Brigadoon on the Beach | Los Angeles, California

Brigadoon is bringing together a peerless group of entrepreneurs and thought leaders for our first salon dinner in Los Angeles, California.

We will gather for a special dinner at the Jonathan Club in Santa Monica, California on Thursday, September 26 and Blue Duck Scooters Chief Business Officer Michael Keane will be our special guest speaker.

Guest Speaker: Michael Keane

Michael is the President and Chief Business Officer for Blue Duck Scooters. Michael is an international business executive with 25 years of experience in strategy, operations and finance. He was previously Head of Strategy at Digital Domain, a leading Hollywood digital film production studio, and Chief Strategy Officer for an international security company. Michael is Chairman of the Board of Group 42, Inc., and was Vice Chairman of a NYSE-listed energy company. Michael is a former Fellow of the US Department of Defense’s National Security Education Program. He has an MBA from the U. of Chicago, JD from the University of Texas and BA from the University of Southern California.

Why attend?

✔️ This will be an intimate event limited to only 20 attendees and provides open and frank discussions with all participants. Plus, you feel like a guest rather than a delegate.

✔️ Brigadoon gatherings are all powerpoint free and governed by Chatham House rules to ensure maximum conversations.

✔️ There are no lanyards or apps involved – by the end of the gathering you’ll be on first-name terms with subject matter experts from numerous industries including finance, government, business, media, architecture, design, retail, and hospitality.

✔️ Enjoy a discussion with fellow attendees on topics shaping commerce and culture in an informal and relaxed setting. Alongside the conversations and discussions, there is joyful, relaxed hospitality.

✔️ Regardless of your profession or skill set, you will be exposed to people who will inspire you to think about your work, life and home.

✔️ Brigadoon gatherings are transformational, not transactional.

Marc Ross

Based in Washington, DC, I specialize in thought leader communications and global public policy for public affairs professionals working at the intersection of globalization, disruption, and politics.

Clients hire me to ghostwrite, engage influencer networks, manage media relations, produce events, audit their communications infrastructure, consult on hiring, provide issue briefs and news generating talking points, as well as manage end to end communications projects where I assume a role of project leader and general contractor.

I work independently but provided access to a substantial global network of collaborators with expertise in websites, graphic design, audio, video, polling, data analytics, and research.

Using the latest tactics of an American political campaign with expertise shaped by being a practitioner of global business communications, I help clients tell their story and build trusted relationships with all necessary stakeholders.

Successful communications are all about STOCK = strategy, tactics, organization, consistency, and know-how.