We live in a world filled with some of the most ingenious and creative individuals who specialize in bringing out the “next big thing” in the worlds of beauty, wellness and food. Nowadays, we have access to all of these phenomenal products at our fingertips since social media networks bring us directly to these incredible companies. Needless to say, FounderMade’s Consumer Discovery Show was an absolute hit as it brought together more than 200 consumer brands under one roof for attendees to indulge in. The event took place on October 4, 2018 at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California. Guests had a total blast discovering innovative and spectacular products that are all the rave!
FounderMade’s Consumer Discovery Show had everything and more that attendees could ask for. The event featured six different panels, fireside chats and keynotes where attendees were able to get some of the greatest insights and advice from leading business people. The featured panelists at the event included business geniuses such as The Honest Company’s Co-Founder and CPO, Christopher Gavigan; Lifeway’s Chief Executive Officer, Julie Smolyansky; Pressed Juicery’s Founder & CEO, Hayden Slater; Byrdie’s Editorial Director, Faith Xue; Erewhon’s VP New Store Director, Jason Widener; and Love & Wellness Founder, Lo Bosworth. Guests were able to enjoy informative panels including Meet Your Match: How To Attract Top Retailers, Founder Stories: Entrepreneurs in Food, High Hopes: The Future of Cannabis, Building Blocks: Key Ways to Build Your Brand, D2D Disrupters: Understanding the Modern Consumer, Midday Fireside Chat: Drybar & Who What Wear, Networking & Demos in the Discovery Lounge, Founder Stories: Beauty and the Closing Keynote: The Honest Company.
Everyone who attended the Consumer Discovery Show was able to receive invaluable information on how to grow their brand and work hard towards achieving their own goals. It truly was an inspirational event that influenced everyone to go after their dreams and have fun while doing it.
The marvelous event had so many fun and exciting activations. Guests were able to snap a fabulous pic and get their own selfie printed out on a cookie with the brand, Selffee – gorgeous and delicious! If you’re a tea enthusiast, then Fruitstitute’s exhibit was for you. Fruitstitute offered the opportunity to create your very own tea using foraged herbs – how amazing is that?! Also, do you think facials are just for your face? Well, Kopari Beauty is here to prove you wrong! At the Consumer Discovery Show, Kopari Beauty gave guests an armpit facial to remove any toxins from deodorants. Other excellent activations included a Cryo facial from CryoZone, manicures from GlamSquad and a look at the first ever cordless hairdryer from VOLO Beauty, amongst many other sensational exhibits.
The Consumer Discovery Show was one of the most extraordinary events that brought a countless amount of useful information to everyone, a ton of networking opportunities and a look at remarkable, consumer brands. It goes without saying that everyone who attended truly had an outstanding time. Without a doubt, so many of the brands showcased at FounderMade’s Consumer Discovery Show have items that you’re going to be adding onto your upcoming holiday wish-lists.
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Photo Credits: Jon Hwang