Los Angeles, CA, May 02, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Simply Stylist, the multi-city event dedicated to connecting consumers with top-tier fashion and style experts, is pleased to announce the launch of Simply Stylist Sessions: a monthly fashion panel that will act as a condensed version of the brand’s events in Los Angeles, New York, Dallas and Chicago, providing tech-savvy, fashion-forward women the opportunity to interact with leading industry tastemakers.
The first session will take place on Wednesday, May 15th at The Americana at Brand from 6 – 8pm. Panelists include Deputy Editor of Los Angeles Confidential, Alexis Johnson, celebrity stylist Anita Patrickson and blogger Chriselle Lim of The Chriselle Factor. Attendees will be able to hear these style authorities spill their tricks of the trade, while viewing the season’s most fashionable looks sponsored by Nordstrom.
General Admission tickets, which include the panel only, are available for $35. VIP tickets can be purchased for $50 and include the panel, VIP seating, a meet & greet with the panelists, and access to an exclusive after-party to network and enjoy complimentary cocktails and small bites courtesy of Katsuya. Tickets are available for purchase at www.simplystylist.com.
About Sarah Pollack Boyd, Founder of Simply Stylist:
A seasoned fashion publicist, Sarah Pollack Boyd launched Simply Inc. in 2009 as an agency specializing in public relations, events and brand collaborations. Shortly after, she came up with the idea for Simply Stylist: a company that would not only focus on connecting stylists with top brands, but one that would aid in growth and development of these individuals. The success of her bi-coastal Simply Stylist fashion panel has lead to the expansion of the event, which now takes place in four major US cities and includes a beauty panel as well. Sarah has been acknowledged for her work in PR by the likes of Forbes and Marie Claire.
About Alexis Johnson, Panelist:
Alexis Johnson is Deputy Editor of Los Angeles Confidential as well as Co-founder and Creative Director of online beauty destination Beauty Bender. She is a former editor of Angeleno and has contributed to a number of publications including The Hollywood Reporter. Alexis has consulted for a number of fashion, jewelry and art companies all while covering fashion and lifestyle in Los Angeles since 2006.
About Anita Patrickson, Panelist:
Anita Patrickson is an established LA-based stylist by way of South Africa and London. Upon her arrival in Los Angeles, Anita grabbed the title of West Coast Editor at Allure, where she went on to style numerous celebrity covers. Following her career at Condé Nast, Anita began freelance styling and has worked with celebrities such as Emma Watson, Nina Dobrev, Julianne Hough and Kate Walsh. She regularly appears on America’s Next Top Model, is a spokesperson for Harper’s Bazaar, brand ambassador for Chaiken, a popular curator on OpenSky and has worked on campaigns for brands such as Nike, Target, Cover Girl and Rolex.
About Chriselle Lim, Panelist:
Chriselle Lim is founder of The Chriselle Factor, one of the most influential fashion blogs that chronicles her personal style, DIY projects and daily inspirations. A fashion veteran, she began her career working as a wardrobe stylist and later as an editor at GENLUX magazine. Chriselle launched her YouTube channel as a way to empower women by encouraging them to discover their inner beauty and using fashion to boost their confidence. Within a short period, her channel had received over 20 million views making her the #1 fashion expert on YouTube. Chriselle has gone on to collaborate with brands such as Tiffany & Co, L’Oreal, Victoria’s Secret and Condé Nast Entertainment.