🏙️ How the B.C. government is spending your dollars on tech

From InBC to a spending spree, provincial leaders have been busy over the past 12 months.

The allocation of tax dollars by the provincial government can often seem like a black box. Luckily, there’s been plenty of transparency by the current B.C. legislature on how the cash is being put back into local tech and innovation, and particularly so over the past year. Find out where the tax from your hard-earned paycheck has ended up in this Friday Feature roundup.

(l-r): Blair Quinn, Andre Alie Day, Sophie Heywood, Alain Rivère, Vicky Xing, Kevin Nelson.

Vancouver's Tech Office Experts

The High Technology Facilities Group (The HTFG) at CBRE Canada are the leaders in the tech office industry, specializing in providing commercial real estate solutions for local and global tech companies. They guide startups in the search for their first commercial office, while also advising B.C.’s biggest tech unicorns on workplace strategy and office leasing. The HTFG helps clients find spaces that reflect their unique values, fuel their workplace culture and attract top talent. With over 85 years of combined experience in tenant representation, subleasing, and commercial sales, the HTFG is the go-to tech real estate team in Vancouver.

If you are considering a new office space or would like more information on the current office market, start a conversation with Alain, Blair, Kevin or Andre from The HTFG.

Here is their latest Office Market Update.

The Monthly Tech Industry Social hosted by The HTFG and VTJ is coming up on Thursday, November 23, at Yaletown Brewing Company. Please stop by and enjoy a drink, courtesy of The HTFG. Register here.


Upcoming Webinar: Compensation Trends in Canada’s Tech Sector

Join TAP Network for an overview of the 2023 Tech Salary and Total Rewards Survey results. Mercer experts will unpack key findings from the survey data and discuss industry trends and the impact of current market conditions on salaries in Canada’s tech sector. 

November 16 | 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. PT

Register here.


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