In the Media

June 8, 2017 - Strathcona BIA wants to make East Hastings the city’s most walkable street by 2021 (Daily Hive)

An East Vancouver organization wants to make East Hastings Street the "most walkable" street in Vancouver by 2021.

June 24, 2017 - Take a stroll down East Hastings: campaign hopes to attract people to neighbourhood (CBC News)

Strathcona Business Improvement Association wants to improve health, environment and economy of area

June 24, 2017 - CBC News at 11 (CBC News)

Starts at the 11:27 mark

June 24, 2017 - CBC News at 6 (CBC News)

Starts at the 25:37 mark

June 19, 2017 - Roundhouse Radio Interview (Roundhouse Radio)

The segment begins at the 12:59 mark and runs through to the 23:28 mark

June 15, 2017 - CBC On the Coast (CBC On the Coast)

The audio clip starts at the 1 hour, 41 minute mark

June 15, 2017 - East Van organization hopes East Hastings could be Vancouver's most walkable street (CBC News)

Strathcona Business Improvement Association is setting a target date of 2021 for its goal

June 14, 2017 - East Hastings can be Vancouver's most walkable street, group says (The Province)

Vancouver’s East Hastings Street is known for many things. Walkability probably isn’t the first that comes to mind. But the Strathcona Business Improvement Association wants East Hastings to be Vancouver’s most walkable street by 2021.

June 14, 2017 - East Hastings can be Vancouver's most walkable street, group says (Vancouver Sun)

Vancouver’s East Hastings Street is known for many things. Walkability probably isn’t the first that comes to mind. But the Strathcona Business Improvement Association wants East Hastings to be Vancouver’s most walkable street by 2021.

July 5, 2017 - Made In Strathcona: A Walkable Neighborhood In Transition (Beyond the Rhetoric)

I recently attended a walking tour put on by the Strathcona Business Improvement Association, starting with a pint and a slice at Strathcona Beer Company.

July 4, 2017 - Strathcona BIA Aims To Make E. Hastings Vancouver’s Most Walkable Street By 2021 (Modern Mix Vancouver)

The Strathcona Business Improvement Association (SBIA) has officially launched its latest initiative, the Made in Strathcona: Most Walkable Street 2021 campaign, designed to make this neighbourhood Vancouver’s most walkable street by 2021.

July 16, 2017 - Walk Strathcona Summer Series (Nosh & Nibble)

Among the various neighbourhoods in Vancouver, there isn't one with quite the mix in business that Strathcona has.

July 15, 2017 - Making East Hastings Most Walkable Street 2021 (Foodgressing)

There is a movement to help East Hastings make a return as a vibrant pedestrian neighbourhood. Led by the Strathcona Business Improvement Association (SBIA), the campaign is called “Most Walkable Street 2021” which aims to improve walkability on East Hastings by enhancing amenities, comfort, access, sociability and promoting local business.

July 11, 2017 - Strathcona: A Vancouver neighbourhood ready for a comeback (Vancouver Gadgets)

On June 30th I was invited to a tour of Strathcona a long standing Vancouver neighbourhood that’s ready for a comeback.

July 11, 2017 - East Hastings aims to be most walkable street by 2021 (Business In Vancouver)

Strathcona BIA plans to attract more foot traffic via local businesses, street art, amenities

June 15, 2015 - Event Recap: Meet the Makers Expo (Cheers To You, Vancouver)

Event Recap: Meet the Makers Expo

June 13, 2015 - Meet the Makers Expo in Vancouver (Eventful)

Meet the Makers Expo in Vancouver

June 13, 2015 - Meet the Makers Expo (Vancity Buzz)

Meet the Makers Expo

June 13, 2015 - Events around Vancouver (Vancouver Sun)

Discover some of Vancouver’s most unique and innovative businesses through demonstrations, panel discussions and networking.

June 13, 2015 - Events around Vancouver (The Province)

Discover some of Vancouver’s most unique and innovative businesses through demonstrations, panel discussions and networking.

June 13, 2015 - Meet the Makers Expo (Yelp)

Meet the Makers Expo

June 13, 2015 - Meet the Makers Expo (24 Hours)

EVENTS COMMUNITY

June 13, 2015 - MADE IN STRATHCONA: MEET THE MAKERS EXPO (District Local)

MADE IN STRATHCONA: MEET THE MAKERS EXPO

June 12, 2015 - 5 Things to do this Weekend: June. 13-14 (News1130)

5 Things to do this Weekend: June. 13-14

June 12, 2015 - Revitalization or gentrification? Strathcona braces for change (Global BC)

One of oldest neighbourhoods in Vancouver, Strathcona has seen plenty of changes through its history.

June 12, 2015 - Strathcona wants you to Meet the Makers (Vancouver Courier)

Strathcona wants you to Meet the Makers

June 12, 2015 - Gentrification knocking at Strathcona’s door (Business in Vancouver)

Rising property values threaten neighbourhood’s unique commercial character, advocate says

June 11, 2015 - Condo king Bob Rennie going gently into Strathcona revitalization discussion (The Province)

Revitalization and gentrification are two sides of the same coin, similar concepts that at time elicit very different responses.

June 11, 2015 - STRATHCONA’S MEET THE MAKERS EXPO (The Food Gays)

Strathcona is a ‘hood that is near and dear to us.

June 10, 2015 - 16 Gems in the Strathcona Community (UMagazine)

MEET THE MAKERS EXPO 2015 – 16 GEMS IN THE STRATHCONA COMMUNIT

June 10, 2015 - The Pitch: Meet the Makers on Shaw TV (Shaw TV Go!)

Vancouver clip with Toby for "The Pitch" that aired yesterday

June 10, 2015 - Strathcona businesses host Meet the Makers expo (Georgia Straight)

Strathcona businesses host Meet the Makers expo

June 10, 2015 - Strathcona invites you to Meet the Makers (WestEnder)

One of Vancouver’s oldest neighbourhoods is changing – rapidly – and the Strathcona Business Improvement Association wants to keep the community in the loop.

June 9, 2015 - Meet the Makers of Strathcona on June 13 (Vancity Buzz)

Event Description

June 8, 2015 - The Pitch: Meet the Makers on Shaw TV (Go! Vancouver)

Event Shoutout

June 8, 2015 - Meet the Makers Expo invites you to discover what’s “Made in Strathcona” (Modern Mix Vancouver)

Event Invitation

June 7, 2015 - MEET THE MAKERS EXPO PREVIEW (Foodgressing)

Media Tour

June 6, 2015 - Strathcona revitalization (Beatroute)

Businesses serve new grub with old community values

June 1, 2015 - June Events in Vancouver (Bored in Vancouver)

June Events in Vancouver

June 1, 2015 - June Events in Metro Vancouver (Miss 604)

There’s no long weekend in June but you’ll have plenty of time to unwind with festivals, live music, markets, and so much more happening this month

June 1, 2015 - Meet the Makers Expo (Georgia Straight)

Meet the Makers Expo

June 1, 2015 - School’s Out: June 2015 (Rick Chung)

Metro Vancouver Events Calendar

June 1, 2015 - “Meet the Makers Expo” in Strathcona on June 13 (Vancouver Foodster)

Article

May 26, 2015 - Made In Strathcona Tour Vancouver (Nomms)

Businesses, Manufacturers, Food and PROMO CODE

May 19, 2015 - Araxi's Longtable Dinner comes to Vancouver; Glowbal opens second Italian Kitchen Locationa (Westender)

Araxi's Longtable Dinner comes to Vancouver; Glowbal opens second Italian Kitchen Location

May 15, 2015 - Meet The Makers Expo June 13 At The Makers Lab (I Live in East Van)

Strathcona is an area we love.

May 15, 2015 - Meet the Makers Expo (Pangcouver)

Event Listing

April 30, 2015 - Meet the Makers Expo (604 Now)

Meet the Makers Expo

June 6, 2014 - Lingerie by Christine Morton (The Rush on Shaw TV)

Christine Lingerie is worn by notable celebrities and based in Strathcona

June 5, 2014 - Tour Offers Rare Look at Strathcona Businesses (WE Vancouver)

How well do you know your neighbourhood?

June 1, 2014 - Made In Strathcona Tours (Vancity Buzz)

Made In Strathcona Tours To Expose Gems Of The Area

June 1, 2014 - Neighbourhood Tour June 7,2014 (Modern Mix Vancouver)

Event: Made In Strathcona. Neighbourhood Tour (June 7,2014)

June 1, 2014 - The Food of Strathcona (Breakfast Television)

On Location - Food of Strathcona. Yolks Restaurant, Les Amis du Fromage

June 1, 2014 - Propellor Design Studio (Vancity Buzz)

Propellor Design Studio Finds Refuge In The Quiet and Greenery Of Strathcona

May 30, 2014 - Made In Strathcona Tour (Good Eat)

Made In Strathcona Tour

May 30, 2014 - Neighbourhood's hip creative side (The Georgia Straight)

Made In Strathcona highlights neighbourhood's hip creative side

May 30, 2014 - Eastside Neighbourhood Beats Business Drum (Business in Vancouver)

Eastside Neighbourhood Beats Business Drum

May 29, 2014 - Made In Strathcona Preview (604 Foodtography)

Made In Strathcona Preview

May 28, 2014 - Chef: Made In Strathcona (Global TV)

Chef: Made In Strathcona. Yolks Restaurant

May 27, 2014 - Events - Made In Strathcona (Elastic pantcity)

Events- Made In Strathcona

May 26, 2014 - Made In Strathcona Tour - Manufacturers, food (Nomss)

Made In Strathcona Tour Vancouver. Businesses, Manufacturers, Food.

May 26, 2014 - Made In Strathcona Tours Focus on Strathcona's Hidden Gems (Inside Vancouver)

Made In Strathcona Tours Focus on Strathcona's Hidden Gems

May 23, 2014 - City Lights - Made In Strathcona (Novus TV)

City Lights - Made In Strathcona. Yew Woodshop, A.G.R.O. Roasters, Christine Design, The Settlement Building

May 16, 2014 - See What's Made In Strathcona (Vancouver Courier)

See What's Made In Strathcona

May 15, 2014 - Make It In Strathcona (Vancity Buzz)

Make It In Strathcona: Where Independent Businesses Go To Thrive

May 12, 2014 - Made In Strathcona (The Peak 102.7)

Made In Strathcona Radio Ad 2014

May 6, 2014 - The Next Big Neighbourhood (BC Business)

Made In Strathcona - The Next Big Neighbourhood