Hasty Honarkar is an accomplished senior business professional with broad retail marketing experience, encompassing strategic planning, qualitative & quantitative research, interactive marketing, creative development, media planning & buying, database/direct-marketing, public relations, sales promotion, and visual merchandising, with the ability and skill set to provide creative, innovative, enthusiastic and forward-thinking leadership in a team environment. She is focused on achieving continuous, improved business performance and has additional hands on experience in retail store build-out/development, acquisitions, site selection and lease negotiations in order to build a cohesive and consistent brand. Hasty incorporates knowledge of Urban Planning & Development, Geography, and Environmental Studies within development projects and emphasizes importance of connecting with the surrounding community to ensure continued success.
Hasty has attended UCLA where she studied Geography/Environmental Studies. She has also attended Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising – Orange County (FIDM). She is a Laguna Beach Resident and graduated from Laguna Beach High School.