Santa Monica (CA) Chapter
Welcome to our Santa Monica & West L.A. area page! The Holistic Chamber of Commerce is a growing organization representing holistic professionals, practitioners, and businesses. We encourage and promote healthy living and support the professionals and businesses that make it possible. We have many chapters throughout the greater L.A. region, throughout the United States, and Canada
The Santa Monica Chapter's vision is to create community, come together to develop friendships and alliances, inspire one another and have fun growing our businesses. We are a community of support to one another by sharing our expertise and referrals. Prosperity is for everyone! We need to claim it and co-create it! The way to success is by helping other people get what they want. Let's share the blessings and have some FUN!
April Meeting: Tuesday the 17th from 7:00-9:30 pm
Location: CHANGE OF VENUE!!! OsteoStrong 12712 Washington Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90066 www.osteostrongla.com 424-331-1404
STREET PARKING-COME EARLY!
How to Use Creativity to Fuel Your Business? Let the experts share with you how...
Vivian Geffen - www.creativitymuse.com
Vivian is our very own Santa Monica Chapter Creativity Muse! Vivian Geffen creates experiential workshops for personal transformation and authentic self-expression. She is a skilled facilitator and teacher who usesApplied Improvisation, Creative Thinking and NLPto bolster confidence and self-expression. She enjoys taking tools that businesses use to address creative challenges and teaches them to individuals who are navigating transitions in their own lives. She has delivered signature workshops at conferences around the country and holds a Master’s Degree in Creativity from SUNY Buffalo.
Stephanie is Co-Owner and Director of Massage Therapy at Oasis Palisades. For over 30 years, Stephanie has been doing massage and now she specializes in working with people with cancer and pain.Right out of High School, Stephanie went to School to be a medical assistant. The first Medical Doctor she worked for believed in preventive medicine and treated people holistically so from the beginning of her career she has been exposed to alternative and preventive medicine. She worked for that doctor for 5 years full time and another 10 years one day a week while she was the office manager for a Holistic Chiropractor. Stephanie then worked for him for 18 years before opening Oasis Palisades with Toni Balfour, an Acupuncturist. Oasis Palisades is a wellness center offering Acupuncture, Herbs, Massages and Organic Facials all customized for your health and beauty. Oasis Palisades also manufactures a line of herbs for pets called Qi Blends. There are 12 very specific formulas for problems that dogs and cats have. Stephanie also teaches Bellydancing, Zumba and have created a new free dance called Mindful Movement Meditation. She has branded herself as YOUR Intentional Happiness Enthusiast because what is the alternative? To be unhappy? NO ONE wants to be unhappy. She also does tapping on affirmations every morning for Abundance and Confidence.
Van Lai-DuMone - www.worksmartadvantage.com
Van Lai-DuMone is a corporate trainer who sparks creativity in individuals and groups. She is the founder of Worksmart, mobilizing companies to discover and utilize creativity at every level of their organization so that ideas are shared freely, and all voices are heard.
She brings over 15 years of leadership in learning and development, entrepreneurship, and business consulting to her corporate clients, including Google, Media Arts Lab and Skirball Cultural Center. In addition, Van started Craft Your Life Workshops - designing creative workshops for women to connect and create.
As a Certified LEGO® Serious Play® Facilitator and Kaizen Muse® Creativity Coach, Van delivers unique hands-on activities that engage participants in a tactile and meaningful way.
Nosh: Organic food and desserts lovingly prepared by Marie Espino of Meals with Marie 310-490-4160
Organic wines will be served.
Kangen Water will be available as well.
Early Bird through Friday, April 13, 2018:
Members: $20 + Conscious City Guide fees
Guests: $25 + Conscious City Guide fees
General Admission from Saturday, April 14th through 6:30 pm on Day of Event:
Members: $25 + Conscious City Guide fees
Guests: $30 + Conscious City Guide fees
At the door $35 for Members and $40 for Non-Members
Register by clicking HERE!
Have questions? Please contact Chantalynn and Micaela at SMCA@HolisticChamberOfCommerce.com
2018 Upcoming Meetings:
April 17, May 15, June 19, July 17, August 21, September 18, October 16, November 20, and December 18 for our Holiday Party