VK Accelerate Pilot Far & Wide

We are excited to announce that we have been working with our first business Far & Wide to pilot the VK Accelerate Program over the past 5 months and we are now ready to launch the program city wide!

Calli-Jo Duncan and Brianne Sheppard, owners of Far & Wide, will be having their grand opening on June 23rd. The storefront is located at 167 4th Ave in downtown Kamloops and everyone is invited to come down and experience this beautiful experiential retail space designed with the help of our program professional – Spot On Interior Designs. Over the next 6 months Calli-Jo and Brianne will work closely with our program business coach – Cindy Piva from Thrive Business Strategies and both of our marketing professionals Fresh Inc. and Csek Creative.

The storefront is located at 167 4th Ave in downtown Kamloops and features home and lifestyle goods created by Canadian makers and artists along with a variety of artistic workshop opportunities. Over the following 6 months Calli-Jo and Brianne will work closely with our program business coach – Cindy Piva from Thrive Business Strategies and both of our professional marketing agencies, Fresh Inc. and Csek Creative to continue along with their business goals.

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About VK Accelerate
Now Accepting Applicants

With a successful pilot business under our belt, we are currently accepting select applicants to be a part of this valuable program. If you are looking to start a storefront business and would like to take advantage of personal consultation with industry experts, the opportunity to receive reduced initial lease rates and much more, apply now.

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Contact Nicole Bruce


Economic Development Manager

Phone: 250.828.6818
Toll Free: 1.888.526.5667
nicole@venturekamloops.com