Jonathan Hanley Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/2680 en A child's special gifts: Ta’Kaiya Blaney inspires with powerful voice at Earth Day in Vancouver, BC http://www.vancouverobserver.com/environment/ta%E2%80%99kaiya-blaney-inspires-powerful-voice-earth-day-vancouver Earth Day is a special day in our household, because we like to think we do our part to save the planet. It's become an even more important event after I became a dad in 2011. We make sure our...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/environment/ta%E2%80%99kaiya-blaney-inspires-powerful-voice-earth-day-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/environment/ta%E2%80%99kaiya-blaney-inspires-powerful-voice-earth-day-vancouver#comments Environment commentary Earth Day Ta’Kaiya Blaney Sun, 21 Apr 2013 06:38:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 15067 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Top 20 BCBusiness Innovators of the Year http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/business/top-20-bcbusiness-innovators-year Last week, I attended the "BCBusiness Innovators of the Year" event at the West Building of the Vancouver Convention Centre. I was curious: what does BCBusiness magazine consider "innovative"? Who...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/business/top-20-bcbusiness-innovators-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/business/top-20-bcbusiness-innovators-year#comments Business BCBusiness Innovators of the Year BCBusiness magazine Beedie School of Business Corvus Energy David Jordan EightSix Network Energold Drilling Corp vancouver convention centre Mon, 08 Apr 2013 06:48:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 14923 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Adam Chapnick of Indiegogo shares insights on the art and science of a million-dollar campaign http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/technology/indiegogos-adam-chapnick-shares-insights-art-million-dollar-campaign What does it take to create a successful online crowdfunding campaign?<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/technology/indiegogos-adam-chapnick-shares-insights-art-million-dollar-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/technology/indiegogos-adam-chapnick-shares-insights-art-million-dollar-campaign#comments Technology adam chapnick canada media fund crowdfunding crunchbase grow conference indiegogo TechCrunch Sun, 02 Sep 2012 16:08:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 12626 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Launch @ GROW features exciting startups http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/technology/2011/08/18/launch-grow-features-exciting-startups Venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and techies gathered in town for the second annual Grow Conference. This year, a&nbsp;new addition to the conference is the competition for Canadian startups to...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/technology/2011/08/18/launch-grow-features-exciting-startups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/technology/2011/08/18/launch-grow-features-exciting-startups#comments Technology bootup.ca Canadian Startups Cargoh.com entrepreneurs Food.ee grow conference growconf.com Hipsell Hoseanna Jostle.me Mentionmapp payfirma.com Rocketr Storypanda strutta.com Summify Techies Tiipz Toggleme unbounce Vancouver VC Warrantylife.com Wishpond.com Fri, 19 Aug 2011 01:08:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 8339 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Highlights of Vancouver's Eco Fashion Week http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/sustainability/2010/10/25/highlights-vancouvers-eco-fashion-week The designers, promoters, producers and sponsors all showed that it's possible to combine sustainable solutions while also running a successful business. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/sustainability/2010/10/25/highlights-vancouvers-eco-fashion-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/sustainability/2010/10/25/highlights-vancouvers-eco-fashion-week#comments Fashion City Environment AirDye  British Fashion Council  Carly Stojsic  Eco Fashion Designers  EPIC!  Estethica  Ethical Fashion week  Fashion Forward  Fashion Forward award  Fashion Takes Action  Green Shows  Jeff Garner  Kim Cathers  Lara Presber  London  London Fashion Week  Myriam Laroche  New York  New York Fashion week  Nicole Bridger  organic cotton  Paris  Paris Fashion week  Paul Raybin  Randall Cook  recycled fabric  vancouver  Worth Global Style Network Tue, 26 Oct 2010 02:00:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 5157 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Pecha Kucha 13: Hanley talks with Wang, Calder, Bollwitt, Farr, Meadows & Steinberg http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/10/24/pecha-kucha-13-hanley-talks-wang-calder-bollwitt-farr-meadows-steinberg Victor Wang, Director/Curator of Here is Now/ Make Art History and Brendan Meadows, Photographer of Brendan Meadows at Pecha Kucha 13 (photo by Jonathan Hanley | hanleymade.com) <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/10/24/pecha-kucha-13-hanley-talks-wang-calder-bollwitt-farr-meadows-steinberg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/10/24/pecha-kucha-13-hanley-talks-wang-calder-bollwitt-farr-meadows-steinberg#comments City Am Johal Amanda Gibbs Bloodied But Unbowed Brendan Meadows Brendan Meadows Photography Connely Farr Grant McDonagh Here is Now Impact on Communities Coalition In the House Festival Mark Shieh Michael Lyons Miss 604 Mississippi Live & the Dirty Dirty Museum of Vancouver Myriam Steinberg Rebecca Bollwitt Robert Calder Secret Study Smallworks Laneway Housing Susanne Tabata Take Root Victor Wang Zulu Records Mon, 25 Oct 2010 11:35:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 5152 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Earthdance Night at W2 storyeum http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/09/18/earthdance-night-w2-storyeum Tune in online to Earthdance TV&nbsp;all day Saturday for various live feeds from around the world. Vancouver goes on from 8pm-10:30pm for our Conference then on till late at&nbsp;http://earthdance....<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/09/18/earthdance-night-w2-storyeum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/09/18/earthdance-night-w2-storyeum#comments City Sun, 19 Sep 2010 08:44:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 4821 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Join the world's largest simultaneous music and dance event at Earthdance Vancouver http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/2010/09/18/join-worlds-largest-simultaneous-music-and-dance-event-earthdance-vancouver I spoke with one of the Earthdance Vancouver organizers, Sobey, about what makes this year's Earthdance different than in previous years.&nbsp;This year to from morning to night with three different...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/2010/09/18/join-worlds-largest-simultaneous-music-and-dance-event-earthdance-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/2010/09/18/join-worlds-largest-simultaneous-music-and-dance-event-earthdance-vancouver#comments World City Anton Oosthuizen Earthdance Vancouver Global Dance Festival Irwin Oostindie Lisa Hardin Perception Prospect Point Stanley Park Stereoshift Combine Tribal Harmonix W2 Storyeum Sat, 18 Sep 2010 14:23:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 4820 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Billion dollar man Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh speaks about "Delivering Happiness" at Grow2010 http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/technology/2010/08/24/billion-dollar-man-zappos-ceo-tony-hsieh-speaks-about-delivering The Grow Conference took place Aug 19-21 at the Vancouver Convention Center. I didn't attend any of the conference sessions, as I spent all day interviewing over 22 Grow speakers, organizers, and...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/technology/2010/08/24/billion-dollar-man-zappos-ceo-tony-hsieh-speaks-about-delivering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/technology/2010/08/24/billion-dollar-man-zappos-ceo-tony-hsieh-speaks-about-delivering#comments Technology alan juristovski anthony nicalo ariel poler aydin senkut clarity digital group debbie landa extreme venture partners farhan thawar google ventures grow conference Link Exchange tony hsieh wesley chan zappos Wed, 25 Aug 2010 00:07:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 4701 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Thousands of zombies invade downtown Vancouver http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/08/21/thousands-zombies-invade-downtown-vancouver Seemed like Halloween came early this year, as thousands of zombies filled the streets and stumbled their way from the Vancouver Art Gallery to Second Beach in Stanley Park. I'd never been to the...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/08/21/thousands-zombies-invade-downtown-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2010/08/21/thousands-zombies-invade-downtown-vancouver#comments City Sun, 22 Aug 2010 09:47:00 +0000 Jonathan Hanley 4688 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com