Sexy & Wealthy in Heels is geared towards helping females succeed in their paths of female entrepreneurship. We train and inspire women to not only build sustainable and profitable businesses, but to still keep “sexy” in the process!

Events are intimate and interactive in nature, with tons of opportunity to network with other fabulous females launching or running their own businesses.

On Tuesday, July 21, we will be hosting a Power Panel Garden Party, featuring 7 incredible female business leaders who are making a difference in their industries.

This is a wonderful opportunity to learn from and rub shoulders with local female Power Players in a fun, summer Garden Party Environment. Your ticket includes refreshments and opportunities to win amazing prizes!

Bonus entertainment includes music, on-site makeup by Ana V Beauty and a mini-fashion show by luxury resale store Mine & Yours!Garden-Party-July-2015

 Speakers include:
– Laura Furtado – Named one of Canada’s Top Young Entrepreneurs, Laura is the Founder of Sexy & Wealthy in Heels and DivaGirl Inc.,,,

– Catherine Barr – Catherine Barr is Vancouver’s go-to Society Columnist for the latest on luxury lifestyles, local celebrity, and events. She is a well-known and trusted media personality, appearing on radio and television segments, and is an accredited journalist with over 15,000 photos and articles in print. She is also the Owner and Publisher of and

– Lori Joyce– Recognized as on of BC’s Top Entrepreneurs, Laurie is the Co-Founder of The Original Cupcakes franchise cupcake stores, and co-star of “The Cupcake Girls”,

– Clara Agopian – Known for her poise, elegance and business acumen, Clara has been running Lugaro Jewellry stores for over 29 years alongside her husband Steve. She is presently the VP of Operations for Lugaro Jewellers (specializing in rings, diamonds, and luxury watches) and a Member of the West Vancouver Police Board.

– Samantha Skelly – Life Coach and Founder of the Hungry for Happiness Program, Samantha is on track to help 500,000 women recover from body image issues this year. She was named one of Vancouver’s “Top 24 under 24” by 24 Hours Magazine. She was also named one of Vancouver’s most Eligible Bachelorettes in 2015 by Vancity Buzz.

– Angela Rodenburgh – Angela is the President of the award-winning marketing firm Ladder up Marketing Inc., and Owner of – the sugar and confectionary company that “delivers a smile in every box”. Angela is also a Mentor for the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs.

 – Diane Najm – Diane is a serial entrepreneur and a champion for Women in Technology. She is currently CEO of Photopad and Mentor for Seattle Startup Weekend. She also recently served as the Director of the Founder Institute – the world’s largest entrepreneur training and startup launch program.