Category Archives: Featured Speaker

Jun Shin – BNI Featured Speaker – May 31, 2018

Please join us Thursday, May 31, 2018 to hear Featured Speaker: Jun Shin from Edward Jones

 

Jun Shin is a Financial Advisor from Edward Jones who is deeply invested in the community. He provides services for a diverse range of individuals, from retirement planning, college fund savings, financial planning and security for the future, and much more! Jun works to monitor clients’ progress and help them stay on track to reach their goals. 

Jun believes that it is important to understand what you are working toward before you invest your money. It is also important to understand the level of risk you’re comfortable accepting when investing. Learn how to balance your investments to reach your long-term goals.

BNI Grand Fortune City stands for prosperity, sustainability and fun! If these values align with you, come for lunch. If now is not a good time to join, no worries! You can come twice in a six month period and some people choose to remain as a guest and come four times a year. No pressure!

Vancouver Networking Event Details

12 – 1:15pm, informal networking starts at 11:30am
Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing
Bring plenty of business cards and any other printed material you’d like to leave for members on the tables
Prepare a 60 second “informercial” that you’d like to share with the group during the formal part of the meeting.

Reserve your seat using by here. Have questions? Send us a message!

Sarah Lipi – BNI Featured Speaker – May 24, 2018

Please join us Thursday, May 24, 2018 to hear Featured Speaker: Sarah Lipi from DocMe!

The creation of captivating and engaging video content is crucial in the highly saturated digital market. At this event, Sarah will guide you through a 7 step process on how you should craft a video from start to finish.

Sarah Lipi from DocME! will be talking about the importance of the 7 step process that brands need to create for compelling videos. Sarah videography services knows the value of telling a good brand story. Her services are a complete video, from scriptwriting, filming and editing. If you’re looking for some great content that will catch your market’s attention, come hear Sarah speak. As she says, “your story is worth a million dollars!”

BNI Grand Fortune City stands for prosperity, sustainability and fun! If these values align with you, come for lunch. If now is not a good time to join, no worries! You can come twice in a six month period and some people choose to remain as a guest and come four times a year. No pressure!

Vancouver Networking Event Details

12 – 1:15pm, informal networking starts at 11:30am
Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing
Bring plenty of business cards and any other printed material you’d like to leave for members on the tables
Prepare a 60 second “informercial” that you’d like to share with the group during the formal part of the meeting.

Reserve your seat using by here. Have questions? Send us a message!

Taayla Mark – BNI Featured Speaker – May 17, 2018

Please join us Thursday, May 17, 2018 to hear Featured Speaker: Taayla Mark from Engrace Financial Solutions. 

The importance of having income replacement in the event of a serious accident or sickness is very much understated. In this session, Taayla will shed light on one of the most underrated, yet necessary tools to protect against the loss of your lifestyle. Learn about what your financial advisor is NOT telling you about loss of income protection.

Taayla Mark became a Financial Counsellor because she is passionate about helping people leave a legacy to their loved ones that they can feel proud about. Busy people do not always have the time to learn the expertise to develop an effective plan. This is what she does best. Her job is to listen to your needs and set it into a tangible, measurable strategy where your goals for your family, business, and community are being met.

BNI Grand Fortune City stands for prosperity, sustainability and fun! If these values align with you, come for lunch. If now is not a good time to join, no worries! You can come twice in a six month period and some people choose to remain as a guest and come four times a year. No pressure!

Vancouver Networking Event Details

12 – 1:15pm, informal networking starts at 11:30am
Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing
Bring plenty of business cards and any other printed material you’d like to leave for members on the tables
Prepare a 60 second “informercial” that you’d like to share with the group during the formal part of the meeting.

Reserve your seat using by here. Have questions? Send us a message!

Rina Liddle – BNI Featured Speaker – May 10, 2018

Please join us Thursday, May 10, 2018 to hear Featured Speaker: Rina Liddle from Liddleworks Indie Media.

Do you own a small business in BC? Are you new to using social media for your business or are you looking to train your team to better utilize your social media platforms?

Come hear our social media director, Rina, talk about the Canada-BC Job Grant and how that can work with the Liddleworks 12 and 24 Week Training Programs! This is perfect for business owners and managers wanting to leverage their employees.

Rina opened Liddleworks Indie Media in 2011 after successfully using social media in her contemporary art practice for a large-scale project that was commissioned in conjunction with the 2010 winter Olympics. Since then, she has worked with a wide-range of business owners and not-for-profits to engage community and help achieve business and organizational goals.

BNI Grand Fortune City stands for prosperity, sustainability and fun! If these values align with you, come for lunch. If now is not a good time to join, no worries! You can come twice in a six month period and some people choose to remain as a guest and come four times a year. No pressure!

Vancouver Networking Event Details

12 – 1:15pm, informal networking starts at 11:30am
Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing
Bring plenty of business cards and any other printed material you’d like to leave for members on the tables
Prepare a 60 second “informercial” that you’d like to share with the group during the formal part of the meeting.

Reserve your seat using by here. Have questions? Send us a message!

Jeff Myers – BNI Featured Speaker – May 3, 2018

Please join us Thursday, May 3, 2018 to hear Featured Speaker: Jeff Myers from Murrick Insurance Services Ltd.

Did you know general insurance includes home, renters, and motor insurance? Are you wondering how much you can get covered and who to ask?

Come hear our insurance broker, Jeff, talk about what’s new in the world of insurance and how you can make sure you’re covered. The best part is that he offers home or office visits, it’s just that easy!

BNI Grand Fortune City stands for prosperity, sustainability and fun! If these values align with you, come for lunch. If now is not a good time to join, no worries! You can come twice in a six month period and some people choose to remain as a guest and come four times a year. No pressure!

Vancouver Networking Event Details

12 – 1:15pm, informal networking starts at 11:30am
Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing
Bring plenty of business cards and any other printed material you’d like to leave for members on the tables
Prepare a 60 second “informercial” that you’d like to share with the group during the formal part of the meeting.

Reserve your seat using by here. Have questions? Send us a message!

Jolene George – BNI Featured Speaker – April 19, 2018

Please join us Thursday, April 19, 2018 to hear Featured Speaker: Jolene George from 4 Front Mortgages

Looking to get a mortgage for a new home? Not sure which mortgage broker is the right fit for you?

Come hear our mortgage broker, Jolene, advise you of the benefits of working with an independent mortgage broker. Jolene will get you the right mortgage to fit your needs. Learn more about Jolene and how she and her team at 4 Front Mortgages will save you time and money!

BNI Grand Fortune City stands for prosperity, sustainability and fun! If these values align with you, come for lunch. If now is not a good time to join, no worries! You can come twice in a six month period and some people choose to remain as a guest and come four times a year. No pressure!

Vancouver Networking Event Details

12 – 1:15pm, informal networking starts at 11:30am
Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing
Bring plenty of business cards and any other printed material you’d like to leave for members on the tables
Prepare a 60 second “informercial” that you’d like to share with the group during the formal part of the meeting.

Reserve your seat using by here. Have questions? Send us a message!

Shawn Hossein – BNI Featured Speaker – March 22, 2018

Please join us Thursday, March 22, 2018 to hear Featured Speaker: Shawn Hossein from Universal Printing 

Have something to print? Been curious about vehicle wraps? Want to be your own publisher with books printed on demand? Or are you looking to promote your business with branded custom coasters, napkins, or promo material?

Universal Printing is locally owned and operated for over 10 years. There is virtually no job that’s too large or small with a team that has over 30 years of experience! From small to large format digital and offset printing, they are proud to offer high quality services at an affordable cost. Come hear about the latest developments in printing from our expert Shawn Hossein. You’ll soon realize that Universal Printing is the solution for all your printing needs!

BNI Grand Fortune City stands for prosperity, sustainability and fun! If these values align with you, come for lunch. If now is not a good time to join, no worries! You can come twice in a six month period and some people choose to remain as a guest and come four times a year. No pressure!

Vancouver Networking Event Details

12 – 1:15pm, informal networking starts at 11:30am
Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing
Bring plenty of business cards and any other printed material you’d like to leave for members on the tables
Prepare a 60 second “informercial” that you’d like to share with the group during the formal part of the meeting.

Reserve your seat using by here. Have questions? Send us a message!

Effective Marketing Strategies for your Small Business

Rina Liddle from Liddleworks Indie Media will be giving useful digital marketing tips and strategies for small businesses. This talk is perfect for anyone who owns or runs a small business with a limited marketing budget and who wants to get a better grasp of how to approach their marketing to make it efficient.

Social media does not something that should only be thought of when there is a message to send out to your audience. Instead, it’s an integral part of your overall marketing plan and needs to be considered with strategy in mind.

BNI Grand Fortune City stands for prosperity, sustainability and fun! If these values align with you, come for lunch. If now is not a good time to join, no worries! You can come twice in a six month period and some people choose to remain as a guest and come four times a year. No pressure!

Vancouver Networking Event Details
12 – 1:15, informal networking starts at 11:30
Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing
Bring plenty of business cards and any other printed material you’d like to leave for members on the tables
Prepare a 60 second “informercial” that you’d like to share with the group during the formal part of the meeting.

Please note: Guests are invited to attend 2 meetings within a 6 month period. We hope you will join us for a third meeting with an application in hand! Speakers are subject to change without notice.

Reserve your seat using by clicking below. Have questions? Send us a message!

Taayla Mark: Tax Strategies for Incorporated Businesses

Taayla Mark from Engrace Financial Solutions will be giving useful tips and tax management strategies for incorporated small business owners in light of the impeding federal business tax changes. Learn what to do with your business income to maximize tax savings. This talk is perfect for anyone who owns an incorporated business, or those who have clients with incorporated businesses, such as accountants and trust and estate lawyers.

Life insurance and living benefits are tools to help make sure that you reach your financial goals despite the unforeseen. A critical illness or disability can have drastic effects on your financial plan. Come hear how Taayla can help ensure that you reach your financial goals even if the worst happens. With Taayla, financial success is made simple!

BNI Grand Fortune City stands for prosperity, sustainability and fun! If these values align with you, come for lunch. If now is not a good time to join, no worries! You can come twice in a six month period and some people choose to remain as a guest and come four times a year. No pressure!

Vancouver Networking Event Details
12 – 1:15, informal networking starts at 11:30
Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing
Bring plenty of business cards and any other printed material you’d like to leave for members on the tables
Prepare a 60 second “informercial” that you’d like to share with the group during the formal part of the meeting.

Please note: Guests are invited to attend 2 meetings within a 6 month period. We hope you will join us for a third meeting with an application in hand! Speakers are subject to change without notice.

Sarah Lipi– BNI Featured Speaker – October 26, 2017

Join us this Thursday at Stamps Landing to hear how Doc ME! can help you tell your brand story. Sarah Lip’s agency has been producing video marketing that help companies connect with their audience and move them to action. Some of her deliverables include: advertisement video, customer testimonial video mini documentaries, YouTube video content, Instagram video content, event videos, and video marketing strategy