The Agenda

 

February 11

Boutique BOOT CAMP

Hosted By THE LINE Los Angeles Hotel
3515 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90010

12:00 pm Registration Desk Open

1:00 - 1:10 Opening
with Frances Kiradjian, Founder & CEO, BLLA & Co-Founder, Stay Boutique

1:10 - 1:30 pm Workshop
Key Touch Points Affecting Guest Experience
with Cara Federici, Principal, The Madison Melle Agency

1:30 - 1:50 pm Workshop
Sustainability Lessons From Eco-Chic Boutique Hotel Brands
with David Chang of simplehuman & Renee Miller of The Miller Group

1:50 - 2:10 pm Workshop
Passion and Profit, a Workshop on Boutique Tea
with Steve Schwartz, Founder, Art of Tea

2:10 - 2:30 pm Workshop
Progressive & Inclusive Leadership
with Jagruti Panwala, Vice Chairwoman, AAHOA
Interviewed by Frances Kiradjian, Founder & CEO, BLLA & Co-Founder, Stay Boutique

2:30 - 2:50 pm Workshop
with Kevin Duncan, Senior Director, Strategic Commercial Initiatives, The Rainmaker Group

2:50 - 3:10 pm Workshop
Technology Must-Haves to Connect with Guests: A Behind the Scenes Look
with Vanessa Ogle, CEO, Enseo

3:10 - 3:30 pm Workshop
Giving Time: Hospitality’s Time to Do Good
with Kerry Rodgers, Executive Director, Give a Day Global & Jacqueline Villamil, Partner & COO, Strategic Solution Partners

3:30 - 4:00 pm Workshop
with Chelsea Nightengale, General Manager, The Restoration Hotel

4:00 - 4:30 pm Workshop
with Raj Singh, Founder & CEO, Go Moment

5:00 pm
The Opening Party
Hosted by THE LINE Los Angeles Hotel & Sydell Group


February 12

The Leadership Edition
HELD AT MAGIC BOX @ THE REEF - 2ND FLOOR
1933 S. BROADWAY, LOS ANGELES 90007

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7:30 am Registration Desk Open

8:00 - 10:00 am B-Fast
Get Your Breakfast Grub @ The Stay Boutique Food Hall | Immerse Yourself in the World of Cannabis @ The Stoned Fox Pop-Up | Explore Boutique Brands, Concepts & Experiences @ The Stay Boutique Village | Meet Fellow Boutique Minds @ The Stay Boutique Lounges

9:00 - 9:30 am Salon
Navigating the Experiential Landscape Through the Lens of the Seasoned Expert
with Rob Barber, Vice President of Rental Solutions, ATOMIC

9:30 - 9:45 am Salon
with Steve Solari, Marketing & Sales Director, Meier Lake

10:00 - 10:05 am Welcome
From the Original Boutique Believer
with Frances Kiradjian, Founder & CEO, BLLA & Co-Founder, Stay Boutique

10:05 - 10:20 am Story
Creating a Society & Why I Believe in the Boutique Movement
with Avi Brosh, CEO, Paligroup

10:20 - 10:40 am Spotlight
Apple’s Best Kept Secret
with Wilhelm Oehl, CXO, Eight Inc.
Interviewed by Amy Jakubowski, Design Director, WILSON ASSOCIATES

10:40- 11:00 am Spotlight
Instagram’s Favorite Boutique Beverage Brand
with Zak Normandin, Founder & CEO, IRIS NOVA (DIRTY LEMON, The Drug Store)
Interviewed by Marissa Pomerance, Founder & Editor-in-Chief, The Editorialist LA

11:00 - 11:20 am Spotlight
History and Hospitality: The Evolving Industry of Inclusivity
with Damon Lawrence & Marcus Carey, Founders. Homage Hospitality
Interviewed by Ariela Kiradjian, COO, BLLA & Co-Founder, Stay Boutique

11:20 am - 11:50 am Morning Break
The Drinks & Snacks are on us @ The Stay Boutique Food Hall | Immerse Yourself in the World of Cannabis @ The Stoned Fox Pop-Up | Explore Boutique Brands, Concepts & Experiences @ The Stay Boutique Village | Meet Fellow Boutique Minds @ The Stay Boutique Lounges

11:50 am- 12:10 pm Spotlight
Innovative Boutique Design Through the Female Lens
with Gulla Jónsdóttir, Owner & Principal, Gulla Jónsdóttir Architecture & Design
Interviewed by Jerry Chery, CEO, BIANCOBIANCO

12:10 - 12:30 pm Spotlight
Boutique Hospitality’s Dynamic Duo
with Lynn Easton & Dean Porter Andrews, Founders, Easton Porter Group
Interviewed by Andrew Fay, President, The Gettys Group

12:30 - 12:50 pm Spotlight
Branding Boutique and Climbing the Corporate Ladder
with Christine Magrann, COO, MAKEREADY
Interviewed by Cara Federici, CEO, The Madison Melle Agency

12:50 - 1:10 pm Spotlight
Boutique Philanthropy, Collaboration, and Th-oughts
with Benjamin Gott, Founder, Boxed Water, th-oughts, Benjamin Edgar Object Company & Co-Founder THE BRILLIANCE!
Interviewed by Ariela Kiradjian, COO, BLLA & Co-Founder, Stay Boutique

1:10 - 1:30 pm Announcement
The Boutique Community Update
with Ariela Kiradjian, COO, BLLA & Co-Founder, Stay Boutique

1:30 - 3:00 pm Lunch
Stay Full & Stay Drunk @ The Stay Boutique Food Hall | Immerse Yourself in the World of Cannabis @ The Stoned Fox Pop-Up | Explore Boutique Brands, Concepts & Experiences @ The Stay Boutique Village | Meet Fellow Boutique Minds @ The Stay Boutique Lounges

2:00 - 2:30 pm Salon
Niche Branding and the Boutique Subscription Service
with Aishwarya Iyer, Founder, Brightland

3:00 - 3:10 pm Story
The Underground Los Angeles Boutique Coffee Scene
with Kyle Glanville and Charles Babinski, Founders, G & B Coffee and Go Get Em Tiger

3:10 - 3:30 pm Spotlight
The Evolution of Boutique Luxury
with Larry Korman, President, AKA Serviced Residences
Interviewed by Frances Kiradjian. Co-Founder, Stay Boutique, Founder & CEO, BLLA

3:30 - 3:45 pm Story
Technological Boutique Travel
with Rami Zeidan, Co-Founder & CEO, Life House

3:45 - 4:30 pm Panel
Defining the Abstraction that is Boutique
with Colby Barr, Co-Founder, Verve Coffee Roasters
Jeremy Fall, Co-Founder & CEO, J. Fall Group
Felicia Alexander, Co-Founder, Box Union
Dave Neupert, Co-Owner, Gold-Diggers
Interviewed by Ariela Kiradjian, COO, BLLA & Co-Founder, Stay Boutique

4:30 - 5:00 pm Keynote
The OG Boutique Fitness Brand
with Joey Gonzalez, CEO, Barry’s Bootcamp
Interviewed by Danielle Robay, TV Host & Entertainment Reporter

6:30 - 8:00 pm The Pre-Party
The Stay Boutique White Attire Party Part 1
Held at the Magic Box @ The Reef

8:00 - 10:00 pm The Awards Celebration
The Stay Boutique White Attire Party Part 2
Held at the Magic Box @ The Reef

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February 13

The Female-Empowerment Edition
HELD AT MAGIC BOX @ THE REEF - 2ND FLOOR
1933 S. BROADWAY, LOS ANGELES 90007

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7:30 am Registration Desk Open

8:00 - 10:00 am B-Fast
Get Your Breakfast Grub @ The Stay Boutique Food Hall | Smoothies Hosted by Splendid Spoon | Immerse Yourself in the World of Cannabis @ The Stoned Fox Pop-Up | Explore Boutique Brands, Concepts & Experiences @ The Stay Boutique Village | Meet Fellow Female Boutique Minds @ The Stay Boutique Lounges

10:00 - 10:05 am Welcome
with Frances & Ariela Kiradjian, Co-Founders, Stay Boutique

10:05 - 10:20 am Story
I Scream, You Scream, We all Scream for Salt & Straw
with Kim Malek, Founder & CEO, Salt and Straw

10:20 - 10:45 am Spotlight
Boutique Wellness and Business Lessons
with Lisa Odenweller, Founder, Beaming & Kroma Superfoods
Interviewed by Frances Kiradjian, Co-Founder & CEO, Stay Boutique and BLLA

10:45 - 11:10 am Spotlight
Being a Boutique Female CEO
with April Uchitel, CEO, VIOLET GREY
Interviewed by Anita Patrickson, Founder & CEO, Amanu

11:10 - 11:30 am Spotlight
Living Clean, Living Boutique
Carly Stein, Founder. Beekeepers Naturals
Interviewed by Sara Tan, Senior West Coast Fashion & Beauty Editor, Bustle

11:30 am - Noon Morning Break
The Drinks & Snacks are on us @ The Stay Boutique Food Hall | Immerse Yourself in the World of Cannabis @ The Stoned Fox Pop-Up | Explore Boutique Brands, Concepts & Experiences @ The Stay Boutique Village | Meet Fellow Female Boutique Minds @ The Stay Boutique Lounges

Noon - 12:10 pm Story
The Mother-Daughter Duo Behind the Boutique Movement
with Frances & Ariela Kiradjian, Co-Founders, Stay Boutique

12:10 - 12:40 pm Spotlight
Clarifying Boutique Wellness Culture and Being a Female Leader
with Nicole Centeno, Founder & CEO, Splendid Spoon
Interviewed by Victoria Hoff, Wellness Editor & Managing Editor, The/Thirty

12:40 - 12:50 pm Story
The Boutique Motel Reimagined
with April Brown, Co-Founder, The June Motel

12:50 - 1:30 pm Panel
HOSTED BY STONED FOX
Leading Ladies of Boutique Cannabis, the Emerging Industry Empowering Women
with Lola Langusta, Founder, Stoned Fox
Rachel Hazlett, CEO, Lucky 420
Angela Mou, Founder, Elevate Jane
Interviewed by Bianca Monica, Founder, Limone Creative

1:30 - 3:00 pm Lunch
Stay Full & Stay Drunk @ The Stay Boutique Food Hall | Immerse Yourself in the World of Cannabis @ The Stoned Fox Pop-Up | Explore Boutique Brands, Concepts & Experiences @ The Stay Boutique Village | Meet Fellow Female Boutique Minds @ The Stay Boutique Lounges

2:00 - 2:30 pm The Stay Boutique Salon
Women in Boutique Wine
with Coly Den Haan, Founder, Vinovore

3:00 - 3:20 pm Spotlight
Cleaning Up Coffee
Jash Mehta, Co-Founder, Pop & Bottle
Interviewed by Natalie Alcala, Founder, Fashion Mamas

3:20 - 3:40 pm Spotlight
Boutique Modern Bridal and New Chapters
with Katharine Polk, Founder, KRP Creative & HOUGHTON NYC
Interviewed by Christy Baird, Founder & Creative Director, LOHO Bride

3:40 - 4:00 pm Spotlight
Globalizing Culture, Art, and the Maintenance of Boutique
with Chelsea Nassib, Founder, Tappan
Interviewed by Caitlyn Chase, Founder, Caviar & Cashmere

4:00 - 4:15 pm Story
Boutique Baby Food by Boutique Babes
Evelyn Rusli, Co-Founder & President, Yumi
Interviewed by Ariela Kiradjian, COO, BLLA & Co-Founder, Stay Boutique

4:15 - 4:35 pm Spotlight
The Woman Spearheading Boutique Science
Ara Katz, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Seed
Interviewed by Michelle Planta, Executive Director & Creative Strategy, Clique Brands

4:35 - 5:00 pm Keynote
with Melissa Biggs Bradley, Founder, Indagare
Interviewed by Frances Kiradjian, Co-Founder & CEO, Stay Boutique & BLLA

5:00 - 7:00 pm Bottoms Up
The Stay Boutique Galentine’s Day Party

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