$150 – $2,500

Global News Woman of Vision Celebration Luncheon

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Shaw Conference Centre, Hall D

9797 Jasper Avenue

Edmonton, AB T5J 1N9


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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!

Post-Luncheon Reception
(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

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Shaw Conference Centre, Hall D

9797 Jasper Avenue

Edmonton, AB T5J 1N9


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