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BIV's coverage delves into all issues affecting tech businesses in Vancouver and British Columbia

Vancouver gaming sector powers up after shaking off setbacks

Like Nintendo Co. Ltd.’s Mario readying for a melee against Bowser with only one life left in the game, Vancouver’s gaming industry was facing an uncertain path to success just a year ago. Bandai...

Telus to acquire Germany’s Competence Call Center in $1.3b deal

What happened: Vancouver-based Telus is using debt and equity to finance a deal to buy call centre company for $1.3 billion Why it matters: The latest deal comes just weeks after the telecom giant...

Vancouver’s Vision Critical appoints new CEO, moves HQ to Toronto

What happened: Vancouver-founded Vision Critical has named Ross Wainwright as its new CEO Why it matters: The leadership change also means the company is moving its head office to Toronto One of...

Erin Walker

Forty under 40 winner 2019; Director of strategy and program management office, Telus Smart Security and Automation, Age 39

Stephen Menon

Forty under 40 winner 2019; Vice-president, product, Finn AI, Age 38

Ian MacKinnon

Forty under 40 winner 2019; Chief technology officer, co-founder, Later Media Inc., Age 37

Reshma Chaskar Mehta

Forty under 40 winner 2019; Program director, partnerships and business development, consumer health, Telus Health, Age 38

Rachel Nelson

Forty under 40 winner 2019; President, Exan, Age 37

Kyle Barker

Forty under 40 winner 2019; Co-founder and CEO, Cryptek Labs, Age 38

Erik Hadley

Forty under 40 winner 2019: Senior director, process development, Stemcell Technologies, Age 39