New Speakers! Founders of Drybar and The Skinny Confidential Join Power Women Summit 2019
Leaders of Baby2Baby and SELF Magazine join the conversation Toward 50/50
(From top left clockwise): Carolyn Kylstra, Alli Webb, Norah Weinstein and Lauryn Evarts Bosstick
Drybar founder & Squeeze co-founder Alli Webb and The Skinny Confidential founder Lauryn Evarts Bosstick have joined the powerhouse lineup of business founders and nonprofit leaders participating in WrapWomen’s upcoming Power Women Summit.
In addition, Baby2Baby co-president Norah Weinstein and SELF editor-in-chief Carolyn Kylstra will join the second annual event, which takes place on October 24-25 at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica.
Alli Webb is an entrepreneur, New York Times best-selling author and founder of Drybar, a premier blow-dry bar with over 100 locations across the country and a line of products and tools sold at popular retailers such as Nordstrom, Sephora and Ulta. Webb recently joined season 10 of ABC’s Emmy-nominated hit show “Shark Tank” as a new guest shark. In March, Webb opened the doors to her next business venture, Squeeze, a massage joint that allows customers to fully customize their massage experience.
Lauryn Evarts Bosstick
Lauryn Evarts Bosstick has turned her passion for beauty and wellness into one of the most distinctive blogs online today, The Skinny Confidential. Along with the blog Bosstick she released her own book, “The Skinny Confidential Lifestyle Guide” and Body Guide, a monthly subscription service of workouts and meal plans. In partnership with her husband, Michael Bosstick, she co-hosts the entrepreneurial podcast, “The Skinny Confidential HIM & HER,” which has over 54 million unique lifetime downloads.
Norah Weinstein is an attorney and co-president of Baby2Baby, a nonprofit organization that provides children living in poverty with diapers, clothing and basic necessities. Under her leadership, Baby2Baby has distributed over 70 million items to children and was named a partner of the Obama White House in 2016. In 2019, Baby2Baby successfully advocated to remove sales tax from diapers in California and was selected by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex as the sole U.S. organization to be included in a donation list to honor the birth of their first child.
As the editor-in-chief of SELF, Carolyn Kylstra is passionate about helping people understand their bodies and feel their best. Under her leadership she has transformed the magazine into a thriving and award-winning digitally led organization, resulting in SELF’s highest traffic and video views in brand history.
About the Event
TheWrap’s Power Women Summit is the largest gathering ever assembled of the most influential women in entertainment, media and technology. The summit aims to inspire and empower more than 1,500 women across the landscape of their professional careers and personal lives. This year, the summit will be held at the beautiful Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica with the backdrop of the beach and the hotel’s iconic fig tree.
Presented by WrapWomen Foundation, the nonprofit arm of TheWrap, the event will provide two days of education, mentorship, workshops and networking to promote the goal of greater women’s leadership in this industry, and gender balance in media, entertainment and technology overall.
Sponsors include LinkedIn, Loeb & Loeb LLP, Warner Media, Showtime, Lionsgate, Starz, AMC Networks, Annenberg Foundation, WME, Lifetime, NBCUniversal, Greenberg Glusker, Condé Nast, Fremantle, Red Arrow Studios, First Entertainment Credit Union, Motion Picture Editors Guild, #SeeHer and Imagine.
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