Inspire. Experience. Elevate.
atelier: the brandhabit retreat
Austin, TX | October 17-21, 2019
It’s time to transform the way you do business.
The Atelier is a game-changing brand experience for female owned wellness and lifestyle brands, the solopreneurs and the small business owners ready to elevate their voice and brand for the big picture. The Atelier is for those that desire an intimate yet transformative setting, to elevate and position your brand experience for success with a team of experts and like-minded peers available to inspire, guide and support you in deepening your understanding of your goals with your business.
the most rewarding investment you can make for your brand.
The Atelier is a transformative five days in luxury, business strategy and direction inspired by the natural beauty and lifestyle of Austin. You’ll be surrounded by passionate and driven entrepreneurs, all while learning how to elevate your brand experience, implementing game-changing tools and techniques, and building long term strategy that aligns with your short term and long term goals.
You will leave the retreat with a new found confidence in your brand story and experience ready to deliver results.
You will be surrounded by women that share the same drive and motivation as you to reach their goals in business and life. You’ll have the opportunity to learn with and from, savvy and strong business women that have established themselves in their desired field of expertise and are ready to level up their message and reach alongside you. You’ll gain new insights along with new friendships. We are here to support, encourage and to guide you.
No details will be overlooked in your experience with us. You will be working with and learning from a group of experts and like-minded female business owners to bring clarity to your vision. You will also have a fully styled and directed photoshoot with the art direction of Seana and the expert eye of Corin. No stock imagery needed for your brand because you will have access to more than 100 images to use for your brand direction. You’ll have a complete and cohesive brand and memories to last a lifetime.
The knowledge, experience and support of our Founder + Creative Director, Seana to position your brand for success on all levels. We’ll work together to structure long term strategy and direction for your brand and business. You’ll learn where and how to present your brand story across your digital presence from your website to social media in a way that represents you and your client base and how that translates to your physical business space as well. You’ll have a complete vision on what you need for your brand.
the start of something beautiful...
The Brandhabit Retreat is an elevated experience. Transformative tools, content and direction led by knowledgable and experienced teachers. This is an inspirational, game-changing and elevated experience from start to finish. It’s not just about work. It's about aligning your business goals with the tangible and the big picture, making memories, sharing stories and forming friendships with other women working at your level.
This is Brandhabit.
Spaces is limited (10 women) on this in demand retreat. We recommend booking early if you would like to join us.
THE PREP WORK: OCTOBER 8 - 15, 2019
Seana and the Brandhabit team will start diving into your existing brand to create a customized strategy and direction that is unique to you and your brand experience. By the time we meet in Austin, we will have your business and creative strategy in place. But the fun really begins when we meet in person.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17th: Destination Austin, TX
This is the start of something beautiful. A day to take a deep breath and exhale. A day to prepare for the transformative work that you are here to experience. A day to relax and know that you are in good hands.
Seana and the Atelier team will be available to greet you upon arrival at the private luxury residence. You will have time to lounge by the pool, read a book and get acquainted with your fellow entrepreneurs and luxurious accommodations.
A casual night of cocktails and dinner will begin at 7pm. There will be laughter, sharing of stories as we prepare for an experience of transformation.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18th:
THE FOUNDATION OF YOUR BUSINESS
MORNING: BRAND STRATEGY: embody your brand + message
You will be working with Seana to learn how to gain clarity with your services, exude confidence when you work with your clients and instill your values in your brand and message.
MID-DAY: GUEST SPEAKERS and Q+A
Legal Matters - Setting up your legal entity, contracts, trademarks and the details you may not have thought of to protect your business for the long run.
SEO and Search Strategy - It’s a marketing plan for the long run. It takes time but when it is done right, you will see results.
The first day of photoshoots will take place at pre-determined locations based on style direction for each brand. For the attendees not scheduled for a photoshoot on this day, you will have time for self care to lounge by the pool, take a walk or continue working on your brand voice.
EVENING: GOING LOCAL
We will pause our work at 6pm to get ready for a night of fun, friendship and laughter enjoying a night out for dinner and enjoying the local scene.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19th:
BUILDING A BRAND FOR THE BIG PICTURE
MORNING: BRAND STRATEGY: creative direction
Learn from Seana how your visual story is just as important your brand experience as your service. You will learn how small changes can have a huge impact on your business.
MID-DAY: GUEST SPEAKER and Q+A
Building a Lifestyle Brand for Wellness - Lori Earley of Acupuncture Haven will join us to provide insight into how she has grown a successful wellness brand based on her own personal health experiences and business acumen.
The second day of photoshoots will take place at pre-determined locations based on style direction for each brand. For the attendees not scheduled for a photoshoot on this day, you will have time for self care to lounge by the pool, take a walk or continue working on your business.
EVENING: AUSTIN AT NIGHT
We will pause our work at 6pm for another night of friendship, sharing of stories and support while enjoying the fun nightlife of Austin.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20th:
DELIVERING A BRAND EXPERIENCE FOR YOUR AUDIENCE
MORNING: SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY: Instagram, Pinterest, Email Campaigns and Blogging
We will start the day with a quiet walk and meditation before starting work on the power of leaning back, when to not push, and being okay with taking time to pause in your life.
MID-DAY: GUEST SPEAKERS and Q+A
Crafting Copy that Converts - Your story and your message matters. Learn how to present your offerings and services in a clean, clear and easy to read manner that your audience immediately understands and has an interest in learning more.
The final day of photoshoots will take place at pre-determined locations based on style direction for each brand. For the attendees not scheduled for a photoshoot on this day, you will have time for self care to lounge by the pool, enjoy some of the local shopping and dining, or continue working on your brand strategy and direction.
EVENING: LOCAL DELIGHTS
We will complete our work at 6pm for our last night of friendship, sharing of stories and support while enjoying all that Austin has to offer.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 21st: DEPARTURE
We’ll say our goodbyes and share our plans for the upcoming weeks in implementing the strategies that we have built out together. We are here to support and raise you up as you accomplish the goals you have set during our time together.
This is a luxurious, all-inclusive brand retreat for female entrepreneurs in the wellness and lifestyle sphere that's been designed and thoughtfully planned to be the experience of a lifetime. You deserve this for yourself and for your business. We've taken care of every detail, including some surprises along the way, so you can focus on getting the most out of our time together and building a bold beautiful brand.
This is a luxurious, inclusive five-day retreat for female entrepreneurs. Included in your investment is:
Creative Direction + Strategy Guidance and Support on aligning what fulfills you and makes you happy in both your personal and professional goals.
Brand Audit + Strategy A full audit of your existing brand and how implementing small changes can have a huge impact.
Brand Story How to build and position your brand story with copy that speaks to your audience. Content is essential to your brand experience and we are including it as part of the retreat. We’ll dive into your unique persona and voice and bring to the forefront of your brand story.
Social Media Strategy We will create a long term strategy for your online presence from styling and content to engagement.
Search Strategy - Best practices for SEO and search strategy for social media.
Marketing Strategy - The best practices and platforms for email campaigns, social media, traditional marketing and more.
Photoshoot with Styling Fully branded photoshoot shot on a location that is in alignment with your new brand experience. You’ll receive up to 60 images, along with copyright to use throughout your website and social media. Yes! 60 images just from your personal photo shoot. *Up to two wardrobe changes and a full 1.5 hours with Corin.
Business Strategy You will have access to all of the necessary and vital tools to manage your brand for the long term.
Accommodation in a private luxury home. You will have your own private room to unwind at the end of the day, make those personal phone calls, and to sleep comfortably.
Your meals and drinks are provided within the luxury home. A glass or two of wine with dinner. Light fare for snacks, breakfast, lunch and dinner. *Excursions outside of the private residence such as dinner at local eateries is not included.
Daily morning walks, yoga and guided meditations.
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:
Your travel/flights to Austin, TX.
Transfers from the airport. We recommend using Uber for transfer from the airport to the private home.
Snacks, eating out and excursions. We will be pausing our work at 6pm each day. We believe in work life balance and want you to experience the sights and sounds of Austin once we have completed our work each day. This is about self care too.
Meet the Team
Our in-house Renaissance woman, Creative Director and Brand Strategist Seana, has built a reputation for delivering brand experiences that drive results for her discerning clients. She brings creativity, clarity and a big picture vision to every project she works on while removing the overwhelm and anxiety from the branding process. She’s your friend, your advisor and strategist. She’ll help you learn how to work smarter to align with your personal and professional goals.
Our Lead Photographer here at Brandhabit, Corin considers herself an artist first, then photographer. She believes photography is simply the means of expression because it produces a high level of human connection, and it blesses others. Corin has a magical touch to everyone and everything that she captures with her lense. She will be working with each of our attendees in a fully styled photoshoot shot on a location that is on point for each attendee’s brand direction. Just wait until you see what she brings out in you.
Our guest speakers are experts in photography, search strategy, legal formation for business entities, content creators, and industry leaders in wellness and lifestyle. Names to be announced soon.
Austin is a vibrant, and laid back destination. Just a short drive from Houston and Dallas, Austin is a city full of energy, style, innovation and inspiration to fuel your new brand strategy and direction.
From the moment you arrive you will be energized by the local scene. Stylish private rooms, warm and inviting living spaces and a lush landscape with pool will ensure you feel fully rejuvenated as well as having plenty of Instagram worthy photo opportunities. Yes, we think of everything!
Space is limited to 10 women for this intimate and transformative retreat for discerning and established wellness and lifestyle brands.
Receive full access to the retreat and trainings, along with a personal community of female business owners and professionals to guide you in achieving your goals.
You can reserve your space now for only $1,125.
*Payable in 4 installments.
To be paid in full no later than September 2, 2019
terms of booking: the fine print
The retreat is paid for over two months or 4 months (dependent on your package choice) and will be automatically charged each month to the credit card number you provide. Payments MUST be made each month or you WILL lose your space. Please monitor your email accounts accordingly.
The Atelier is an in-demand event, therefore, we ask that you are serious about filling your space at the retreat. It’s important to us that each and every person that registers is ALL IN - no back and forth, no second guessing. There are no refunds for this event. We can’t offer refunds for illness, flight delays or any other circumstances that are out of our control. Please make sure that you have the proper insurance in place to cover for an event such as this. Please make sure this retreat is right for you. If you have any questions that are not covered above, please contact us.
We include breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as water, tea and coffee and as noted above, while at the private residence. We DO NOT cover, nor do we provide meals when going out for excursions and on the evenings we eat at a local establishment. Please plan accordingly.
HOW MANY PEOPLE WILL BE AT THE RETREAT?
Ten guests plus the our team members will be present. We’ll have the private residence to ourselves so that we can be at ease, comfortable and relaxed during our time together.
IS THIS RETREAT FOR WOMEN ONLY?
Yes. This retreat has been designed specifically for female entrepreneurs. We will be hosting an event in the future that will be open to our male entrepreneur friends. If you would like to be added to the list, please contact us.
I AM JUST STARTING OUT IN MY ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNEY, IS THIS RETREAT RIGHT FOR ME?
The Austin Retreat is best for those entrepreneurs that have been in business a minimum of one year and are looking to elevate their brand experience for the next chapter of business. We would love to learn about your new business and your vision, you can contact us to learn more about working with us outside of the retreat.