Women Supporting Women in Hospitality, Food and Beverage
CHAMPIONING BC WOMEN IN HOSPITALITY
We are a group of women leaders in the hospitality, food and beverage sectors committed to inspiring, advancing and supporting the women in our communities today and the next generation of female leaders.
Become a Dame! If you share our passion and commitment to inspiring, advancing and supporting our fellow women in BC’s hospitality, food and beverage sectors, we welcome you to join Les Dames d’Escoffier, BC Chapter.
The BC Chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier (LDBC) has raised $10,000 for their scholarship program this year through the generous support of partners located throughout BC The most recent and notable fundraising event, Dames Dine Around (previously known as Summerdine) raised $6,700. This one-night exclusive dining experience took place
Les Dames d’Escoffier‘s “Dames Dine Around”, previously known as Summerdine took place on September 12, 2023, supporting women in hospitality through our scholarship programs. Special dinners were hosted by generous donoro restaurants in Vancouver, the Sunshine Coast, and the Okanagan. This year with had the brand-new Black Walnut, Blue Water Cafe,
Meet Founding Member, Caren McSherry! Caren McSherry is the Founder and owner of The Gourmet Warehouse, the largest gourmet emporium in western Canada; President and owner of Continental Importers; Founder of Cote d’Azur branded foods; cookbook author, and; regular guest on CKNW/98 radio and Global TV weekend news. Why
Les Dames d’Escoffier, BC Chapter acknowledges it carries out its work on the traditional territories of Indigenous nations throughout British Columbia. We pay our respects to the Elders, past and present, descendants and custodians of these lands. We honour the knowledge keepers and the continuing relationships with Indigenous peoples in BC that develop through our work together.