Hospitality, Marketing & Tourism

Covering food, drink, travel and marketing in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

Happy new beer! Here are the most anticipated B.C. brewery openings of 2019

Ace Brewing Co. – Courtenay (summer 2019)  The Comox Valley is getting yet another craft brewery; this one plans to pay homage to the history of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Another Beer Co. – New...

Airbnb scofflaws continue to flout Vancouver regulations

Multiple listings per licence proliferating despite limits on short-term rentals

How Urban Juve plans to revolutionize the wellness industry

With the legalization of hemp in Canada, startups and mature companies alike are scrambling to get a foot in the door of one of the largest untapped investment industries in modern history. Enter The...

Over a million breathtaking lights are twinkling in VanDusen Garden this winter

Enter a magical world for the 34th year of sparkling lights and holiday cheer at VanDusen Botanical Garden’s Festival of Lights. The expansive attraction features over 1 million lights spread out...

Starbucks to unveil new Reserve Bar in Downtown Vancouver

At 4,000 square feet, the store will be the biggest Starbucks location in Vancouver

Keith Phillips

Forty under 40 winner 2018; President and founder, West Coast Aquatic Safaris, Age 39

Steve Rio

Forty under 40 2018; Founder and CEO, Briteweb, Age 38

Chantelle Krish

Forty under 40 winner 2018; Director of communications and advocacy, YWCA Metro Vancouver, Age 36

Virginia Bird

Forty under 40 winner 2018; Principal, Pottinger Bird Community Relations, Age 34

Tourism Vancouver partners with Airbnb

Agreement aims to promote Vancouver as a place for short-term rentals