Bonnie Foley-Wong

Bonnie Foley-Wong is an impact investment innovator and pollinator. Originally from Toronto, Bonnie has influenced investment decisions as a Chartered Accountant and CFA Charterholder, as an investment banker in London, UK, and as a consultant to social entrepreneurs and impact investors. In 2011, she relocated to Vancouver and a year later founded Pique Ventures, an investor network and investment readiness business, working closely with women investors. She writes about placemaking at Look Up, Look Around and investing at bonnie.foleywong.com. Follow her on Twitter @BonnieOWong and @Pique_V.

RIP (Revitalization, Innovation, Progression) Waldorf Hotel

On January 9, 2013, I learned that the Waldorf Hotel in Vancouver’s east end was closing in 12 days. I’m tired of cultural and community gathering places being threatened or lost in the...