“Last Thursday over 100 of Vancouver’s most ambitious and entreprenuerial women came together at stylish lounge Brooklyn, Gastown for an evening to remember. Socialettes, a Vancouver-based ‘Social-PR’ Company partnered up with Toronto-based brand, Sexy and Wealthy in Heels for their Vancouver launch, sponsored by Social Shopper.
Greeted with a glass of Domaine Chandon limited edition Sparkling wine, heel shaped cookies by Sweet Bakeshop and goodie bags with coupons and gift certificates worth over $50, guests got to walk the pink carpet, network and explore the ‘shopping area’, which included free make-up touch-ups by Ana-V beauty, free henna by Deux Chic Esthetiques and eyebrow shaping by Blink Brow Bar.
Socialettes Co-Founders and ‘Dream Team’ Sonal Haria and Prianka Dhir joined with Laura Furtardo, founder of the Sexy and Wealthy Brand, to bring together a community of ambitious female entrepreneurs and women in business. “We want to give women courage to follow their passion and inspiring and connecting them in a social, inspiring and easy-going setting”, the Socialettes explained, “which is why we decided to plan an event that included networking, featuring various vendor-booths of women who had started their own businesses, as well as a Q&A session featuring 6 inspiring female entreprenuers.”
“We who want inspire women to build sustainable and profitable businesses and keep it ‘sexy’ in the process. By ‘sexy’ we mean ‘inner-confidence’ as it is the best accessory a woman can wear.” explained Laura.
Speakers included keynote speaker Nancy Mudford, owner of Le Petite Spa, Amanda Webster, Founder of My Creative Socks and Be Inspired, Tina Overbury founder of Live Your Best Story, Chantelle Buffie, 2013 HSBC Women Leader of Tommorrow, Eirika Jacobson, Holistic Nutritionist and Personal Trainer, Laura Furtado Founder of Diva Girl Inc and Sexy and Wealthy in Heels, and Socialettes’ very own Prianka Dhir.
Ladies, stay tuned for more signature, fun and educational events by Socialettes in the future!”