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2016 schedule, subject to change

Friday, April 22, 2016

12:00 – VIP luncheon: The Front Yard, LA

2:00 – VIP Session: How Sexy is Your Sales Funnel? with Casey Benedict, President and CEO, Kitchen PLAY

3:30 – VIP session: Beyond the Chef’s Knife with Cutco

6:00 – Meet & Greet

  • sponsors and businesses host booths to sample or demo their products
  • raffle for prizes
  • extended cocktail hour: heavy hor d’oeuvres and beverages

Saturday, April 23, 2016

9:00 – Be Your Own Brand Manager, Rani Quirk, Harvest Soul

10:30 – Putting You in YouTube: Media Training with Gillian Renault, Renault Communications

12:30 – Lunch with the CEOs: Leveraging Your Influence to Innovate, Market and Profit, Erika Kerekes, Not Ketchup and Melissa Lanza, The Fresh 20.

2:00 – Masterminds: The Secret Ingredient to Your Success: with Casey Benedict

4:00 – Davidson’s Safest Choice Egg Food Swap, with Sarah Whittenberg-Hawe, founder of the Central OC Food Swap

7:00 – Dinner

Sunday, April 24, 2016

9:30 – Blog to Bank, with Sally Ekus, The Lisa Ekus Group

11:00 – Gloves Come Off Round Table

12:00 – Business Lunch, Strategy Wrap Up and Support

2:00 – Pitch to the Pros (Brand tables)

3:30 – Pitch to the Pros (VIP Bloggers tables)

2:00 – 5:00 Headshots with Dottie Foley, Dottie Foley Photography



For a full description of our workshops, sessions, panels and events, visit our Panels page.