We’ve gathered a group of forward-thinking women in all areas of hospitality, as well as the beauty, fitness, finance and entertainment industries, to discuss what originality and creativity mean to them. Their diverse perspectives are meant to show, rather than tell, what it takes to be a leader today.


Additional speakers include

Rachel Irvin | Regional Director of CA, Bacardi
Karen Grill | Bartender and Consultant, Sweet&Chilli USA
Chloe Frechette | Senior Editor, PUNCH
Caroline Rosen | Executive Director, Tales of the Cocktail
Colin Asare-Appiah | Trade Director Culture and Lifestyle, Bacardi
Lizzie Munro | Art Director, PUNCH
Allison Hamlin | Social Media Editor, PUNCH
Keena McCoy | Secretary, Causing A Stir
Jessica Koslow | Chef/Owner, Sqirl
Sophie McNally | Operations & Development
Ariell Ilunga | Senior Manager, Engagement + Partnerships, SEE-LA | Improving Food Access For ALL Angelenos
Heidi Hinkle Vargas | Vice President On Premise, Bacardi
Ariel Arce | Owner, Tokyo Record Bar, Air’s Champagne Parlor, Niche Niche
Julie Reiner | Owner, Clover Club, Leyenda
Eleanore Park | Associate Editor, Off Duty at The Wall Street Journal
Ariel Neal | Co-Founder, Causing A Stir
Anna Kah McLoughlin | Senior Portfolio Ambassador, Bacardi