Your opportunity to truly connect with some of the raddest professional women in the city, beyond the two minute introduction.

IT’S BACK – speed mentoring with YES! Vancouver on November 2 at RED Academy!

What is speed mentoring? It’s your opportunity to truly connect with some of the raddest professional women in the city, beyond the two minute introduction. With 20 minutes per mentor and a choice of five mentors per attendee, you’ll get the chance to deep dive with some of the most badass ladies in the city.

Whether you’re interested in media, tech, health, coaching and retail and everything in between, the line-up this year won’t disappoint! Here are just a few of the amazing ladies joining us on November 2:

… And MORE to be announced soon – keep checking our social media and website for updates!

Psst – did we mention this event is FREE for YES! Members?

Not a YES! member yet? Make a donation to Dress for Success Vancouver by purchasing a YES! Membership! Check out more amazing YES! Member perks here.

With so many fab mentors in one spot, tickets are bound to sell out quick, so be sure to grab your early bird ticket today! For one week only, non-members can purchase tickets at this discounted price.

The earlier you register, the greater your chance of landing your top mentors!

Your ticket includes:

  • Complimentary wine from our friends at Diabolica Wines
  • An opportunity to engage with some of the brightest women in the city, building those connections to take your career and life goals to the next level
  • Access to unreal door prizes and an amazing silent auction – stay tuned for more updates!

As always, 100% of all proceeds raised through this event directly benefit Dress for Success Vancouver.

Join the conversation: The hashtag for this event is #YESxMentors


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Event Details
When: Thursday, November 2
5.30 PM - 8.30 PM
Where: RED Academy
1490 W Broadway #200
Tickets: YES! Members: FREE
Non-Members / Early Bird: $40
Non-Member / Regular: $45

Buy Your Tickets Today!


Meet Your Mentors

Alexandra Grant, Creator & Editor, To Vogue or Bust

Alexandra Grant

Creator & Editor, To Vogue or Bust

Barbie Bent, Founder, Lagree West

Barbie Bent

Founder, Lagree West

Carine Redmond, Owner, Carine Redmond & Associates

Carine Redmond

Owner, Carine Redmond & Associates

Heather White, CEO, 2020 Communications, Coach to High Performing Professionals

Heather White

CEO, 2020 Communications, Coach to High Performing Professionals

Jody Belanger, Co-Founder, I Like Her Style Vancouver

Jody Belanger

Co-Founder, I Like Her Style Vancouver

Katie McKenzie, Fitness Powerhouse & Master Trainer at Lagree West

Katie McKenzie

Fitness Powerhouse & Master Trainer at Lagree West

Leslie Collin, Director of People and Culture at Unbounce

Leslie Collin

Director of People and Culture at Unbounce

Lindsay Jesseau, Senior Director, Consumer Experience and eCommerce at Vega

Lindsay Jesseau

Senior Director, Consumer Experience and eCommerce at Vega

Makenzie Chilton, Personal Career Coach

Makenzie Chilton

Personal Career Coach

Sharan Sumal, UX Specialist at Apply Digital & Head of Product Innovation at Daily Hive

Sharan Sumal

UX Specialist at Apply Digital & Head of Product Innovation at Daily Hive

Sherry Fung, Associate Director, Public Practice Regulation at Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia

Sherry Fung

Associate Director, Public Practice Regulation at Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia

Sonia Chhinji, Founder, Woodlot

Sonia Chhinji

Founder, Woodlot

Sonia Hobbs, Director, Partner Programs & Events, Safe Software

Sonia Hobbs

Director, Partner Programs & Events, Safe Software

Sonia Sidhu, Host, Mornings with Kevin and Sonia

Sonia Sidhu

Host, Mornings with Kevin and Sonia

Tia Fomenoff, Director, People and Culture at Thinkific

Tia Fomenoff

Director, People and Culture at Thinkific

Tracey Swain, Chief Financial Officer, O2E Brands

Tracey Swain

Chief Financial Officer, O2E Brands