The Stories The Categories The Lifestyle The Media

The Newspapers

The Province Newspaper Vancouver North Shore Outlook Newspaper Metro Newspaper Vancouver WE Westender Newspaper Vancouver North Shore News Newspaper Vancouver Courier Newspaper

Join Me

Send Email to Catherine Here

To search print article archives or for radio/television features, please choose from the media outlets listed to the left.


Radio and Television

CTV NewsNet National CanadaGlobal BC TV NewsNews1130 Radio VancouverAM650 Radio VancouverCFUN1410 Radio Vancouver Canadian Auto Press News

Events Calendar Contact Info

Mailing Address

c/o Turner Media Canada Ltd.

Suite 200 - 100 Park Royal

West Vancouver, BC, V7T 1A2

Send Email to Catherine

Social Media

    FacebookTwitterPinterestYou Tube

NEW 2016 - Vancouver Events, Galas and Celebrities

North Shore Realtors’ Party Athletics 4 Kids Boxing Gala at Hard Rock Vancouver Whistler Film Festival 2016 Family Services of the North Shore Christmas Gala Chinatown Foundation Gala First Blossom LGH Fundraiser Fraser Riverkeepers Gala Cause We Care Gala Brightlight Pictures Anniversary Party St. Paul’s Hospital Brilliant Gala for Mental Health
North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce Governors’ Gala and New Zealand Wine Tour Vancouver

North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce Governors’ Gala and New Zealand Wine Tour Vancouver

Published: June 27, 2011  -

This page has been viewed 5,294 times.

Sections: Business, Food and Wine, Galas, Parties
Tagged: ,

The North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce’s Governors’Gala took place last week at North Vancouver’s Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier. Media personality and actor Jackson Davies played MC as guests and members enjoyed an elegant evening of dining and entertainment. Presented by Neptune Terminals, the evening also included performances by Veena Sood and a live and silent auction in support of Presentation House Theatre. Also, it was time to toast the good life in Vancouver with an original wine tour hosted by New Zealand winemaker Tony Bish from Sacred Hill. Stops included Stanley Park, English Bay and Jack Poole Plaza. The day ended up at North Vancouver’s Grouse Mountain where a fabulous dinner was waiting for invited media and guests. Cheers!


01 – Time to “sea” and be seen on the Sacred Hill New Zealand wine tour. A toast on the shores of Stanley Park from some of Vancouver’s most prominent wine writers and media personalities starts off the day right.

02 – West Vancouverites Nessa van Bergen, left, and Connie Ekelund enjoy trout and venison as part of the Grouse Mountain wine dinner on the Sacred Hill New Zealand wine tour.

03 – Vancouver Playhouse International Wine Festival executive director Harry Hertscheg, left, Sacred Hill winemaker Tony Bish and Diageo’s Kris Steed take the cable car up the mountain at Grouse as part of the Sacred Hill New Zealand wine tour.

04 – North Vancouver Chamber past chair Chris Doll enjoys the gala night at the Pinnacle at the Pier with wife Jane.

05 – Insurance man Jeff Fawcett, seen here with wife Cindy-Lou, is also a past president of the North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce.

06 – City of North Vancouver councillor Guy Heywood, left, takes in the gala night at the North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce with new incoming chair Mike Boehn.

– –

By Catherine Barr – June 23, 2011

Also as seen in print in the North Shore Outlook Newspaper on June 30, 2011

Written by: Catherine Barr


Leave a comment

Comments are closed.

Recent News Articles

Lou Diamond Phillips and Celebs at Leo Awards 2010 Miss America visits Vancouver and North Vancouver Chamber Business Awards Tim Jones Legacy Fund North Shore Rescue Fundraiser Lonsdale Quay Summer Fest 2010 for Lions Gate Hospital Barney Bentall and Jully Black Headline Spectacular Gala of the Year at La Stella / Le Vieux Pin Winery in Osoyoos JDRF Rockin’ for Research Gatsby Glamour Gala Sheryl Crow, Neil Young and Sarah McLachlan Concert Update Great Canadian Landscaping 10 Year Celebration for ALS Vancouver Luxury Supercar Weekend and Borden Ladner Gervais 100 Year Celebration Vega Club 23rd Annual Picnic North Vancouver