The VK Accelerate program is intended to find creative entrepreneurs with unique product or services that offer an authentic local experience to complement and enhance our community.Learn More
Three of Kamloops’ leading business resource organizations (Community Futures Thompson Country (CFTC), Open Door Group and Venture Kamloops) have come together to launch a collaborative entrepreneurship resource program dedicated to providing business planning, employment skills training, finance connections and access to local business resources.Learn More
Like any important investment decision, the purchase of a home should be based on the best available information. The VK Real Estate History Map is a tool that provides the opportunity to make accurate informed decisions on the housing market in Kamloops. The data it provides confirms actual sales data, as opposed to list prices. Prior sales information allows you to decide which pricing trends best suit your investment goals.Learn More
The purpose of the Labour Attraction Partnership Project is to provide strategies that employers can use to address challenges with hiring and keeping employees. The project includes five sector specific employee recruitment and retention strategies and a large resource document that has more detailed strategies and best practices that employers can implement.Learn More
Venture Kamloops is pleased to offer Kamloops real estate market orientations to developers who are interested in capitalizing on the opportunity in our growing City. Over the next ten years Kamloops will become just the third city in BC outside of the lower mainland to exceed 100,000 residents, we can help you get on the inside track of development in Kamloops.Learn More
The 3rd annual Venture Kamloops LinkUp event was jam packed with inspiration, key learnings, and connections to power up your organization/business like never before. This year, we hosted panels featuring entrepreneurs who are in various stages of their business’ life, representatives from local, provincial, and national business and government support services ready to connect, a keynote speaker who works with Olympic athletes and business leaders to help them perform under pressure, a networking tradeshow, and a comedian to round out the day to bring some laughter to our lives.
Kamloops has an outlook for modest and consistent GDP growth of 2% annually to 2022, increasing from approximately $4.4 billion in 2018 and up to $4.8 billion in 2022.