Is Vancouver Silicon Valley North?
Major gaming studio Namco Bandai will open a studio in Vancouver
The US$165 million deal announced by Vancouver's Hootsuite this week is just one more sign that B.C.'s tech industry is booming, but is it fair to call the west coast city Silicon Valley North?
As the CBC's Belle Puri reports, with annual revenue now hitting $20 billion provincewide, Vancouver Mayor Gregor Roberton is just one booster that is confident this boom won't bust like the last.