand posted largest five-year growth after suffering large drop in 2018

Growth slows for B.C.’s interior design industry

Increased residential work offsets drop in commercial and hospitality revenue

Housing starts hit record high in 2019

Absorption rate falls nine percentage points meaning more supply in housing market which could lead to lower prices if trend continues

Energy companies’ staffing up 38% over past five years

Greenlight Innovation Corp. biggest 2019-20 gainer in Business in Vancouver’s top-20 list

Outlook 2020: Sluggish growth forecast for year ahead

Year expected to have slowest sales increase since Great Recession