West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce Newsletter August 17, 2016
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Taste of Dundarave

Thursday, September 8th, 2016
5:00pm to 8:00pm

This fun event offers the chance to explore the many wonderful businesses in Dundarave Village.  Your ticket is a passport to visit each participating business and receive a sample: food, wine, discounts, coupons, and more...

Stroll along Marine Drive between 24th & 25th Streets in West Vancouver, listen to outdoor music and visit over 30 fantastic stores, restaurants and service providers.

Tickets: Adult $20; Child 12 and under $5

Presenting Sponsor              Silver Sponsor                     

Businesses participating:

Art Mania Studio * BJ's Fashions * Buckland Southerst Gallery * Cypress Insurance
Delany's Coffee House *  Dundarave Wine Seller * Encore Fashion Boutique * EuroHouse Group * Expedia Cruiseshipcentres * Farica JewelersFeast IGA Market Place *Innovative Fitness *The Knit and Stitch Shoppe *The Latest Scoop *Libations Liquor Store * Limelight Floral Design * Maison Senior Living *Redfish Kids * The Red Lion Bar & Grill * Red Horses Gallery  * Restoration of Art * Seawall Dental *  Sebastian & Co Fine Meats  * Shoppers Drug Mart * Starbucks Coffee * Temper Chocolate and Pastry * Treasure Chest Antiques * The Vitamin House * West Van Vacuum Centre * West Vancouver Housing Association West Vancouver Memorial Library 

Partial proceeds of tickets to Variety - The Children's Charity 
Buy a Taste of Dundarave Ticket Now

North Shore Port Harbour Cruise

NEXT WEEK!  Tuesday, August 23 2016

2:45pm to 4:30pm
Deadline for tickets is this Friday, August 19th 

Join fellow North Vancouver and West Vancouver Chamber members and guests for a fun summer afternoon of cruising and schmoozing on the Burrard Inlet. In addition to a unique networking opportunity, the Port of Vancouver will provide an informative tour of the North Shore’s port operations.

This event is organized by the North Vancouver Chamber; 
West Van Chamber members and guests can REGISTER by calling the NORTH VANCOUVER CHAMBER office 604.987.4488. 
 $20 (+ GST) Limited tickets! Book Now!

Coffee, tea and light dessert items will be served, courtesy of The Port of Vancouver, along with a no-host bar on board.
Pick-up and drop-off will be at the St. Roch Dock, the boating dock between Burrard Dry Dock Pier and Pier 7 Restaurant near the Londsdale Quay in North Vancouver  FURTHER INFO

Check in at dock at 2:45 pm
Vessel leaves at 3:00 pm SHARP

Generously sponsored by:

Annual General Meeting & Members Reception 

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

5:00pm to 7:00pm
Milestones Grill & Bar
Park Royal, West Vancouver 

West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce Members are invited to our Annual General Meeting & Members Reception on Tuesday, September 20, from 5 pm-7 pm at Milestones Park Royal on their newly renovated patio. AGM starts at 6:00pm SHARP. 

Meet your new Board of Directors, hear the latest updates, network and enjoy appetizers and a glass of wine.  Generously Sponsored by Milestones, Park Royal

Free for Chamber members but you must RSVP.  To RSVP, phone our office 604-926-6614 or email Not a member yet?  Want to join? Visit our WEBSITE

Thank you to our venue sponsor:


British Pacific Properties
, in partnership with the Hollyburn Family Services Society, is pleased to offer priority early-bird registration for part three of the Cypress Village Speaker Series featuring internationally celebrated urbanist, Richard Florida.

In 2013, Mr. Florida was named by MIT as the world’s most influential thought leader and TIME magazine recognized his Twitter feed as one of the 140 most influential in the world. He has penned several global best sellers, including the award winning The Rise of the Creative Class.

We anticipate this free event will fill up quickly, so be sure to register ahead of time.
Thursday, September 8th, 2016
Doors at 6:30pm, Presentation to begin at 7PM
Kay Meek Centre for the Performing Arts
1700 Mathers Ave, West Vancouver


YWCA Metro Vancouver Employment Services

A friendly reminder of our services!
YWCA Metro Vancouver Employment Services Team can manage your recruitment lifecycle by advertising and pre-screening, providing in-depth candidate profiles before interviews saving you time and money. 

They have a strong qualified candidate pool from young graduates, mid-career professionals, experienced executives to warehouse and retail workers - and use creative outreach techniques through their networks to match what you are looking for based on your needs. All of this at no-cost to you.

Their team possesses knowledge of diverse industries, labour market trends, and practices innovative recruitment and sourcing technique, and understand how important your company values, brand, and organizational culture is reflected in the employees you hire. Ultimately it’s about lowering turn over and creating a win-win for everyone.

Contact the YWCA at

The Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan is the # 1 plan in Canada!
For employee benefits, covering over 25,000 small businesses across the country. ALL types of businesses are eligible for the program - no industry exclusions! 
Extended Health Care - Dental Care - Group Term Life Insurance and more...
For further information or a free quote, contact: Jason Weinstein, CFP® Benefits Specialist
P: 604-637-1137

Not a member yet?  Join us! 

Here are some benefits:

- Group Insurance opportunity for you and your staff (Extended Health, Dental, Life Insurance and more.)

- Courier discounts with UPS courier

- Discount rates on gas with Esso

- Business collateral on display at the Chamber office

- Networking with fellow business staff, owners and managers; meet potential clients/customers
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