It has been a while since the last Friends & Company luncheon because they knew how busy people have been with travel and other activities during the summer months. Now, they are pleased to invite you to their September luncheon this coming Friday, September 21, 2012. The venue will be the much-anticipated new Yaletown hotspot, La Pentola della Quercia. Chef-duo Adam Pegg and Lucais Syme of Vancouver’s award-winning West Side restaurant, La Quercia, have joined forces with Cento Notti creator, Peter Girges, and OPUS Hotel, to deliver artfully crafted Northern Italian cuisine.

Lunch is $25 (plus HST and ticket processing fee) per person with net proceeds going to the anti-bullying and teen suicide prevention work of Out in Schools. Please visit to purchase tickets (and please remember that indicating that you plan to attend on Facebook will not guarantee your place at the luncheon and you must purchase a ticket on their Website). This luncheon will mark their tenth event, following the first nine sold out events, so be sure to get your tickets ASAP.

The event includes a 3-course lunch, complimenatary Champagne courtesy of Veuve Clicquot, an opportunity to participate in a 50/50 draw benefitting Out in Schools, and a chance win the door prizes.

The guest speaker for this luncheon will be TD Canada Trust Vice President, Susan Hall and the emcee for the event will be Homorazzi’s own Tyrell Witherspoon. This will be his second time emceeing one of these events.


When: 12:30pm – 2:30pm on Friday, September 21, 2012
Where: La Pentola della Quercia Restaurant (at the OPUS Hotel, 350 Davie St)
Lunch: 3-course including soft drinks, cash bar
Price: $25 (plus HST and ticket processing fee)
Speaker: Susan Hall, Vice President, TD Canada Trust


(Each prize will be awarded seperately)

The luncheons are held on the third Friday of each month, with the next luncheon to be held on October 19, 2012. Please stay tuned to the Website or Facebook for updates.

Hope to see you there!