We are on a mission to build healthy and purpose-driven communities by supporting people and companies working to do better, we’re dedicated to the grand vision of a purpose-filled and happy planet.
Our team has worked in the fashion, beauty, and wellness industries for more than 25 years collectively - both in-house and for agencies. We know the right people in the right places, making it easy for us to introduce you to people beyond your network. We are a team of senior-level thinkers, strategists and hustlers.
We understand that as your business grows, so do the challenges and opportunities you face. That's why we offer a comprehensive range of services to help you navigate the path to success.
In partnership with SIZE Advisory we work with growth-stage companies on everything from strategy and digital transformation to marketing and finance, our team of experts can help you achieve your organizational goals. We work closely with you to refine your strategy, manage cash flow, hire top talent, and raise capital.
As your business grows, it's important to stay agile and adapt to change. Our team of experienced advisors can help you stay ahead of the curve and navigate the ever-changing landscape of business.
A well known leader in the fashion and beauty recruitment space, Lara has matched hundreds of people seeking their next big career move with industry-leading brands around the world.
With more than 15 years of entrepreneurial, sales and marketing experience within the fashion industry, she has grown her own businesses and driven growth and desirability for thousands of brands. From founding THREAD Tradeshow in 2003 to holding the title of VP of Strategic Sales for MAGIC, COTERIE. PROJECT and more, she has an innate understanding of how to build successful teams from the ground up.
After co-founding Clear Cut, a successful recruitment agency that specialized in fashion, Lara realized her passions lay beyond recruitment alone and were deeply rooted in a larger vision - one where people and companies prioritized a cause larger than profitability alone. And so the idea for GOOD PEOPLE was born.
She spends her free time exploring (and cleaning up) local beaches, shopping for repurposed, vintage furniture and trying every new wellness and clean beauty product on the market.
Kate Adams is a Los Angeles-based veteran of the event and hospitality world. Over the course of a decade producing countless weddings, brand activations and affairs of every shape and size – with clients including Sweetgreen, AIDS/LifeCycle, Urban Decay, Live Nation, Eaze, San Francisco Pride, among others – Kate cultivated her team-building, talent management, and good ‘ol fashioned people skills. A natural connector, Kate’s turn to creative recruiting was a welcome evolution of her strengths and interests. She has placed everyone from CTOs and Marketing Directors to college grads just starting out on their professional journeys, spanning technology, beauty, fashion, entertainment industries, and more. She loves the process of finding perfect candidates for amazing companies.
Outside of work, you can find Kate hiking Griffith Park with her family and her dog Snacks, hunting for treasures in vintage shops and estate sales, testing out new recipes paired with natural wine, playing tennis and reading her monthly book club book.
Maureen's interest in fashion and social consciousness began undergrad, where she studied Sustainability and Design at Arizona State University. After graduation, she returned to her hometown of Chicago and decided to marry her interests and begin work in the fashion industry; first working retail at her local Anthropologie, and eventually landing a Stylist position with the startup Trunk Club, which was later acquired by Nordstrom.
When an opportunity arose to help open a new Trunk Club office in Los Angeles, Maureen took the plunge and moved out West and the rest is history! Since living in Los Angeles, Maureen has gained experience in traditional wholesale with a leading premium denim brand, and most recently spent four years in the fashion tradeshow world; managing event sales within the footwear and Women's clothing categories of the MAGIC and COTERIE trade events.
Ten years and many different roles later, Maureen knows what it takes to succeed in the Fashion and Wellness world, and is excited to connect great people with even better companies alongside the GOOD PEOPLE team.
In her free time, Maureen enjoys exploring Southern California with her dog, Lagree pilates, geeking out over the latest skincare products, and beach days with her friends.
Hailing from California, Sarah's journey into the world of sales was a natural progression fueled by her innate talent for connecting with others. With years of experience in sales for recruiting agencies under her belt, she's honed her skills in leading talent acquisition strategies for growing companies.
Sarah has experience in building out tech and digital marketing teams for leading CPG brands and their agencies.
Sarah's expertise extends far beyond the confines of the office. With a background in event production and a love for the dramatic arts nurtured in the bustling streets of NYC theater, she infuses strong communication and people skills into her approach with every client.
Sarah finds solace in the great outdoors, indulging her passion for health and wellness through hiking and transforming classic baked goods into guilt-free treats. Her commitment to ethical living extends to her love of fashion, where she keeps a keen eye on the sustainable brands for inspiration.