Akshay Nanavati is a marine corps veteran, entrepreneur, speaker, adventurer, ultrarunner, and author. He has been through dark and difficult times that actually pushed him to the brink of suicide but eventually found a way to overcome those, to live and help others experiencing the same struggles. Nanavati is the author of the book Fearvana, a bestselling, highly rated, inspirational book that teaches the science of how to transform fear, stress, and anxiety into health, wealth, and happiness.
Stephen Shapiro is a Hall of Fame speaker, innovation instigator, author, and advisor. He offers innovation programs to organizations that is designed to help them significantly increase performance through uncovering opportunities. Shapiro is the host of the Invisible Solutions Podcast and the author of the books Best Practices are Stupid and Invisible Solutions.
Thomas Blackwell is an international speaker, author, peak performance coach, and entrepreneur. He is the founder of Say Do Achieve, professional training and coaching agency that helps companies and individuals change their language in order to change their results, increase sales and profitability, and essentially change their lives. Blackwell is the author of the bestselling book The Liberty Of Our Language Revealed.
Steve Acho is a keynote speaker, technology staffing executive, author, bilingual consultant, musician, and athlete. He is currently working at Solstice Consulting Group, where he provides on-demand technology experts for project-based work. Acho is the author of the books The Least You Need To Know About Doing Business With the Japanese and Why Technology Recruiting is Broken and What To Do About It.
Sandy Weiner is an internationally known TEDx speaker, dating coach, women’s empowerment coach, author, and podcast host. She is passionate about helping women realize their true worth, helping them to communicate and lead with power and grace. Weiner is the founder of the coaching sites Last First Date, for dating, and The Woman of Value, for women empowerment.
Misa Chien is a public speaker, entrepreneur, and professional model. She is the co-founder of Praisewortthy, a company that focuses on empowering and training front-line employees through customer feedback. They are currently working with thousands of stores, ensuring millions of happy customers a year.