Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

DNA Vancouver Power Lunch @ Guu Original Thurlow, April 4 – Members Only

This very first Izakaya was established in 1993, Vancouver and changed its name to “Guu” in 2000. This Guu keeps its pride as the original and offers the most authentic izakaya dish with quick and affordable price (www.guu-izakaya.com/original)

Come join us for a power lunch, where we can laugh, relax and enjoy good company on an otherwise (most likely soggy) Friday with our favorite DNA Vancouver friends!

 

Where:       Guu Original Thurlow, 838 Thurlow St

Who:          Exclusive to DNA Members*

When:        Friday, April 4 2014 @ 12pm

How Much: Only $10 to reserve your spot, click here, which will be counted towards your meal upon attendance.

 

* In 2014, our monthly Lunches & Dinners will be exclusively members only, so you could not choose a better time than now to submit your membership renewal/application on www.dnavancouver.com/membership; there you will find the full Lunch/Dinner schedule for 2014. If you have any questions, would like to bring a collegue or attend a DNA Lunch/Dinner to finalize your membership decision, please contact Lindsey Munday: vpmembership@dnavancouver.com.

Friday, March 14th, 2014

DNA Learn to Curl Fun – Member & Non-Members

Inspired by our currently undefeated Canadian Olympic women’s curling team, hurry out after work for some sweeping good fun at the facility that hosted the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games curling competitions!  Our own private group 1 hour lesson starts at 6:30pm followed by another hour of play, all equipment included.  Wear CLEAN, indoor running shoes and comfortable, layered clothing including gloves/mitts and a hat because it is cool in the ice shed.

Where: Vancouver Curling Club – Hillcrest Community Centre, 4575 Clancy Loranger Way, Vancouver, BC

When: March 19, 2014 @ 6 pm

Who: Members & Non-Members

How Much: $20 for members, $25 for non-members, click here

The Curling Club is across from the BlueParrot cafe at the North end of the Hillcrest Community Centre (near 33rd&Main beside NatBailey stadium).  The walk from the parking lot takes about 10 minutes and if you get lost call 604-684-0122.  We will meet in the lower lounge and go over curling safety then pick up brooms, grippers and sliders before going into the ice shed.

Afterwards, there is a bar upstairs where we can grab a few drinks and snacks, or grab a bite on Main Street for dinner.

 

Friday, February 7th, 2014

Happy 2014!

We are excited about the new members that have recently joined, and all that we have lined up for this year:

  • Please stay up to date on our Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin for our most current happenings
  • Check out the 2014 schedule for our exclusive DNA Member lunches & dinners DNA – 2014 Members Lunch, Dinner Schedule
  • Please click here to go to our eventbrite page to book into all our upcoming exclusive  members lunches and dinners, as well as our social events
  • Stay tuned for our full 2014 Social Event schedule which is currently in the works – lots of exciting events being planned

We are actively recruiting for our DNA 2014 Member Social Committee to bring this all to life! If you think you’ve got what it takes, please email Lindsey at vpmembership@dnavancouver.com.

As our DNA Membership directory takes shape  in February, there is no better time to join to get the full benefits of a DNA network that is uniquely supportive and exclusive in Vancouver at your soonest opportunity, join here.

Got DNA membership recruitment is still in effect for our members to bring in their friends to enjoy all the benefits DNA has to offer – $10 off your next annual  membership fees for every new/recurring member that names you as a reference!

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

DNA Vancouver Power Lunch @ Pink Elephant Thai, Feb 7 – Members Only

Join us next Friday for a quick bite at Pink Elephant Thai (www.pinkelephantthai.com)! They make power lunches “sanook”, that’s Thai for fun and vibrant with lots of energy. They offer an authentic innovative Thai menu utilizing authentic ingredients and techniques in new ways.  To make sure you don’t miss out next Friday, reserve your spot here.

Where:       Pink Elephant Thai, Downtown – 1152 Alberni St

Who:          Exclusive to DNA Members*

When:        Friday, February 6 2014 @ 12pm

How Much: Only $10 to reserve your spot, which will be counted towards your meal upon attendance.

 

Don’t forget to check out our  DNA – 2014 Members Lunch, Dinner Schedule !

* In 2014, our monthly Lunches & Dinners will be exclusively members only, so you could not choose a better time than now to submit your membership renewal/application on www.dnavancouver.com/membership; there you will find the full Lunch/Dinner schedule for 2014. If you have any questions, would like to bring a collegue or attend a DNA Lunch/Dinner to finalize your membership decision, please contact Lindsey Munday: vpmembership@dnavancouver.com.

Sunday, December 1st, 2013

The last DNA Lunch of 2013, and our 2014 DNA Lunch & Dinner Schedule!

Hello All Members!

Our last lunch of 2013 will be at the  Grain Tasting Bar Downtown in the Hyatt on Burrard December 10 @ noon, hosted by our VP of Communications Julie Prutton – don’t hesitate to submit your $ 10 to hold your spot here.

AND, we are so thrilled to have the new  DNA – 2014 Members Lunch, Dinner Schedule ready for you!

Your VP of Membership, Lindsey Munday, has curated the line-up of restaurants we will be visiting, and we could not be more excited about what 2014 has to bring.

In the words of our first 2014 culinary adventure guides, Good Wolfe Kitchen & Bar in Yaletown, “We love what we do, we love the energy, we thrive on creating memorable experiences and we want to be the best we can be.” Here at DNA we could not agree more! We would love your feedback on the list, and can’t wait to share these experiences with you – celebrating the Vancouver culinary scene with our favorite ladies every month is going to be too much fun.

Please note: In 2014, our monthly DNA Lunches & Dinners will be exclusively members only, so you could not choose a better time than now to submit your membership renewal or application: www.dnavancouver.com/membership.

If you have any questions, or would like to attend a DNA Lunch or Dinner to finalize your membership decision, please do not hesitate to contact Lindsey Munday: vpmembership@dnavancouver.com.

LINK: DNA – 2014 Members Lunch, Dinner Schedule

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

The HoliDNA Party Event – Come One, Come All! 11.28.2013

It’s here – THE event that will kick off a festive Vancouver holiday season.

Bring your people near and dear to raise a glass and connect!

Join us at House Guest for drinks, canapés and great times Thursday, November 28th as we celebrate all that we have to be grateful for this winter.

This co-ed event is for members, non-members, partners, spouses, best friends, roomies, co-workers… even that random guy you know who would love to meet all the smart, sassy, professional women you hang out with…

Each ticket includes complimentary champagne, ample canapés and additional goodies – plus of course the chance to hang out in one of the hippest underground private bars Gastown has to offer.

 

Eat, Drink & Be Merry… what could be more festive than that?

Thursday, November 28, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PST)

House Guest
332 Water Street
Vancouver

 

Click here to buy your ticket and for more details.

Friday, October 25th, 2013

DNA: Dinner at Tuc Craft Kitchen Nov 6th (Members & Non-Members)

Wednesday, November 6, 2013 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Come join the next DNA event at the Tuc Craft Kitchen!

Tuc is known for creating a gathering place that feels like it has always been there.  Come experience their irresistible dishes made with exceptional, fresh, local ingredients.  Their food is definitely meant for feasting.

Nov 6th is open to members and non-members - bring a friend or two to experience great company and Tuc’s delightful nibbles and bites.

Cost: $10 to register, you will have a $10 credit at the restaurant for your meal.

Location: 60 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1C9

Click here to register!

See you there!

DNA Board

ps. Watch for your invitation in November to our Annual Holiday cocktails event!

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

DNA AGM on Oct 2nd at Country Meadows Golf Club

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Callin’ all DNA members & non-members!  It’s that time of the year when we vote and make important decisions at our AGM.

As a special treat this year – Country Meadows Golf Club will be hosting our AGM. We will enjoy complimentary food & drinks while we socialize and introduce next year’s board members.  This year we are having a delicious Salmon & Chicken Buffet as well as a glass of wine to go along with your meal.  Current members of DNA enjoy this fantastic evening for free!

We will be organizing a car pool from the downtown area to/from Country Meadows.  Please email chair@dnavancouver.com to make arrangements.

Interested in being part of DNA for the 2013/2014 year?  Please email chair@dnavancouver.com to sign up prior to the DNA event.   We will be drawing for a 1-year free membership at this event to all those who sign up prior to October 2nd (you will receive a refund for your membership).

DNA Annual Membership costs:

  • $60 if registered before or on October 2nd, 2013
  • $70 between October 3rd – November 30th, 2013
  • $80 between December 1st – December 31, 2013
  • $90 January 1st, 2014 onward

Time: 6:30pm Cocktails & networking; 7pm dinner followed by AGM

Cost:  Free for members, $15 for non-members & friends

Click here to register!

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Reminder: DNA Co-Ed Charity Golf Tournament!

Early registration ends June 15th, 2013! Don’t miss out, click here to register!

Friday, June 7th, 2013

DNA’s Summer Pampering Party

Thursday, June 20, 2013 from 6:00 PM9:00 PM

It’s sandal season! Time to buff up those beauties and get ready for summer!

You are invited to attend DNA’s Summer Pampering party at Pure Nail Bar.  Treat yourself to a mani/pedi combo while you connect with other professional women. Now that’s what we call networking with a purpose!

Guests are welcome to choose any of the services listed below:

  • Pure Mani $25
  • Pure Frenchie Mani $35
  • Pure Gel-Colour Mani $45
  • Pure Pedi $35
  • Pure Frenchie Pedi $45
  • Pure Mani Pedi $50 *free flip flops will be gifted to each Mani Pedi combo

Add-ons

  • Gel-polish $20
  • 10 minutes hand or foot massage $10
  • Paraffin Treatment $10
  • Nail Art $5 (per toe)

For your convenience, tax + 15% gratuity will be added to each guest’s service.

We will be serving champagne, red wine, white wine and an assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well as delicious appetizers.

Cost:

DNA members: $8 + cost of services (see above)

Non-member/guests: $12 + cost of services (see above)

Once you have RSVP’d, you will be contacted by DNA directly to confirm which beauty services you would like!

Looking forward to see you there! Click here to register!

DNA Board

pure nail bar

202 – 1030 West Georgia Street