Kamloops Innovation is powered by public funding and the local community. With their support, we’re able to deliver on our programs, events, and space to continue to build a vibrant startup community in the Central Interior.
Our Core Financial Funders
The BC Innovation Council
The BC Innovation Council encourages the development and application of advanced or innovative technologies to meet the needs of industry in BC. They accelerate technology commercialization by supporting startups and developing entrepreneurs. With their partners, BCIC delivers programs and initiatives that promote company growth, resulting in jobs, increased revenue and economic development in BC. BCIC is a Crown Agency of the Province of British Columbia.
The National Research Council Canada – Industrial Research Assistance Program
NRC-IRAP helps innovative small and medium-sized Canadian businesses grow through innovation. Delivered by a network of over 210 professionals located in more than 100 communities across Canada, NRC-IRAP supports the needs of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) engaged in innovative or technology-driven activities. The Program provides a suite of advisory services, networking and linkages, and non-repayable financial assistance to SMEs. These services are adapted to the SMEs’ industrial, socio-economic and geographic make-up in order to provide a customized response to their development needs.
The Southern Interior Development Initiative Trust
The Southern Interior Development Initiative Trust supports strategic investments in economic development projects that will have long-lasting and measurable benefits to the Southern Interior.
Making Kamloops Shine – it’s what our staff do every day, it’s what we plan for tomorrow, it’s knowing that each and every service we deliver has a positive impact on our community.
We have a proud workforce that is dedicated to Kamloops citizens, all working towards creating something worth talking about.
KPMG combines a multi-disciplinary approach with deep practical industry knowledge to help clients meet challenges and respond to opportunities. They provide Audit, Tax, and Advisory services and industry insight to help organizations manage risk and performance in the dynamic and challenging environments in which they do business.