What is a Smart FAM?

Smart FAMs are a fantastic way for top meeting planners to visit the locations they're most interested in booking with. You'll tour premier properties, earn CEUs, visit exciting attractions and indulge in divine eats and beverages. We cordially invite you to participate in this fully-hosted trip to accelerate your planning. 


Sunday, September 9 
AM Arrivals
1:00 PM Electric Bike Tour with Bikes and Hikes
3:15 PM Lunch at V Wine Room
6:30 PM Reception, Dinner and Tour at Andaz West Hollywood
8:00 PM Suggested Nightlife Experiences: Comedy Store Standup, Show at Troubador, Viper, Whisky a Go Go or The Roxy


Monday, September 10
10:00 AM  Breakfast on Own
11:30 AM Tour of The London West Hollywood
12:00 PM Lunch at Boxwood at The London West Hollywood
1:30 PM Speaker at The Screening Room at The London West Hollywood
3:30 PM Design District Self-Guided Tour
6:30 PM Tour and Sunset Drink at The Jeremy West Hollywood
7:00 PM Tour and Dinner at Ivory at Mondrian Los Angeles


Tuesday, September 11
10:00 AM Tour of Kimpton LA Peer
10:30 AM Brunch at Kimpton LA Peer
12:00 PM Depart


West Hollywood Smart FAM

West Hollywood is at the cultural and 

Brought to you by Smart Meetings


Fully-hosted for qualified meeting planners

September 9-11, 2018


Who Should Attend?

All qualified meeting planners who are interested in booking in West Hollywood are encouraged to apply for this unforgettable trip! Want to tour WeHo's most incredible properties? How about sample the city's most fabulous restaurants? You'll experience all this and more with Smart FAM West Hollywood. Apply today and picture yourself booking in the heart of LaLa Land.

Why Should I Attend?




Tour hip, boutique spaces and give  your attendees a truly unique, authentic meetings experience that's just so Hollywood. With a spree of function space as eclectic as Hollywood itself, this LA gem has something for everyone.

Meet West Hollywood, the heart of LaLa Land. Whether your taste is an iconic hotel or a new, hip property with an unapologetically Hollywood vibe—WeHo has a 'hood for everyone.

In WeHo, diversity is the name of the game. With Hollywood-cool, vibrant attractions, dining, bars, lounges and more around every corner, your attendees will be struck with wanderlust—with endless experiences just steps away.

Smart Meetings, the leading media company and most trusted resource for meeting professionals is excited to partner with Visit West Hollywood and welcome today's  top meeting planners to the unique and thriving city in the heart of Los Angeles County. Smart FAMs are an unbeatable way for premier meeting professionals to accelerate their planning, get a first-hand experience of the area's they want to book and receive the planner VIP treatment to top it off. We hope you'll join us for this unforgettable trip—See you in West Hollywood!


Join Us


Participating Hotels

Founded in 1984 as the 84th city in Los Angeles 

geographical heart of the Los Angeles region, 

surrounded by must-see hotspots in every 


community with a colorful and entertaining past. 

County, West Hollywood is a young, vibrant 

Its history stretches back over 300 years.

(Subject to change)

Jenn Laskey has the key to the Los Angeles social, nightlife, hospitality and events scenes. She has a diverse background in marketing, event directing, planning, producing, designing, promoting, consulting and sourcing. In January 2002, she launched RedLight Special Events & Promotions and works with more than 200 venues. Laskey has planned events for and worked on marketing with many entertainment companies, brands and celebrities such as OWN, Ellen, Hulu, Netflix, Amazon, Warner Brothers, NBC-Universal, Rihanna and Quincy Jones. This has earned her the reputation for being an Influential tastemaker and “LA’s Key.”

Education & CEUs