Speakers

Iyanla Vanzant

Keynote Speaker

From welfare mother to New York Times best-selling author, from the Brooklyn projects to Emmy Award winner, from broken pieces to peace, Vanzant is one of the country’s most celebrated writers and public speakers, and she’s among the most influential, socially engaged and acclaimed spiritual life coaches.

Vanzant is the host and executive producer of the award-winning breakout hit “Iyanla: Fix My Life,” the No.1 reality show on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.

She holds multiple degrees — including a law degree from City University of New York — and was named one of Ebony magazine’s 100 most influential black Americans. She gained notoriety with a popular segment on The Oprah Winfrey Show in the late ‘90s and went on to write 15 books, including six New York Times best sellers.


Gloria Mayfield Banks

Keynote Speaker

Gloria Mayfield Banks has broken barriers with Mary Kay, becoming the first black woman to be named an independent elite executive national sales director with the cosmetics giant.

Gloria Mayfield Banks is an internationally renown entrepreneur, speaker and author who overcame dyslexia to earn degrees from Howard and Harvard universities. She also overcame domestic abuse to become the top-ranked elite national sales director for Mary Kay, leading a multimillion-dollar sales team. In her book Quantum Leaps, she gives readers 10 tips to help them soar personally and professionally.

Described as “energy in motion,” Mayfield Banks’s dynamic leadership style has been featured in Fortune, Black Enterprise, Glamour, and Ebony, as well as numerous TV appearances. Besides training professionals on six continents, the Baltimore resident founding partner of Charisma Factor, a corporate event planning company.


Darnyelle Jervey Harmon

Darnyelle Jervey Harmon

CEO, Business Growth Speaker & Strategist
Juliet Jones

Juliet Jones

CEO, Author, Speaker, Coach at VIP Fortune 500 Consulting
Deborah Gardner, CMP

Deborah Gardner, CMP

A Swimming Champion Turned Author & Performance Expert

Jewel Tankard

Jewel Tankard

Global Economist, Star of Bravo
Loren Fogelman

Loren Fogelman

Top-Ranked Business Success Coach, Keynote Speaker, Author
Shawn Harper

Shawn Harper

Former 7-Year NFL Player, Investor, CEO of American Services and Protection

Trevor Otts

Trevor Otts

The Billion Dollar Brand Man
Trish Leto

Trish Leto

Live Video Marketing Consultant
Sharon Delaney McCloud

Sharon Delaney McCloud

Emmy Award-winning broadcaster, cancer survivor, Olympic Torch Bearer

Andy Henriquez

Andy Henriquez

Strategic Storytelling Expert
Dee Taylor

Dee Taylor

Caregiving Expert, Author, Professional Speaker
Aprille Franks

Aprille Franks

Master Business Coach, Strategic Profit Catalyst, Author

Dr. Sonja Stribling

Dr. Sonja Stribling

TV Host, Life & Business Strategist, Author, International Speaker
Che Brown

Che Brown

The Happy Entrepreneur
Angie Juzang

Angie Juzang

Director of Marketing and Business Development at Garden Park Medical

Cheryl Wood

Cheryl Wood

International Speaker, Author and Coach
Stephanie Barnes

Stephanie Barnes

Coach, Author, Speaker and Attorney

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