U40 Mentorship Breakfast with Laurel James, Novell Design Build

GVHBA mentorship breakfast event
Event date: December 5, 2018
Showtime: 8:15 - 9:30 AM
Location: Fiore Restaurant South Granville, 1485 W 12th Ave, Vancouver

The U40 Committee hosts 3 Mentorship Breakfast a year, connecting the up-and-coming members of the association with industry leaders. Attend these breakfasts to stay motivated and encouraged, connect with leaders and fellow up-and-comers in the industry, and build your network!

Join us on Wednesday, December 5 from 8:15-9:30am for an interactive and casual conversation with Laurel James at Fiore Restaurant South Granville. Coffee and breakfast is included.


Mentor Bio: Laurel James, Novell Design Build

Co-owner of Novell Design Build, Laurel brings extensive professional expertise in home design, building technology and construction management, with over 20 years of experience in the industry.   Laurel holds a Bachelor of Interior Design from the Faculty of Architecture, University of Manitoba, and is a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Accredited Professional.  She is the current Chair of the GVHBA Women’s Council, and has served as Director & Principal Designer at Novell Design Build since 2005.  Laurel is a creative thinker, effective facilitator and an industry leader, passionate about thoughtful design solutions at home, interested in raising the bar and pushing boundaries within the home building industry.


How to Participate
To attend the U40 Mentorship Breakfast, please register.
*Attendance is limited.
*This event is open to any Under-40 GVHBA member.


Sponsorship Opportunity – Invest in the Next Generation

Looking for a way to support up-and-coming GVHBA Members? Consider sponsoring the U40 Mentorship Breakfast for $400.

  • Logo on all notices and marketing materials promoting the event, sent to more than 1,113 member companies (and more than 2,100 member subscribes will receive it in their inboxes)
  • Opportunity to display branded signage & provide marketing materials at every seat
  • Logo on the “Event Sponsors” registration page on the GVHBA website
  • Verbal recognition at event and visual logo recognition at the event
  • Recognition on GVHBA’s large and active social media network
  • Complimentary event ticket ($25.00 value)


Who Should Attend

Under-40 GVHBA Members looking to connect with GVHBA industry leaders, be inspired, and grow in the industry.

Event Agenda

8:15-8:30 AM: Registration & Breakfast

8:30-9:30 AM: Mentorship Breakfast and Q&A