Project NOSH LA 2016

Nov. 1 & 2, 2016
Los Angeles, CA
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Agenda

(Updated 10/25/2016)
  • 1:30 PM
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    2:00 PM

    Project NOSH Boot Camp Registration

    A Business Education Session for Food Startups

    ** Location: Marriott Marina del Rey (4100 Admiralty Way Marina Del Rey, CA 90292)

  • 2:00 PM
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    2:05 PM
    Boot Camp Welcome
    Carol Ortenberg, Editor, Project NOSH
  • 2:05 PM
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    2:30 PM
    Getting Started in the Natural Channel
    Errol Schweizer, Strategic Advisor & Former Executive Global Grocery Coordinator, Whole Foods Market
  • 2:30 PM
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    2:55 PM
    Product Design Best Practices
    Jenna Smith, Managing Partner, Smith Design
  • 2:55 PM
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    3:20 PM
    Introduction to Sales Strategy
    Bob Burke, Founder, Natural Products Consulting Group
  • 3:20 PM
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    3:45 PM
    Legal Keys for Food Startups
    Allison Hagey, Counsel, BraunHagey & Borden, LLP
  • 3:45 PM
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    4:10 PM
    The Importance of Brand
    Greg Fleishman, COO/Co-Founder, Foodstirs
  • 4:10 PM
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    4:30 PM
    Funding Basics for Food Brands
    Brad Barnhorn, Board Member/Advisor, Barnhorn Advisors
  • 4:30 PM
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    5:30 PM

    Round Table Discussions with Boot Camp Speakers and Additional Experts

    Table captains:

    • Greg Fleishman: Marketing
    • Brad Barnhorn: Understanding and Using Data Sources
    • Noah Hagey: Legal Issues for Entrepreneurs
    • Debbie Wildrick: Thinking about Formulation
    • Bob Burke: Sales, Marketing and Board Formulation
    • Errol Schweizer: Product Development & Winning In-Store
    • Jenna Smith: Product Design
    • Zach DeAngelo: Entrepreneurship and Finance
    • Rich Thompson: Incubation and Investment
    • Michael Movitz: Understanding and Using Data
    • Tad Fisher: Private Equity Investment

     

  • 5:30 PM
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    7:30 PM

    Meet & Greet Welcome Reception
    Open to all Project NOSH LA 2016 Attendees

  • 7:30 AM
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    9:00 AM

    Breakfast, Registration & Networking

    ** Location: Skirball Cultural Center (2701 N Sepulveda Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90049)

  • 9:00 AM
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    9:10 AM
    Welcome Remarks
  • 9:10 AM
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    9:40 AM
    The Food Company as Value Creator
    The story of Quest Nutrition.
    • Tom Bilyeu, Co-Founder & President, Quest Nutrition

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  • 9:40 AM
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    10:05 AM
    Long Term Change and the New Food Movement
    • Steve Hughes, CEO & Co-Founder, Sunrise Strategic Partners

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  • 10:05 AM
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    10:30 AM
    Staying Nimble to Succeed
    • Noha Waibsnaider, Founder & President, Peeled Snacks

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  • 10:30 AM
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    11:00 AM
    Networking Break
  • 11:00 AM
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    11:25 AM
    Selling in Starbucks
    • Deb Hannah, Director, Retail Brand Partnerships, Starbucks

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  • 11:25 AM
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    11:50 AM

    Retail Ready Product Discovery

    • Nicky Jackson, CEO & Founder, RangeMe

    • Monika Coyle, Local Purchasing Coordinator, Whole Foods Market

    • Rich Gillmore, Sr. Category Manager, Gelson's Markets

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  • 11:50 AM
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    12:15 PM
    Executing as the World Changes
    • Brendan Synnott, Founder, Revelry Brands & Bear Naked

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  • 12:15 PM
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    1:30 PM
    Lunch & Networking
  • 1:30 PM
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    2:00 PM
    The Future of Food: Building Intra-Praneurship
    • Suzanne Ginestro, Chief Marketing + Innovation Officer, Campbell's Fresh Division

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  • 2:00 PM
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    2:25 PM
    Cash Flows for Entrepreneurs and Investors
    • Duane Primozich, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, BIGR Ventures

    • Carole Buyers, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, BIGR Ventures

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  • 2:25 PM
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    2:50 PM
    Pioneering the White Space
    • Matthew Sade, CEO, Kite Hill

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  • 2:50 PM
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    3:10 PM
    Sahale to Sherpa: What to Pack, What to Leave Behind
    • Josh Schroeter, Co-Founder, Sherpa Foods & Sahale Snacks

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  • 3:10 PM
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    3:30 PM

    Finding Foodstirs: On-Line, On-Shelf, On the Marquee

     

    • Galit Laibow, CEO & Co-Founder, Foodstirs

    • Sarah Michelle Gellar, Chief Brand Officer & Co-Founder, Foodstirs

    • Greg Fleishman, COO & Co-Founder, Foodstirs

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  • 3:30 PM
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    4:00 PM
    Networking Break
  • 4:00 PM
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    4:15 PM
    Project NOSH L.A. Pitch Slam: Hot Dang

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  • 4:15 PM
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    4:20 PM
    Project NOSH L.A. Pitch Slam: nud fud

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  • 4:20 PM
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    4:25 PM
    Project NOSH L.A. Pitch Slam: Yumami

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  • 4:25 PM
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    4:30 PM
    Project NOSH LA Pitch Slam: Turtle Haus

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  • 4:30 PM
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    4:45 PM
    Project NOSH LA Pitch Slam: Peak Yogurt

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  • 4:45 PM
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    5:15 PM
    Maintaining Mission as You Grow
    • John Tucker, CEO, Farmhouse Culture

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  • 5:15 PM
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    5:30 PM
    Pitch Slam Winner Announcement and Conference End

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  • 7:30 PM
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    9:30 PM
    Project NOSH Afterparty Powered by Food Force - Networking, wine, beer, and food at The Bungalow in Santa Monica, CA