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Presented by VMSD
SEP 30-OCT 2, 2019 | Westin Copely Place, Boston, MA

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Christen Soares

Christen Soares
Principal
Field Paoli Architects

Specializing in architectural design for retail and food and beverage, Christen Soares is the wizard behind some of Field Paoli’s most innovative retail and food projects – the mastermind who put a craft brewery in a grocery store and a mini-golf course in a historic landmark. Clients such as Whole Foods, Blue Bottle Coffee and Vino Volo attest to Christen’s ability to leverage the role of architecture in merchandising strategies. Her work for Whole Foods has won awards from SADI and the AIA. She is a licensed architect in the State of California and holds a Bachelor of Interior Design from the University of Oregon.

Speaking Session(s)

Interactive Workshop: Scent: The Forgotten Storyteller in the Retail Environment