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Global News Woman of Vision Celebration Luncheon
Fri, 7 April 2017, 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM MDT
Join us, with host Lesley MacDonald, for an inspiring luncheon event on Friday, April 7, 2017, as we celebrate the dynamic and passionate Global News Woman of Vision recipients for 2016/2017.
This consistently sold-out event celebrates these dynamic leaders and innovators in our community and is one of those special experiences to share with your colleagues, clients, friends and family.
Tickets include complimentary wine, entertainment, attendee gifts and exceptional door prizes. This includes a special draw for ticket purchasers, who will be entered to win a trip to Europe courtesy of Edmonton International Airports.
Doors open at 11:00 AM
Luncheon in Hall D
(11:30 AM SHARP to 1:45 PM)
Share in the inspirational stories from this year's Global News Woman of Vision recipients.
Fabulous doors prizes including $500 Hillberg & Berk jewelry package, $300 hand blown glass vase from Rowles & Company; one night's stay in a Fairmont Gold room with valet parking, valued at $700.
Complimentary wine, courtesy of Dirty Laundry Vineyard, $20 gift card from Sorrentinos, $30 gift card from Hillberg & Berk.
To win: Ticket purchasers are eligible to win a "VIP airport experience and European adventure: 2 Icelandair economy comfort tickets, 8 days of Priority Valet Parking; 2 Gate to Escape Massage vouchers; 2 pre-paid NEXUS appications and 2 Plaza Premium Lounge Passes".
Door Prize courtesy of Driving Force: A once-in-a-lifetime "Experience Canada's North" adventure. The prize includes flight, hotel, spending money and of course, a DRIVING FORCE vehicle that’s perfect for exploring the north!
(1:45 PM to 3:30 PM)
Meet this year's Global Woman of Vision recipients,
Commemorative photo opportunities,
Complimentary wine tasting, courtesy of Dirty Laundry Vineyard
Fabulous displays including a jewelry display by Hillberg & Berk with the opportunity to purchase items.
The 2016/2017 Recipients
Dr. Shawna Pandya, Citizen Astronaut
Hailey Benedict, 14-year old Country Singer
Kathy Playdon, modern-day sheep herder & breeder
Gail Sidonie Sobat, Founder of YouthWrite writing camp
Kathleen Todoruk, Fashion Designer
Susan Darrington, GM of Rogers Place
Jen Kish, Olympian
Dr. Sangita (Gita) Sharma, U of A Professor & Chair of Indigenous Health
Lisa Holmes, Mayor of Town of Morinville and President of AUMA
Patricia Bourne, CEO, EQUS - Canada's largest member-owned utility
Kyla Kazeil, restauranteur & clothier
The RT Hon. Kim Campbell, Former Prime Minister and Founding Principal of the Peter Lougheed Leadership College