7th Annual Surrey Women in Business Awards Finalists Announced

On Tuesday, March 8th, the Surrey Board of Trade will host the 7th Annual Surrey Women in Business Awards Luncheon, with Presenting Sponsor Vancity Savings Credit Union.  This event recognizes the hard work of Surrey’s businesswomen and their contributions to the community.

We will be joined by keynote speaker Christine Day, CEO of Luvo. Christine has been named Fortune Magazine’s top 5 International Most Powerful Women, Canada’s Top 100 Women, and named CEO of the Year, by Globe and Mail and Business in Vancouver.

Steve Darling of Global BC is back as Master of Ceremonies!

Date: Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Location: Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel (15269 104 Avenue, Surrey)
Time: Registration and lunch – 11:00 a.m.; program – 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Admission (+GST): $55.00 each or $440.00 for a table of 8

Presenting Sponsor:   Vancity Savings Credit Union

Award Sponsor:          Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network

Media Sponsors:        The Leader Newspaper and News 1130

Below is the complete list of Surrey Women in Business Awards Finalists!

Leanne Cordeiro – Salon Cordeiro
Sara Hodson – Live Well Exercise Clinic
Maria Nieves Santos-Greaves – Surrey Hearing Care Inc.
Supneet Chawla – ACE Trade and Technical Institute
Amanjit Lidder – MNP
Dr. Sarah Lubik – Simon Fraser University

Not-for-Profit Leader
Melanie Houlden – Surrey Libraries
Lucille Pacey – Arts Umbrella
Karen Reid-Sidhu – Surrey Crime Prevention Society

Corporate / Leadership
Ashleigh Brown – Robert Half Canada
Janice Comeau – LMS Reinforcing Steel Group
Karen Klein – ICBC

Social Trailblazer
MaryAnne Connor – NightShift Street Ministries Society
Debra Finlayson – Vertical Bridge Corporate Consulting
Marilyn Herrmann – Surrey Food Bank

To register, go to or call 604.581.7130.

The Surrey Board of Trade looks forward to celebrating Surrey’s talented business community on International Women’s Day!