BIV Article – Surrey Luring Vancouver High-Tech Firms
May 3, 2016
Homeowners aren’t the only people Surrey is pulling away from Vancouver right now.
The city is also enticing some of the world’s brightest minds to its Innovation Boulevard while also luring new companies with relatively inexpensive commercial real estate costs.
Vinder Jaggi, who has worked for IBM and NASA during his 36-year career in the semiconductor industry completing various defence contracts, recently helped set up a spinoff company from Triumf, which is a national laboratory based out of the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) south campus owned and operated by a national consortium of universities, UBC included.