The British Columbia chapter of Les Dames D’Escoffier International is a non-profit organization of women leaders in BC’s hospitality, food and beverage industries committed to inspiring, advancing and supporting the women in our communities today and the next generation of female leaders.
We are a vibrant and growing chapter with 76 members recognized as influential leaders with extensive experience, exceptional talents and a genuine commitment for supporting our fellow women.
We reside throughout all regions of BC, find ourselves at various points of our careers and work within a variety of fields. We are chefs, sommeliers, pastry artists, restaurant owners, farmers, teachers, dieticians, food producers, sales representatives, marketers, publicists, food writers, and philanthropists.
We are progressive and inclusive coming from diverse backgrounds and welcome all females and those who identify as female and/or non-binary.
- Become a recognized active advocate for all women in BC’s hospitality, food and beverage industries
- Collaborate and partner with fellow members
- Generate new business
- Network and establish new connections
- Become a mentor
- Contribute to the advancement of our future female leaders