Amanda Slavin is a former teacher and event planner who just happened to be given a great opportunity… to build communities with some of the world’s top minds in business and creativity. That opportunity birthed CatalystCreativ, a one-of-a-kind “community design firm” that focuses on developing ecosytems that foster seemingly serendipitous moments of networking, education, and collaboration. Her firms first client? Tony Hseih’s Downtown Project, a $350 million dollar effort to rethink downtown Las Vegas and the world at large. Now her company’s sights are set on new cities, brands, and organizations in need of inspiration. On Innovation Crush, Amanda shares her journey, her passion, and the inherent nuances of creating a truly unique method of inspiring the world to think greater.