M-Power Speaker Series

Vancouver Magazine + Brian Jessel BMW M-Power Speaker Series



Entrepreneurial Spirit


Join Editorial Director Anicka Quin in conversation with Wendy Lisogar-Cocchia, as she shares how she's brought an entreprenuerial spirit to all aspects of her life, whether in business, philanthropy efforts to launch the $28M dollar Pacfic Austism Family Centre. Wendy is also the CEO of Century Plaza Hotel & Spa, Soluzione Spa Products and Absoloute Spa Group. 

Light Refreshments will be served. Dress code business casual. Partial proceeds donated towards the speakers charity of choice. 



September 13th M Power Speaker Series photo gallery


On Septmeber 13th, 2016, Brian Jessel BMW and Vancouver Magazine presented Governor General Award-winning architect Michael Green. He was joined by Vancouver Magazine editorial director Anicka Quin to discuss the value of good design in our lives, and its connection to a brighter future.

Michael Green founded his architecture firm MGA and his not-for-profit school DBR | Design Build  Research to focus on progressive architecture, research, education, and innovation. His 2013 TED talk, "Why We Should Build Wooden Skyscrapers" has been viewed over a million times.

Michael's appearance at the September 13th M Power Speaker Series was a big hit with audiences, with Michael staying afterwords to mingle and join the discussion.



Disclaimer: The opinions and nature of the Speaker Series topics are not necessarily those of Brian Jessel BMW or its employees.