Fast Forward 2018

Fast Forward's 2018 series presented on six topics: The Future of Work, The Future of Retail, and The Future of Money in the spring, followed by The Future of E-Commerce, The Future of Finance, and The Future of Hospitality in the fall. Each event featured Marla Beck, CEO and Co-Founder of Bluemercury, in conversation with a different visionary woman entrepreneur. These women - visionaries in their fields - discussed real-world implications, opportunities, and challenges presented by future trends in their industries. 

  • March 20: The Future of Work with Anna Auerbachco-founder and co-CEO of Werk 
  • April 24: The Future of Retail with Mei Xuco-founder and CEO of Chesapeake Bay Candle and CEO of Blissliving Home 
  • May 24: The Future of Money with Marla Blow, founder and CEO of FS Card Inc. 
  • October 24: The Future of E-Commerce with Susan Tynan, CEO and founder of Framebridge
  • November 15: The Future of Finance with Sallie Krawcheck, CEO and co-founder of Ellevest
  • December 13: The Future of Hospitality with Sheila Johnson, founder and CEO of Salamander Hotels & Resorts

View full videos from our events in the Fast Forward video gallery, and click here to see any upcoming Fast Forward events. To be the first to hear about new events as they're announced, sign up for Halcyon's email list

Featured Speakers

Anna Auerbach

Co-Founder and Co-CEO

Marla Blow

Founder and CEO
FS Card Inc.

Mei Xu

Founder and CEO
Chesapeake Bay Candle and Blissliving Home

Susan Tynan

Founder and CEO

Sallie Krawcheck

CEO and Co-Founder