The Quick Overview

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OCTOBER 2ND

12:00 - 5:00 pm Registration Desk Open

6:00 - 8:00 pm BLLA Board Dinner at Plateia Restaurant

OCTOBER 3RD

8:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration Desk Open

8:00 am - 8:30 am BLLA Coffee Club

8:30 - 9:30 am Breakfast

9:30 - 9:40 am Opening Remarks with Frances Kiradjian, Founder & CEO, BLLA

9:40 – 10:10 am Keynote: Bill Walshe, CEO, Viceroy Hotel Group

10:10 – 10:30 am Influencer Intensive Workshop with Celine Bossart, Creator, The Staycationers, will be interviewed by Emilie Davidson Hoyt, Founder & President, LATHER

10:30 – 10:45 am Spotlight on Hannah Payne, Founder, Luba, will be interviewed by Marjorie Feltus Hawkins, Owner & Principal, FH Design

10:45 – 11:00 am Spotlight on John Sofio, President & Founder, Built, Inc, will be interviewed by Krista Simmons

11:00 – 11:30 am Morning Break 

11:30 am – 12:10 pm Dr. Daniel Langer presents The Future of Luxury 

12:10 – 12:30 pm The Hollywood Phenomenon with Grant King, Managing Partner, Hollywood IRC, will be interviewed by Andrew Fay, President, The Gettys Group

12:30 – 2:00 pm Lunch  

2:00 – 2:30 pm Boutique Tech Update with Cameron Urban, Founder & CEO, Roxy, Oleg Kaganovich, CEO, Wyndow Carrie Ell, Advisor, Voyat, will be interviewed by Marion Hughes Roger, General Manager North America, Dayuse.com

2:30 – 2:50 pm Spotlight on Jonas Tahlin, CEO, Absolut Elyx, will be interviewed by Celine Bossart, Creator, The Staycationers

2:50 – 3:10 pm  Spotlight on Rosie O'Neill, Co-Founder, Sugarfina, will be interviewed by Ariela Kiradjian, Co-Founder, BLLA

3:10- 3:40 pm Afternoon Break 

3:40 – 4:00 pm Spotlight on John Terzian, Co-Founder, h.wood Group, will be interviewed by Eliza Krpoyan

4:00 – 4:20 pm Spotlight on Coachella Parties with Ryan Bukstein, Vice President of Brand, Ace HotelsTravis A. McMichael III, Head of Brand Marketing U.S, B&O PLAY by Bang & Olufsen

6:30 – 9:30 pm Stay Boutique Party

 

OCTOBER 4TH 

8:30 am -5:00 pm Registration Desk Open

7:30 - 8:00 am Boutique Meditation Hosted by LATHER - Rooftop

8:30 – 9:00 am BLLA Coffee Club

9:00 – 10:00 am Breakfast

10:00 - 10:10 am Welcome Back by Frances Kiradjian, CEO, BLLA

10:10 – 10:45 am The Global Snapshot of the Boutique Hotel Community with Gabriel Haigazian, Vice President, Creative Travel Group & Nicholas Kontis, Circle the Planet, will be interviewed by Alexandra Cheney

10:45 - 11:00 am Spotlight on Bernard Schwartz, Co-Founder, APICII and will be interviewed by Jessica Blotter, Co-Founder & CEO, Kind Traveler

11:00 – 11:30 pm Morning Break

11:30 – 11:50 am Spotlight on Simone de La Rue, Founder, Body by Simone (BBS), will be interviewed by Sarah Evans, Partner, J Public Relations

11:50 – 12:10 pm Spotlight on Colby Barr, Co-Founder, Verve Coffee Roasters, will be interviewed by Greg Sato, Founder, Finery

12:10 – 12:30 pm Boutique at It's Finest with Tim Alpe, COO, Ovolo Hotels, will be interviewed by Sarah Evans, Partner, J Public Relations

12:30 - 12:50 pm What is Stay Boutique? Presented by Ariela Kiradjian, Co-Founder, Stay Boutique

12:50 – 2:20 pm Lunch

2:20 – 2:40 pm Spotlight on Sue Walter, CEO, The Hospital Club, will be interviewed by Amy Jakubowski, Managing Director LA, Wilson Associates 

2:40 – 3:00 pm The Retail Revolution with David Fishbein, Principal, Runyon Group, will be interviewed by Paula Oblen, Founder, Hotelements

3:00 – 3:20 pm Spotlight on Jeremy Fall, Founder, Nighthawk, Tinfoil & Easy's

3:20 – 3:50 pm Collaborations are Golden with Kevin Osterhaus, President, SIXTY Hotels &  Riley Eggers, Executive Producer, Pineapple Creative, will be interviewed by Kim Kessler, Principal, KIPR

3:50 - 4:10 pm Female Empowerment with Edie Rodriguez, Former CEO, Crystal Cruises, will be interviewed by Frances Kiradjian, Founder & CEO, BLLA

6:00 pm WHITE PARTY
8:00 pm AWARDS DINNER

OCTOBER 5TH

7:30 - 8:15 am Breakfast in Plateia Restaurant - Collect Breakfast coupon in Laureate Room on ground floor

8:15 am - Noon  BOUTIQUE BOOTCAMP Workshops

8:15 - 8:50 am Finding Capital with Jonathan Falik, CEO, JF Capital Advisors

8:50 - 9:25 am Merchant Services with Susan Rue, Security Consultant, Elavon

9:25 - 10:00 am  Branding with Jay Schwartz, CEO, Ideawork Studios

10:00 - 10:15 am Break

10:15 - 10:50 am  Insurance with John Welty, Practice Leader, Suitelife Insurance and Jim Kelly, Product Strategy & Operations, Safety Tag

10:50 - 11:25 pm  Accounting Best Practices with Jennifer Hogancamp, Partner, BlumShapiro

11:25 am - Noon SEO & Digital Marketing with Janet Bartoli, Founder, Java Kai Digital

Noon - 12:10 pm Boutique Bootcamp Prize: Free Registration to The Boutique Hotel Investment Conference