Brent Bolthouse is the visionary and creator behind one of Los Angeles' most popular lounges, The Bungalow. Brent sat down to talk about the concept behind the restaurant/bar, and what makes it so popular in the notoriously cyclical nightlife industry.

Brent also tells us what he's done to curate a crowd and attract the right people. He says creating the right atmosphere is crucial, and having an environment that people are comfortable going to repeatedly helps with brand loyalty.

The Bungalow is throwing a New Year's Eve party that will be one of the biggest in Los Angeles, with DJ Jason Bentley and KCRW. Tickets are currently at