Work-Life 7/13/2015

PHOTO RECAP: Shmooz at Agenda Show

Last Thursday the Shmooz season kicked off at Agenda Show in Long Beach, California. The biannual career fair gave candidates an open platform to connect with 15 leading companies in the action sports, lifestyle and streetwear industries. To help attendees get the most from their time at the Shmooz and job search as a whole, the event began with a Work-Life themed roundtable featuring industry and career experts to offer up advice on how to approach and execute a successful job hunt.

Companies joining the Shmooz at Agenda this year included: Oakley, Asics, Quiksilver/Roxy/DC Shoes, Volcom, Surfline, 5.11 Tactical, Billabong, Fox, Lee & London, Sikkshades, TOMS, Pac Sun, Tilly's, Manduka, Rip Curl, Hayden Shapes, Adaptive Action Sports, Leslie Juvin-Acker of LJA Coaching, and

Check out our photo recap from the event:

Over 750 people registered for the Shmooz!

Our panelists shared their insights on "The Hunt". They included (left to right): Amber Costello - Director of HR at Surfline, Karina Philyaw - HR Director at Fox, Executive & Leadership Coach Leslie Juvin-Acker, and John Seely - Talent Acquisition at Oakley

Leslie Juvin-Acker (left) of LJA Coaching joined us for the Shmooz offering career advice. Here she is pictured with Malakye's Kelly Bader

Adaptive Action Sports came out to promote the importance of community within the action sports and lifestyle industries

Quiksilver, Roxy and DC Shoes

Pac Sun






Hayden Shapes

5.11 Tactical


Rip Curl



Lee & London / Sikkshades