Welcome to our latest edition of Media Hit Roundup! It’s time to recognize some of our clients’ most exciting appearances in the news lately.
Innovation in sustainable energy
Chrysalix Energy Venture Capital president and CEO Wal van Lierop joined Amanda Lang on The Exchange at CBC live from Vancouver. He shared with her his insights into the innovation industry and the need for cleantech options in the next 30 years to maintain sustainable energy for the future.
CKNW shakes up programming, adds DJ Drex to roster
Don’t be surprised if Justin “Drex” Wilcomes brings a bit of Howard Stern to CKNW Radio
Corus Entertainment radio station, CKNW News Talk 980, recently announced a shift in programming to target a younger, more diverse audience. This shift will be accompanied by a new lineup of energetic and socially connected hosts including the outspoken and sometimes controversial personality Justin ‘Drex’ Wilcomes, who is sure to bring an interesting twist to CKNW’s programming.
Recreational buyers find sales are up, prices are down
Lakestone, a waterside neighbourhood near Kelowna on Lake Okanagan, was featured in Western Investor as Macdonald Development Corp. spoke to acquiring the project from 20/20 Group Inc. and Lakestone’s endurance through the financial crisis of 2008.
Buzz or bubble? Vancouver tech veterans encourage vision among startups
Social networking company bazinga! was included in an article that was syndicated across 53 news outlets, commenting on the state of the tech bubble in Vancouver and how startup and mid-sized companies are facing the challenges of a budding Silicon Valley North.
Investing in the real estate market a focus for buyers
Intergulf Development Group was featured in HOME magazine and across eight Black Press publications including the Maple Ridge News, Langley Times, Surrey and South Surrey Leaders, Richmond Review, Burnaby News Leader /New West and the Tri-City News. In the article, Intergulf’s VP Shaadi Faris provides investment strategies for purchasing your dream home.
Browns Restaurant Group Recruits Industry Veteran Dale Colbran to Pioneer Eastern Expansion
Browns Restaurant Group recently welcomed Dale Colbran to spearhead Browns Socialhouse’s growth and development in eastern Canada. Dale has ample experience in the restaurant industry and will be providing multi-leadership support for all programs in the Ontario market and beyond. Browns’ first eastern location is set to open in the Erin Mills region in October, 2014.
As mentioned in our previous Media Hit Roundup, influential style and design blogger Monika Hibbs helped to decorate MOSAIC Homes’ new townhome development in Langley, YORK. Monika has released a post in her self-titled blog that shows her clean, classy, and fresh approach to designing the townhome.