Project NOSH LA 2016

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

(Updated 10/25/2016)
  • 1:30 PM

    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

    2:05 PM

    Boot Camp Welcome
    Carol Ortenberg, Editor, Project NOSH
  • 2:05 PM

    2:30 PM

    Getting Started in the Natural Channel
    Errol Schweizer, Strategic Advisor & Former Executive Global Grocery Coordinator, Whole Foods Market
  • 2:30 PM

    2:55 PM

    Product Design Best Practices
    Jenna Smith, Managing Partner, Smith Design
  • 2:55 PM

    3:20 PM

    Introduction to Sales Strategy
    Bob Burke, Founder, Natural Products Consulting Group
  • 3:20 PM

    3:45 PM

    Legal Keys for Food Startups
    Allison Hagey, Counsel, BraunHagey & Borden, LLP
  • 3:45 PM

    4:10 PM

    The Importance of Brand
    Greg Fleishman, COO/Co-Founder, Foodstirs
  • 4:10 PM

    4:30 PM

    Funding Basics for Food Brands
    Brad Barnhorn, Board Member/Advisor, Barnhorn Advisors
  • 4:30 PM

    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

    7:30 PM

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

  • 7:30 AM

    9:00 AM

    Breakfast, Registration & Networking

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

  • 9:00 AM

    9:10 AM

    Welcome Remarks
  • 9:10 AM

    9:40 AM

    The Food Company as Value Creator
    Tom Bilyeu, Co-Founder & President, Quest Nutrition

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  • 9:40 AM

    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

    10:30 AM

    Staying Nimble to Succeed
    Noha Waibsnaider, Founder & President, Peeled Snacks

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  • 10:30 AM

    11:00 AM

    Networking Break
  • 11:00 AM

    11:25 AM

    Selling in Starbucks
    Deb Hannah, Director, Retail Brand Partnerships, Packaged Food Category, Starbucks

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  • 11:25 AM

    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

    12:15 PM

    Executing as the World Changes
    Brendan Synnott, Founder/CEO Revelry Brands

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  • 12:15 PM

    1:30 PM

    Lunch & Networking
  • 1:30 PM

    2:00 PM

    The Future of Food: Building Intra-Praneurship
    Suzanne Ginestro, Chief Marketing + Innovation Officer, C-Fresh

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  • 2:00 PM

    2:25 PM

    Cash Flows for Entrepreneurs and Investors
    Duane Primozich & Carole Buyers, Managing Partners, BIGR Ventures

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  • 2:25 PM

    2:50 PM

    Pioneering the White Space
    Matthew Sade, CEO, Kite Hill

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  • 2:50 PM

    3:10 PM

    Sahale to Sherpa: What to Pack, What to Leave Behind
    Josh Schroeter, President & Co-Founder, Sherpa Foods

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  • 3:10 PM

    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; CEO & Co-Founder Purely Righteous Brands

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  • 3:30 PM

    4:00 PM

    Networking Break
  • 4:00 PM

    4:15 PM

    Project NOSH L.A. Pitch Slam: Hot Dang

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  • 4:15 PM

    4:20 PM

    Project NOSH L.A. Pitch Slam: nud fud

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  • 4:20 PM

    4:25 PM

    Project NOSH L.A. Pitch Slam: Yumami

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  • 4:25 PM

    4:30 PM

    Project NOSH LA Pitch Slam: Turtle Haus

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  • 4:30 PM

    4:45 PM

    Project NOSH LA Pitch Slam: Peak Yogurt

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  • 4:45 PM

    5:15 PM

    Maintaining Mission as You Grow
    John Tucker, CEO, Farmhouse Culture

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  • 5:15 PM

    5:30 PM

    Pitch Slam Winner Announcement and Conference End

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  • 7:30 PM

    9:30 PM

    Project NOSH Afterparty Powered by Food Force - Networking, wine, beer, and food at The Bungalow in Santa Monica, CA