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British Columbia's only daily news show focused on business, brought to you by Business in Vancouver newspaper and biv.com. Join hosts editor-in-chief Kirk LaPointe as well as reporters Tyler Orton and Hayley Woodin as they interview Canada's business and political leaders about the pressing issues facing British Columbian businesses and industries today. Join them as they discuss real estate, technology, the resource industries and local and provincial politics.

BIV Today Business In Vancouver

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    • 4.6 • 14 Ratings

British Columbia's only daily news show focused on business, brought to you by Business in Vancouver newspaper and biv.com. Join hosts editor-in-chief Kirk LaPointe as well as reporters Tyler Orton and Hayley Woodin as they interview Canada's business and political leaders about the pressing issues facing British Columbian businesses and industries today. Join them as they discuss real estate, technology, the resource industries and local and provincial politics.

    Telus and Indigenous reconciliation

    Telus and Indigenous reconciliation

    Shazia Zeb Sobani, vice-president of network implementation at Telus and leader of the company's reconciliation efforts, discusses truth, engagement, connectivity and progress with Hayley Woodin, executive editor of BIV.

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    • 33 min
    The John Horgan legacy

    The John Horgan legacy

    Mario Canseco, president of the public opinion firm Researchco, discusses the accomplishments and challenges of the John Horgan era following the premier’s announcement he is stepping aside. Canseco is in conversation with BIV publisher and editor-in-chief Kirk LaPointe.

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    • 20 min
    SFU president Joy Johnson

    SFU president Joy Johnson

    SFU president Joy Johnson in Roe v. Wade, discourse, the university business model, and the future of post-secondary education. She is in conversation with BIV publisher and editor in chief Kirk LaPointe. 

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    • 23 min
    Akshon Media's Roger Chan on the rise of esports

    Akshon Media's Roger Chan on the rise of esports

    Gaming giant Activision Blizzard is turning to Vancouver to help support its esports leagues as the increasingly popular gaming tournaments grab global audiences and gamers. Roger Chan, CEO of Vancouver-based Akshon Media, joins BIV Today to discuss the new deal with Activision Blizzard, the rise of esports and how his B.C. digital media firm found its way into a partnership with one of the biggest gaming companies in the world. Tyler Orton hosts.

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    • 14 min
    UK Consul General Tom Codrington

    UK Consul General Tom Codrington

    A wide-ranging look at bilateral relations with the UK and the situation in Russia, plus first impressions of Canada from the UK Consul General Tom Codrington. In conversation with BIV publisher and editor-in-chief Kirk LaPointe. 

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    • 25 min
    StatsCan and GVBOT: Local business outlook gloomy

    StatsCan and GVBOT: Local business outlook gloomy

    New Statistics Canada data on local business outlooks released Wednesday by the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade indicate anxiety about labour shortages, inflation, supply chain problems and indebtedness in the near-future. GVBOT president and CEO Bridgitte Anderson discusses the findings with BIV publisher and editor-in-chief Kirk LaPointe.

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    • 15 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

Frank--__ ,

Great podcast

A great podcast that's easy to listen to and helps me keep up on all local business and digital trends. Features a great tech panel as well.

LJFocus ,

Smart tech news curation

Love the curation of the tech news in the Tuesday tech panel. Smart take on what's happening in the tech world with a local slant.

_SomethingSomething_ ,

In depth podcast

I really enjoy Business In Vancouver’s reporting and like how they are able to dive deep (but not too long) into the topics of the day. Great podcast for my commute to keep up to date with what’s happening.

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