Alice Zhou

Alice Zhou is a multi-talented event producer and publicist. She brings a spotlight to her clients for more brand awareness through events, press and social media. She is the winner of 2007 Cultural DiverseCity Youth Enterpreneur Business Award, and a graduate of Simon Fraser University with a degree in Communications. She has orchestrated a variety of functions in her career ranging from conference, product launch, grand opening, tradeshow, fundraising gala, and live/silent auction. She has taught several Events Management courses at Vancouver Community College, and had her articles published in the Vancouver View Magazine. Her clients include the Greater Vancouver Real Estate Board, Credential Ethical Fund, BC Federation of Foster Parents, BC Aviation Council, East is East Chai Restaurants and Greentail Environmental Inc.

Her passion for building relationships and creating a massive network, to provide resources and information to help facilitate additional entrepreneurship got her to create a Business Social Club aptly named Social Butterfly Club 9 years ago, currently at 2,800 members in the Lower Mainland. She is rather active in the community; currently a volunteer for Dress for Success. Alice also speaks regular to various civic groups on the topic of "Networking", "Event Management", "Social Media", and "How to become a Public Speaker".  She is a registered trainer with the Chamber of Learning Network providing coaching and guidance for new startup entrepreneurs.

Random facts: Alice loves fashion, dance, food, travel and exploring new cultures.

Find out more about her by visiting her websites www.gracioushost.ca and www.socialbutterflyclub.ca or following her on Twitter @Ismerelda.

Bee Vancity events June 21–28

Ride Don't Hide Bicycling Fundraiser, Summer Solstice, Eco Friendly Fashion Show, Alcan Dragon Boat Festival, Make Music Vancouver's 300 free concerts....

BeeVancity events June 14-21

Car Free Day Festival, Greek Festival, HIVe's Anniversary Party, Manifesting Your Success Seminar, and much, much more...

Shameless Hussy Productions shines light on sexual violence through play "Dissolve"

Shameless Hussy Productions brought a short play entitled, "Dissolve" to the CBC Studio 700 on May 20 to 24, 2013 to raise awareness of drug facilitated sexual assault that happens within our...

Over 1,000 join global 'March Against Monsanto' protest in Vancouver

Over 1,000 people gathered at the 'March Against Monsanto' Vancouver rally outside the Vancouver Art Gallery on March 25, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., chanting, as they marched to Roger’s Arena, demanding...

BeeVancity Events June 6th-13th

Italian Day, Leo Awards, In The House Festival, Children's Charity Concert at Tom Lee Music Hall for BC Children's Hospital, Surviving to Thriving Business Workshop and Food Talk #8!

Discover Your Sacred Gifts with Monique MacDonald

On an ordinary Thursday afternoon, while browsing Facebook for the latest amusing article, shocking video or funny picture, I came across a notification for a free seminar entitled “Discover Your...

Going from Surviving to Thriving seminar with Andrew Barber-Starkey

We at BeeVanCity recently attended a seminar titled “How to Take Your Business from Surviving to Thriving” from Andrew Barbar-Starkey of ProCoach Systems. Andrew Barbar-Starkey is a business coach...

British Columbia Bereavement Helpline celebrates 25th anniversary

Ellen Kearney-Crean saw the need for support and the lack of infrastructure on a governmental or community level for those who had recently lost a loved one,

Bhangra, NetSquared Camp and film mixer: top Vancouver events May 30-June 5

Unconference, Just Dance Anniversary, Food & Sketch Comedy competition, shopping fundraiser, and sexuality workshop!