Author Archives: Economic Development Officer

2nd Annual Fraser Valley Tech Forum

XLRator, formerly SRCTec, and the District of Mission are co-hosting the 2nd annual #FVTech Forum as part of the Tech Starts Here initiative on September 20, 2018 at the Best Western Plus Mission City Lodge . This event aims to attract industry, government, academia, key influencers and community stakeholders to come together and foster growth and innovation within the local

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Sleep Soundly

The Mission Snore MD Sleep Apnea Clinic is helping sleep-deprived patients enjoy better sleep, energy and health thanks to their easy-to-access diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders. A recent study suggests that 40 per cent of Canadians will experience a sleep disorder during their lifetime. At a growing chain of BC sleep clinics, staff have a saying, “Sleep better, live

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Mission’s SRCTec Helps to Further another Amazing Success Story

Ernest Thiessen, Creator of Smartsettle

Super Intelligent Electronic Mediator is ready for Mainstream Applications Negotiations.  It’s a word charged with a variety of nuances, and most often preceded by a very telling adjective.  Lengthy negotiations, complex negotiations, difficult negotiations, deadlocked negotiations – our newspaper headlines are riddled with such references.  All told, the word implies the concept of winners and losers, coupled with a massive

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The Future of Mission – 3D Renderings

Mission Waterfront Streetscape

As an element of their strategic focus in 2014, the Economic Development Select Committee (EDC) commissioned a graphic and digital design firm to produce 3D digital images of both the waterfront and downtown Mission. The intent was to develop a future vision of these two areas that would help create a stronger sense of direction and purpose while also conveying

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The timing is fantastic – Agritech is growing

Agritech

“The timing is fantastic – everything is coming together for us”! When Chris Bush talks about agricultural technology his excitement and enthusiasm is both obvious and infectious. Agritech is a growing and important business, and Chris is helping to bring it to Mission. We are standing in the parking lot outside the city owned Buy Low building in Mission’s downtown.

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