Author Archive | Tamara Von Dohren


Event Review: F.W.E. 'Get Social' Annual Gala

It was my first time attending the F.W.E. (Forum for Women Entrepreneurs) Annual Fundraising Gala event though I had heard many great things, and I was not disappointed. Entering the pre-event cocktail reception I was impressed by the caliber of Businesswomen (and men!) who were in attendance. The ever busy Premier Christy Clark even made […]

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Planning Staff Events Part 1

PICKING A THEME AND VENUE: With Festive End of  the Year Party planning about to start for companies in the Lower Mainland, it’s a good time to start thinking about themes. Planning an event for staff is much different to planning events or parties for friends, family or paying guests. There are different expectations, different […]

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5 Ways To Ignite Your Inner Entrepreneur

  This month, I feel like I’ve been surrounded by entrepreneurship. I presented the award for the category of the same name at the YWCA Women of Distinction awards, I attended the annual Garden Party for the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs (F.W.E.) and I organized and kicked off the first Young Entrepreneur series at CKNW. […]

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Three Ways to Increase Customers through Rewards

Known as one of the most entertaining speakers in the industry, Brian Wong is the co-founder and CEO of Kiip (pronounced “keep”), an innovative mobile rewards network that is redefining mobile advertising through a platform that leverages “moments of achievement” in games and apps to simultaneously benefit users, developers and advertisers. With top clients including […]

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Ladies Who Lunch – Live Your Dream event

Ladies Who Lunch with Maria Kritikos – Live Your Dream, benefiting ‘Beauty Night’: building self esteem and changing the lives of women and youth living in poverty Being only my second networking event ever, and being held at the exclusive Arbutus Club, I’ll admit I was a little nervous about attending the Ladies Who Lunch […]

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