Kiersten, left Kelowna after high school to work in Tokyo and London, the last 5 years have been career focussed in Vancouver, but like many, the allure of the Okanagan has drawn her back to the region. A passionate runner and outdoor enthusiast, the lifestyle and...

Miranda, originally born in Montreal, was raised in the Caribbean where she grew up in an entrepreneurial environment. A founder of several startups herself, the Okanagan caught her eye when looking for a move for her family and back to Canada. She wanted a safe...

Rhys was born in Edmonton and raised in Kelowna, and feels lucky to call the Okanagan home. He recently returned from a 5.5 month-long trek through SE Asia and Australia – his first-ever solo trip. With a Masters in English Literature and an insatiable hunger...

A story we hear often, one of our best is looking to come back. Nathan grew up in the Okanagan as a child, moved to get his degree in Computer Science from UBC and worked in Vancouver (less a short time in South Korea teaching...

Neil de Vries is one of the latest young minds excited to re-locate to the central Okanagan. While he is passionate about our region and amenities, it is our blossoming tech and visual media community that is bringing him here Neil has worked with 3 software companies including...

Heather, born in Newfoundland, raised in the Maritimes is moving to Kelowna in the coming months, with a bit of that accent to join.  At the age of twenty-four, she began a career in politics, working for a Member of Parliament in Ottawa where she called Parliament Hill...

Sana recently visited Kelowna, fell in love with all that the region has to offer and decided to move out west and call Kelowna home.  After graduating with a degree in economics, Sana went through a career on her quest to evolve into an industry expert wherever...

Like many other local young professionals, Michelle ventured across Canada for education, experience and a change of scenery. Armed with a  diverse skill set, experience and a law Degree, she has returned to our beautiful community to put down roots. Her career in both Provincial and municipal governments,...