October Featured Member: Bob Christian

Meet Bob Christian: Bob is our featured member of the month. He works in social media and produces video content for brands and destinations. How long have you been a member? I feel like I've been a member ever since I've been a Dad, but looking back I guess it's just...

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Hurricane Irma & Maria Relief

Collab&Play  wishes a swift recovery for all those affected by Hurricane Irma and Maria. These natural disasters hit close to home because two of the owners Magen and Arielle are from the US Virgin Islands, islands that suffered great losses due to Hurricane Irma and...

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September Featured Member: Paige Padgett

Meet Paige Padgett: Paige is our featured member of the month. Paige is a makeup artist, green beauty expert and authored The Green Beauty Rules. Additionally, she is co-founder of Civilized Cosmetics, a non-toxic plant based and vegan color brand. She also offers...

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Brainstorming Tools

We love sharing articles that can help those in the entrepreneurial path. Generating ideas does not have to be a stressful process. Today, there are a ton of techniques and tools that can help us get in the creative mode and write down all of our ideas. When looking...

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Collab&Play’s Favorite Books for Babies & Toddlers

It is never too early to instill a love of reading in your children. Our teachers take the time to read to your little one. Reading even in early infancy can boost vocabulary and has lasting effect on language, literacy, and early reading skills. ¹ For our youngest...

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August Featured Member: Brandy Montague

Meet Brandy Montague: Brandy Montague is our featured member of the month. Brandy is the owner of Trendy Little Sweethearts, an eco-friendly, socially conscious apparel company.  Brandy has been with Collab & Play for 1.5 years. Tell us about the work you do: I design...

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Art at Collab&Play: Emily Dennis

Our walls now have a splash of color on them thanks to our featured artist, Emily Dennis. Emily is showcasing some of her artwork at Collab&Play. Emily Dennis is an artist, painter, and horticultural designer based in Atwater Village. She creates artworks for homes,...

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July Featured Member: Liz Brown

Meet Liz Brown Liz Brown is our featured member of the month. Liz is a journalist, novelist, stand-up comedian, and social worker.  Liz brings her son to get her writing done. Liz just celebrated her 1 year anniversary with Collab&Play in June! Tell us about the work...

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June Featured Member: Jacqueline Gabert

Meet Jacqueline Gabert Jacqueline Gabert is our featured member of the month. Jacqueline has been with us since last summer, when she started bringing in her daughter while she got work done at Collab&Play.  Jacqueline is a wife, mother, and owner of IntegrativeMama....

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May Featured Member: Natalie Smyka

Meet Natalie Smyka   Natalie Smyka is  our featured member of the month. She has been with us since last September, when she started bringing her younger son in to get work done at Collab&Play. Natalie is  an actress turned filmmaker and mother of two boys. Tell us...

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The Collaboration Aspect of a Pop Up Store

Running our first Pop Up Store was fun and exciting! Not only we (the hosts) and the vendors had such a great time, it was pretty amazing to see the connection and collaboration that was generated out of this wonderful group of people. We received several walk-ins...

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