VK Pivot+ Solutions For Businesses in Transition

Dedicated Business Support
During Transitional Phases

VK Pivot+ is Venture Kamloops latest program and an extension to the highly regarded VK Accelerate program. This innovative program has been developed to extend the same supports and services that VK Accelerate is known for, yet it is distinctively tailored to assist businesses navigating through periods of transition and change. Examples of pivotal change include key developments such as business acquisition, expansion, leadership changes, digital adoption, and strategic redirection among others.

The VK Pivot+ program offers a specialized framework designed to stabilize, revitalize, and propel businesses forward during times of change and realignment. Our focused approach provides solutions that address the unique challenges and opportunities businesses encounter in transitional phases.

By leveraging our extensive resources and expertise, the VK Pivot+ Program ensures that businesses receive dedicated support, strategic guidance, and customized expertise necessary for a smooth and successful evolution. This program is our pledge to partners and clients alike that we are committed to providing continuous, unwavering support, no matter the business climate.

Nëvo Design House
Program Participant

Nëvo Design House, situated at 101-1210 Battle Street, Kamloops BC. is premier interior design firm renowned for crafting luxurious custom homes, commercial offices, retail spaces, restaurants, cafés, salons, and clinics. Their passion lies in creating designs that embody the personal visions, needs, and lifestyles of their clients, resulting in spaces that are uniquely beautiful.

Tanya Wassen and Cristalee Murdoch lead Nëvo Design House with a focus on elevating the standard of residential and commercial interior design services in Kamloops and beyond.

We're grateful for the encouragement, resources, and guidance provided by the VK Pivot+ Program. From assistance in business planning to finding suitable office space, VK has played a pivotal role in enabling our success.
- Tanya and Cristalee

Brittany of Wattie Rd Bridal
Program Participant

Wattie Rd Bridal, located at 358 Seymour Street in Kamloops, is a custom bridal store, founded by the fashion-passionate Brittany Lund from 100 Mile House. With beginnings rooted in sewing and alterations, the boutique has flourished into a comprehensive bridal studio, specializing in custom gowns tailored to each bride's unique vision. Brittany has elevated Wattie Rd Bridal into a space where artistry and personalization converge, ensuring every gown is a perfect fit and a reflection of the bride's dream. This downtown Kamloops boutique seamlessly blends retail with studio craftsmanship, epitomizing bridal service.

Nicole and Cole from Venture Kamloops played a crucial role in assisting us with our business financial projections and budgeting," says Brittany. "Their assistance has been essential, and I recommend their services to other entrepreneurs.
- Brittany

For More Information
Contact Nicole Bruce

Economic Development Manager

Phone: 250.828.6818
Toll Free: 1.888.526.5667


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