The show notes from The Shine this past Saturday.
View this email in your browser
Thank you for supporting The Shine this past Saturday!

Here are the show notes from the event:

Cross Campus is offering special promotions to The Shine community:

  • Santa Monica - Reserve a dedicated desk for $500 (normally $600)
  • Downtown LA - 15% discount on all offices for teams of 2 to 20 people; 24/7 shared space memberships at $325 (normally $400); $50 discount on all other memberships
  • Pasadena - Interior offices starting at $900 until the end of January; Dedicated desks for $500 (normally $600)


  • Winter salad of Mixed greens and kale with almond toasted onion rings, dehydrated olives, fennel, spicy pepitas and vegan nut dressing 
  • Beaming Buddha bowl with vegan zucchini soup, quinoa and kale 
  • Cashew love brittle with 23 super foods
  • Beaming almond butter chocolate chip cookie 
  • Superfood chocolate chip banana bread with chia, hemp, flax and almond flours

All vegan food supplied by Beaming Cafe.

Organic honey, lemon, ginger tea made by The Shine team.

Photos from the event

Photo credit:
Todd Westphal Photography


Light Watkins

The Meditation Guide:
Keith Mitchell

Featured Performers:
Baba Joe (opened the show) 

Melissa Polinar (performed after the meditation)

Decora (closed the show)

Keynote Speaker:
Leon Logothetis
YouTube channel

The name of Leon's book is The Kindness Diaries

Opening Video: Welcome to the Conscious Club
Shine on Challenge Video: Nuzi used the S.O.C. for the PATH
iShine video: Marketing for Good campaign at LMU 

The LMU Marketing for Good Campaign students are continuing their pledge to give back to their community even though the semester assignment is over. The Seco Jackets team will continue to provide rain jackets to the homeless through this El Nino winter season with the help of funding and support from our community. To make a contribution to the Seco Rain Jackets for the Homeless, visit the students' donation page here.

Shine T-Shirts:

Contact Tony if you're interested in pre-purchasing a Shine t-shirt before the next event.

The Shine Team:
Founder & host: Light Watkins -
Co-Producer: Dhru Purohit -
Program Coordinator: Alison Burger -
Event Coordinator: Megan Monohan -
Volunteer Coordinator: Kaya Purohit -

Follow The Shine on social media:
YouTube channel (find past Shine talks and performances)

Please use #theshinemovement when you post about The Shine.

Interested in volunteering at The Shine?
Please email us at with your name and contact information, and let us know how you would like to help with The Shine.

Interested in sponsoring The Shine?
We are looking for brands who would like to partner with our events. Please contact if you are interested in sponsoring The Shine.

Nominate someone to present or perform at The Shine?
Please email us at with your name and contact information, website, bio, and include a couple of links to samples of their talks or performances.

Do you have an amazing idea for the Shine On Challenge?
If so, please tell us about it. Sometimes, people who are selected at the event aren't able to follow through on their challenge. So we are assembling a list of people who have ideas for the Shine On Challenge, and who are able to execute them quickly. To submit your idea, go to and fill out the form.

Upcoming Events:
The next LA Shine is Saturday, March 5, 2016, featuring former NBA player-turned-author Paul Shirley. Purchase your ticket here

The next NYC Shine is Tuesday, February 23, 2016. Get info here

Thanks again for participating, and Shine on!

Team Shine

P/S Please forward this message to any guests that you brought along to The Shine and have them sign up on our website for notifications about future events.

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list