Brightlight Pictures Celebrates 20 Years of Film in Vancouver

Welcome everybody back to another episode of WestVancouver.com / West Vancouver Magazine Podcast. Here in Hollywood North, we have lots of glam. And live on air with me today is one of those people who makes it all happen. We have Shawn Williamson here with us from Brightlight Pictures. It doesn’t get any better than […]

Park Royal Proposal for New Micro-Unit Development

A podcast conversation with Park Royal VP Rick Amantea about the history of Park Royal and their new proposed micro-unit development. Affordable housing. It’s a problem plaguing the Lower Mainland – and never more so than in West Vancouver, where mega-houses rule the land. Now, armed with a unique plan for the future, Park Royal VP […]

New mPloy App Serves Up the Best Jobs on the Menu

Hear how a group of local tennis friends (and entrepreneurs) are changing the game to serve up an ‘app’-etizing solution that gives those working in the food, beverage and hospitality industry the best ‘advantage’. A podcast chat with vice president Vic Fletcher of mPloy.ca — PODCAST TIMELINE 0:00 – Intro 3:00 – How the idea […]

Olympic Gold for Madison Mailley

She’s a successful athlete, singer and business graduate with a natural beauty and strength that sparkles, both inside and out. Madison Mailey is a Women’s Eight rowing champion and a gold medal Olympian that knows what it takes to be part of a winning team. Hear how she is conquering the world, and stealing hearts, one […]

Canadian Screen Awards 2021 – Interview with CEO Beth Jansen

The 2021 Canadian Screen Awards — featuring a curated selection of prominent awards — took place on Thursday, May 20 at 8:00 PM ET, streamed live on Academy.ca along with the Academy’s YouTube and Twitter channels.  The awards were presented documentary-style, with narration by Karine Vanasse and Stephan James, to allow the nominated work to […]

Vancouver’s Arts Umbrella – Tour of New Facility with CEO Paul Larocque

Vancouver’s Arts Umbrella has been providing access to the arts for hundreds of kids and teens for years – but now, with a new building and a new year underway, there has never been a better time to dream big. Such was the case for the organization’s CEO, Paul Larocque, who recently gave us a […]

Bubbles and Bottega Wine – Chatting with Stile Brand’s Carmen D’Onofio

It was time for a virtual wine tasting courtesy of Bottega Wine and Stile Brands featuring winemaker Sandro Bottega and Stile’s Carmen D’Onofio. Cat: We’re going to be talking all things bubbly and all things summer and we’re going to let you in on a little thing we did recently, which was a virtual wine […]

Food TV Star Steven Hodge Great Chocolate Showdown

West Vancouver’s own candy man and pastry chef, Steve Hodge, is now melting hearts as one of the Food Network TV’s newest and sweetest personalities. Owner of Dundarave’s beloved Temper pastry and chocolate shop, Steve is now starring in two television series – Project Bakeover (where failing bakery businesses get a helping hand) and the […]