Brad Pommen

Brad Pommen and Smrt1 Technologies — an Example of a Rural Success Story

Over the last five years Canada has been a high-tech job creation machine. Year after year, the Toronto area alone has generated more technology jobs than San Francisco, Seattle or any other U.S. city. Vancouver has seen a similar economic boom. Both cities, with top universities and hospitals, a high quality of life and an enormous Continue reading


Nelson — One of the World’s Most Intelligent Cities?

Nelson has just been named one of the most intelligent cities in the world. The Intelligent Community Forum has announced an international shortlist of 21 intelligent cities that recognizes digital innovation — and Nelson, population 10,000, is the smallest to make the list, joining Melbourne, Moscow, and Edmonton as the cities deemed to be best poised Continue reading