Lauren Malis is a conduit. She has years of experience in the areas of Brand strategy, Public Relations, Governmental Relations, Business Development, Investor Relations, Events and Marketing. During and after college Lauren worked at ESPN and The William Morris Agency, where she worked and associated with many top athletes and celebrities. Through relationships that she built, Lauren got involved in politics and worked on many political campaigns. She was tapped to work with US Senator D’Amato of NY and the after working on a successful Governor’s campaign for the State of New York. She was appointed by New York Governor Pataki to the position of Director of Communications and Special Projects for the Economic Development Agency, Empire State Development under the leadership of Ambassador Charles Gargano. In that capacity, Lauren handled communications and protocol for the agency. In her role she worked on several projects, including The Revitalization of 42nd Street and Times Square, The Hudson River Park Conservancy and many other real estate projects as well as the iconic I Love New York Campaign. She also worked on many joint projects such as The Tribeca Film Festival, Fashion Week and the UN 50th Anniversary where she was a featured speaker across the state. Lauren served as the Senior Advisor to the Chairman on many issues including UN Relations.
After 3 terms, Lauren started a private consulting practice, The Luxe Group. She has consulted with many Non- Profit organizations, B to B and B to C Brands- including The Miss Universe Organization, The Red Cross, Tri-County Animal Rescue, The Guild for the Blind, POST, The Our Rock Project, Hippocrates Health Institute, NFL Properties, Maysles Films, The Trump Organization, Goldman Sachs, CS First Boston, The Roosevelt Group, The Liberty Fund, AVIV Vodka, Seacoast, NV Perricone, Mohegan Sun and The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. She has branded events such as the Food and Wine Festival, The Sopranos Finale at The Hardrock Casino, Hardrock & Ride Car Auction & Show. She collaborated with The President- elect Donald J. Trump to create The Trump Concert Series at his various properties across the country. She also served as an advisor to the Trump Organization on various initiatives. She also works with a variety of Non Profits for fundraising and strategy. She is also a Co-Founder of Colossal Brands, a consumer product and media company
She has developed a vegan skincare and make-up line that will launch in 2019.
She currently sits on the Board of Weedoo Boats, NAWBO- Palm Beach, WISETRIBE, Hippocrates Health Institute, TEDx Boca Raton and The OurRock Project.
She graduated from University of Hartford, CT School of Broadcasting and Institute of Integrative Nutrition.