The Road Less Traveled

July 26th, 7-9pm @ PITCH

Join us for our next TEDxCulverCity salon as we explore what it means to take the ROAD LESS TRAVELED. Hear from four speakers who have broken the mold, creating their own unconventional career paths.  

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Mascha Davis is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) with a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree, based in Los Angeles, CA. Her journey and discovery of what it means to live an impactful life has taken her around the globe. Over five years, Mascha lived and worked in five different African countries. Beginning with the Albert Schweitzer Hospital in the jungle of Gabon, followed by Ethiopia, Darfur, Sudan and most recently South Sudan and Chad, her career has taken her to some of the most marginalized and dangerous humanitarian hotspots around the globe. In 2016, she returned home to Los Angeles to launch her private practice, through which she integrates the lessons she gleaned traveling around the world to inspire people to be healthier, more joyful and live a life of impact.


Ruby Le grew up in a strict Asian household where she was expected to get a stable job as a doctor or lawyer. With the plan already laid out for her, Ruby decided not to take the path most travelled. Ruby has always followed her life goal to make a difference in lives and decided there is no bigger impact than helping people find that special someone. She earned her Bachelors degree in Social Work and Masters degree in Marriage & Family Therapy. After working in the mental health field, she soon realized many of the challenges couples faced, were due to their incompatible personalities. Ruby is now the Lead Matchmaker at eH+ by eHarmony's. She has worked with hundreds of clients and witnessed the creation of beautiful relationships and marriages. Ruby is currently a dating coach at The Ruby Love dot com where she helps men get out of the friend-zone, gain confidence, and attract the one for them. Today, she will be telling us the answer to why it's hard to find a great date, nonetheless love.



Los Angeles based, Dmitrious Bistrevsky is an Action Actor and Circus Performer  whose work takes him around the globe. His passion for performance and athleticism did not fully take root until his early twenties. Dmitrious had long been interested in learning gymnastics, but at 6’7” was told he was too tall. His stubborn nature and unwavering belief in himself, gave him the drive to pursue a career as a stunt man, which eventually led him to fall in love with circus performance.

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Jamie Douraghy is an entrepreneur and co-founder of several companies from staffing to graphic novels, to film production and marketing. As founder of Lifeworkintegration, he facilitates workshops in the US, China, Africa and Brazil for EO chapters, Vistage groups, YPO led companies and their leadership teams. Jamie has been an EO member leader for 12 years. Having served as Chapter President, Regional Director, and Chair for EO's Global Growth Team. In May 2015 Jamie was honored to receive the EO Volunteer of the Year award.



Time: Tuesday, July 26 7-9pm

Location: 8825 National Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232

Parking: Free lot in front of building