Two days of educational/inspirational workshop created by women, for women in the hospitality industry. Fab is about knowledge, education and setting oneself up for success in business. It’s about moving forward, standing up for yourself, being brave, baller and seriously badass. It’s about women supporting women in their life goals. It’s about empowerment and making that shit happen!

FAB’S 48 HOURS INCLUDES:

BADASS KICKOFF SPEAKERS
TWO WORKSHOP TRACKS TO CHOOSE FROM
CURATED SALONS
CONVERSATIONS WITH PANELS OF INDUSTRY LEADERS
INTROSPECTION
DINNERS AT SOME OF CHARLESTON’S BEST RESTAURANTS WITH SELECT SPEAKERS
DELICIOUS FOOD AND DRINK (OF COURSE!)
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THE TRACKS

FAB

101

Designed for women currently working in the hospitality industry who might be interested, one-day, in owning their own business. Or, for those of you that have ZERO interest in ownership, but want to be an MVP where you are now or where you decide to work, then this is for you. Doesn’t matter if your FOH, BOH, or in your own house, you're going to learn just what it takes to have a successful business in this crazy industry. You are our future!

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FAB

202

For the women that took that leap of faith, trusted their own vision and now find themself as a business owner in a mostly male dominated industry. We developed specific content that will cover issues affecting your business currently as well as the future. These curated sessions will be relevant, thought provoking, impactful and full of conversation.

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Let’s Continue This Over Dinner

Exclusively for Fab attendees! Join other Fab Attendees and Fab Speakers for an intimate dinner at some of Charleston’s best restaurants. See below for the full list of restaurants, and which Speaker will be dining where. Dinners will take place Monday and Tuesday evenings at 8pm. All reservations are first-come, first-served. Please contact the participating restaurant and have your Eventbrite order number handy to reserve your place at the table.

MONDAY - June 12th, 2017

  • Butcher & Bee
  • Choose dinner with Dana Cowin or Missy Robbins
  • SOLD OUT
  • Email us.
  • $75.00 per person
  • Charleston Grill
  • Barbara Lynch
  • Email us for info.
  • $150.00 per person
  • Edmund's Oast
  • Jennifer Cole
  • Call 843.727.1145
  • $75.00 per person
  • Magnolia's
  • Alice Cheng
  • Call Mary Forlano at 843.937.4012 ext 229
  • $55.00 per person
  • Le Farfalle
  • Choose dinner with Angie Mosier or Sarah Robbins, or Kat Kinsman
  • Call 843.212.0920
  • $50.00 per person
  • Indaco
  • Choose dinner with Carolyn Richmond & Susan Spikes, or Nancy Cushman & Sam Appel
  • Email Cullen Wyatt
  • $50.00 per person
  • The Macintosh
  • Choose dinner with Amanda Kludt or Camilla Marcus & Maureen Cushing
  • Email Julie Merlino
  • $65.00 per person
  • Leon's
  • Choose dinner with Jen Hidinger or Maneet Chauhan
  • Email Us
  • $50.00 per person

TUESDAY - June 13th, 2017

  • Butcher & Bee
  • Choose dinner with Homa Dashtaki or Carrie Morey
  • Email us
  • $75.00 per person
  • Charleston Grill
  • Maneet Chauhan
  • Email Us
  • $150.00 per person
  • Edmund's Oast
  • Amanda Kludt
  • Call 843.727.1145
  • $75.00 per person
  • Magnolia's
  • Susan Spikes
  • Call Mary Forlano at 843.937.4012 ext.229
  • $55.00 per person
  • Le Farfalle
  • Choose dinner with Helen Johannesen or Sam Appel & Marie Petulla
  • Call 843.212.0920
  • $50.00 per person
  • McCrady's Tavern
  • Barbara Lynch
  • SOLD OUT
  • Email Kristin Cunningham
  • $45.00 per person
  • Leon's
  • Choose dinner with Carolyn Richmond & Rosanne Martino
  • Email Us
  • $50.00 per person
  • The Grocery
  • Elizabeth Meltz, Pam Lewy, & Nancy Selzer
  • Call 843.301.8825
  • $65.00 per person
  • Cannon Green
  • Choose dinner with Alice Cheng or Jennifer Cole
  • Email Justin
  • $85.00 per person
  • 492
  • Jen Hidinger
  • Email us
  • $85.00 per person
  • Trattoria Lucca
  • Nancy Cushman
  • Call 843.973.3323
  • $56.00 per person

UNDERWRITER AND SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE.

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SPEAKERS

101 Track Topics

  • Drafting a Business Plan
  • Real Estate
  • Investors
  • HR & Employment Laws
  • Creating Your Brand
  • Growing Your Brand
  • Food Waste and Sustainability
  • Diversity
  • Life Balance
  • Growth & Development
  • Hiring
  • Expansion
SPEAKERS

202 Track Topics

  • Keeping Your Business Relevant
  • Media Outreach and Relations
  • Business and The Bottom Line
  • Labor Laws
  • Community Positioning
  • Mentorship
  • Making Money

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

Fab Scholarships are open to all women in the hospitality industry. Please complete the form below. All fields must be complete. Scholarship recipients receive FREE admission to FAB Workshop. Excludes travel, lodging, & speaker dinners. Applications due by May 5, 2017.

Questions? Contact us at info@thisisfab.com. Deadline for applications is May 5th. All scholarship recipients will be notified by May 12th.