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Media & Influencer Summit

January 21-22, 2019   |   Los Angeles

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Keeping Up With An Evolving Media Landscape

Learn how the media landscape is changing and how to navigate media and social channels to build brand value from established media experts, top beauty editors and digital influencers.

BeautyX Media & Influencer Summit Schedule

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11:15am - 12:00pm

Niche Influencer Case Study


12:00pm - 1:30pm

Networking Lunch Break

Featured Speakers

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Bee Shapiro

"Skin Deep" Columnist

New York Times

Bee Shapiro is the longtime New York Times beauty columnist and author of “Skin Deep: Women on Skin Care, Makeup, and Looking Their Best,” a compilation of her best-read columns. Bee is also the founder of Ellis Brooklyn, a clean luxury fragrance brand currently carried at Sephora, Credo, Revolve and more.

Linda Wells

Chief Creative Officer


Jackie Johnson


Natch Beauty Podcast

Jackie Johnson is a former Texas child beauty queen turned Los Angeles vegan comedian who loves all things glam. She hosts Natch Beaut, a podcast which explores self-care, beauty, and makeup with a cruelty-free and comedic spin. Natch Beaut is often number one on Apple Podcast’s Beauty and Fashion charts, and is an official selection in the 2018 SXSW Festival in Austin.

Krista Williams


Almost 30 Podcast

Krista Williams is a social media influencer and creator/editor of the blog, The Hundred Blog. Hundred stands for keep it one hundred (her life motto). She has been featured in Women’s Health, Self Magazine, Refinery29 and various other outlets. She partners closely to share her honest perspective with cutting edge thoughtful brands, like Airbnb, Adidas, Free People and Starwood Hotel Group to name a few. In addition, she is the Host of Almost 30 Podcast, a top 100 podcast, top 5 in health, which has grown a following all over the world. It has over 6M+ downloads in 2 years and has been called ‘Your Virtual Best Friends’ by Coveteur. Almost 30 is a global community, with hosted events all over the world.

Doree Shafrir


Forever35 Podcast

Lindsey Simcik


Almost 30 Podcast

An innovator from birth, Lindsey Simcik was the type of kid who treated imaginary friends to a self-produced three-act musical in her living room. She graduated from her fireplace performances and moved onto the big stage in cities like Boston and New York, growing her resume, which is surely highlighted on the internet somewhere, lost and abandoned. Always a hustler, Lindsey has been a bartender, fit model, and a Senior SoulCycle Instructor among many other odd jobs, which unknowingly prepared her for a creative endeavor, the sheer mass of which, she could have never anticipated.  With her co-founder and best friend, Krista Williams, Lindsey is making an impact on a global scale by being herself and inspiring others to do the same. With over 4 million downloads and fans in over 150 countries, The Almost 30 Podcast is quickly becoming more than just a podcast, it is a thriving community and movement.

Currently based in LA, Lindsey’s boldest job description is that of ‘CREATOR.’ She is re-defining success by the day and using her hustle to make waves in and out of her main offices in Santa Monica. Beyond the daily life of being a co-founder and host of their iTunes top rated podcast, she shines regularly as a print and fit model for brands such as Asics, Elie Tahari, and Carbon38, and as various characters, like “Alicia”, a quirky Australian blogger, on her YouTube channel. Lindsey was also recently caught playing a spin instructor on a hit ABC Network show – which confirms type casting IS a thing!

$695per person

Until November 2, 2018

(Early Bird Pricing)

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Your ticket to BeautyX includes:

  • Admission to two days of BeautyX Summit on January 22 and 23, 2018 in LA
  • Access to two full days of programming: panels, fireside chats, workshops and keynotes
  • Refreshment and coffee bar for both days
  • Lunch for both days
  • Branded BeautyX Tote Bag
  • Cocktail networking reception on the evening of January 22
  • One complimentary ticket to SHOP INDIE


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