Adam Croft is one of the world’s bestselling author of crime fiction and psychological thrillers. He is a successful self-published writer and advocate of independent publishing. Croft has over two million books sold to date and has achieved seven Amazon storewide number 1 bestsellers, in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, and Australia.
Chris Butsch is an author and professional speaker. He is a full-time speaker at CAMPUSPEAK where he delivers keynotes and workshops to college students around the country on the topics of Leadership, Engagement, and Mental Health. Butsch is the author of the award-winning books Making Happiness: Kickstart a Productive, Fulfilling, and Happy Life and Win: Future-Proofing Your Workforce in the Age of Disengagement.
Baylor Barbee is a bestselling author, award-winning speaker, triathlete, and host of the mindset development podcast, Shark Theory. He is known for his engaging style and ability to shift audiences’ perspectives to find opportunities in their lives. Barbee‘s latest book, Opportunity Engineer, is a Self-Help book for people who urgently want to reach new pinnacles in their lives but don’t want to rely or wait on others to do so.
Allison Fallon is a bestselling author and founder of Find Your Voice—a community that offers workshops, coaching, editing, and support for anyone who wants to write a book. She has written and published 13 books and counting, coached hundreds of writers from total beginners to New York Times Bestselling authors, hosted workshops all over the country and world, and helped hundreds of thousands of people use writing as a tool for their own personal growth.
Clarissa Burt is an award-winning actress, international media personality/producer/director, writer, author, public speaker, and supermodel. She is the CEO and Founder of In the Limelight, a multi-media platform for women entrepreneurs. As a women’s advocate and a leader of social change for a new standard of living, Burt was instrumental as Ambassador to the United States for the Walking Africa campaign that awarded African Women the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011. She was also recently awarded the Certificate of Global Honor by the University of Pune, India, and the “Women of Excellence” Award by the Women’s Economic Forum in Los Angeles.
Marcia Moran is a writer and speaker. After years of building a successful business, her life was hit by a major setback, a stroke. And despite all the hardships and struggles, she rose up and advocated to make herself healthy again. Today, she inspires others who suffered from the same condition through her book Stroke Forward: How to Become Your Own Healthcare Advocate . . . One Step at a Time and her speaking engagements.
Alex Anders is an international bestselling adult romance author who has published over a hundred titles. He is the host of the podcast called Sounds Erotic!: The Voices of Erotica. Aside from being a novelist, Anders is also a member of a national champion sports team, and a lover of white water rafting, scuba diving, and anything that makes his heart race.
Andrew Weir is an American novelist whose debut novel in 2011, The Martian, was later adapted into a film of the same name directed by Ridley Scott in 2015. He received the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in 2016. He also worked as a computer programmer for much of his life.
Richard Kasperowski is an author, teacher, speaker, and coach focused on team building and high-performance teams. He leads clients in building great teams that get great results using the Core Protocols, Agile, and Open Space Technology. Kasperowski is the author of two books, High-Performance Teams: The Foundations and The Core Protocols: A Guide to Greatness, as well as the forthcoming book High-Performance Teams: Core Protocols for Psychological Safety and Emotional Intelligence.