One of the ways Geeks on the Beach Web Agency has built solid connections in the community is through what they call their “good karma” projects which include the Society of Organized Services (SOS District 69), the Victoria Film Festival, and the Mid Vancouver Island Habitat and Ecological Society (MVIHES).
Relationships here are vital,” says David. “You have to get out and shake hands, get to know small business owners. Our business just wouldn't have been able to grow without them.”
David and his wife were attracted to the Parksville-Qualicum Beach region for the quality of life and the laid back west coast lifestyle, particularly the beach at Rathtrevor. After four years in business, he finds he can run a successful business and still have some flexibility in his life.
“Being able to teach our kids to swim in the ocean is pretty rare in Canada.”