Day 1

Tuesday, May 12

8:00 am to Noon

Nir Eyal
Consultant, Educator
Author of "Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products"
9:30am – 10:00am (Break)
Noon – 1:00pm (Lunch)
1:00pm – 2:30pm

David Meerman Scott
Marketing & Sales Strategist
Author of "The New Rules of Sales and Service: How to Use Agile Selling, Real-Time Customer Engagement, Big Data, Content and Storytelling to Grow Your Business"

2:30pm – 3:00pm (Break)
3:00pm – 4:30pm

Paul Akers
Founder and President of FastCap
Author of "2 Second Lean: How to Grow People and Build a Fun Lean Culture"

4:30pm – 5:30pm

John Sviokla
Principal, Leader PwC Global Thought
Co-Author of "The Self-Made Billionaire Effect: How Extreme Producers Create Massive Value"

5:30pm – 6:30pm (Networking Reception)


Day 2

Wednesday, May 13

8:00am – 10:00am

John Warrillow
Founder of The Sellability Score, Creator of The Value Builder System
Author of "The Automatic Customer, Creating a Subscription Business in Any Industry"

10:00am – 10:30am (Break)
10:30am – Noon

Christine Comaford
Neuroscience-Based Leadership and Culture Coach
Author of "Smart Tribes: How Teams Become Brilliant Together"

Noon – 1:00pm (Lunch)
1:00pm – 3:00pm

Nick Nanton
Marketing & Sales Strategist
Author of "Story Selling: Hollywood Secrets Revealed How To Sell Without Selling"
3:00pm – 3:30pm (Break)
3:30pm – 5:00pm

Verne Harnish
Founder and CEO of Gazelles
Author of "Scaling Up, How a Few Companies Make It… and Why the Rest Don’t"

5:00pm (Summit Adjourns)



Highlights of The 2015 Leadership Summit

Hooked Author Nir Eyal interview with Verne Harnish
The New Rules of Sales and Service Author David Meerman Scott interview with Verne Harnish
2 Second Lean Author Paul Akers interview with Verne Harnish
The Self-Made Billionaire Effect Author John Sviokla interview with Verne Harnish
The Automatic Customer Author John Warrillow interview with Verne Harnish
Smart Tribes Author Christine Comaford interview with Verne Harnish
Story Selling Author Nick Nanton interview with Verne Harnish

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Dr. Steven Hotze, CEO, Hotze Enterprises

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