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Director of Creative Works at Google | Podcast Host, HUMAN CODE | Member of the Board of Directors for ENDI Corp.
Abigail Posner shines a humanistic lens on business and technology, bringing a fresh perspective to marketing, digital advertising, and corporate culture. As the Director of Google’s US Creative Works, Abigail and her team work closely with the advertising and marketing communities to help develop the most effective ads and content for YouTube. She hosts the podcast Human Code, has published her thought pieces in publications around the world from Fast Company to Advertising Age and is the recipient of the prestigious Media Impact Award from the UN. Before joining Google, Abigail was Executive Vice President, Strategy Director at Publicis New York, where she directed strategic brand planning efforts for major new business pitches and provided thought leadership to key global clients, and co-strategy director at DDB.
● Founder and Chief Purpose Officer, Conspiracy of Love. ● A leading B Corp ‘Best for the World’ Business. ● AAPI-owned Minority Business. ● Best-selling author + Forbes Contributor. ● Internationally acclaimed keynote speaker. ● Award-winning poet, novelist and documentary filmmaker.
Afdhel Aziz, a former Fortune 500 executive, founded Conspiracy of Love, a Purpose consultancy advising global giants like Adidas, Coca Cola and Sephora on how to unlock business growth through positive societal impact . His journey began after surviving a tsunami in his native Sri Lanka, pushing him to seek a deeper purpose beyond climbing the corporate ladder. His best-selling book, "The Principles of Purpose," co-authored with Bobby Jones, earned acclaim for showcasing purpose as the 21st century's growth story. Aziz's speaking impact extends globally, with his insights shared at leading corporations like Disney, Microsoft, JP Morgan Chase, and The Gap, as well as at the United Nations, Cannes Lions and the Fast Company Innovation Festival. Aziz's prowess as an award-winning poet, writer, and documentary filmmaker underscores his fascination with the art and craft of creativity and storytelling.
Performance Coach, Consultant, Speaker and Author
Alan Stein, Jr. teaches proven strategies to improve organizational performance, create effective leadership, increase team cohesion and collaboration, and develop winning mindsets, rituals, and routines.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of A-Rod Corp
Alex Rodriguez is a businessman and the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of A-Rod Corp, a broad-based investment firm that bets on world-class startups and partners with leading global companies across the real estate, health and wellness, technology, and sports & entertainment industries. While best known as one of the world’s greatest athletes (a 14x MLB All-Star and a 2009 World Series Champion with the New York Yankees), for more than 25 years, Alex leads a team of experts building high-growth businesses and is co-owner of the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Founder of because I said I would.
Alex Sheen demonstrates the importance of honoring your word by sharing his quest to better humanity and improve the lives of others through promises made and kept.
Former CEO of the Oakland Raiders
Amy Trask has had many titles during her career: chief executive, analyst, and author. The former CEO of the Oakland Raiders, and current football analyst for CBS Sports Network, now serves as Chairman of the Board of Ice Cube’s BIG3.
Co-Author, Net Positive. Adviser/Speaker on megatrends & sustainability
Andrew Winston is a globally-recognized expert on megatrends and sustainable business. He was ranked #3 on the Thinkers50 list of the most influential management thinkers in the world. Andrew’s books on strategy – including Green to Gold, The Big Pivot, and Net Positive, which was co-authored with legendary CEO Paul Polman – have sold over a quarter million copies in 15 languages. The Financial Times selected Net Positive as one of the Best Business Books of the Year. Andrew is also a highly sought-after and inspirational speaker to audiences of executives around the world. He received degrees in economics, business, and environmental management from Princeton, Columbia, and Yale.
Actor | Speaker | Author
April is best known for her performance as “Eva” in Freedom Writers. Her inspirational story of resilience, overcoming adversity, and choosing to move forward is a message that resonates with audiences across the globe. In her keynote entitled, Moving Forward, April intimately describes how she was able to take all her tragedies and turn them into triumphs by choosing to never give up. Form growing up in the tough streets of the Bronx during the Crack Epidemic Era, to being in an abusive relationship as a teenager, to almost taking her own life, April truly understands what it feels like when the odds are up against you.
From growing up in the tough streets of the Bronx during the Crack Epidemic Era to being in an abusive relationship as a teenager, to nearly taking her own life; April’s future looked bleak.
Embracing Me is April’s inspirational story of resilience, forgiveness, and overcoming adversity. This heartfelt yet witty memoir explores April’s story of standing up against life’s many challenges with strength, perseverance, and faith. Journey with April as she takes you on behind-the-scenes to some of the most intimate parts of her life, and learn from the wisdom she obtained along the way.
Former American Football Quarterback
When people think of Archie Manning, they think football. But Archie’s appeal transcends his athletic achievements. People far and wide have been inspired by his warm personality, his drive and sense of humor.
Beauty Boss | The 7 Virtues | Top Game Changer CBC Dragons’ Den | Best Selling Author & Keynote Speaker | WXN Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada
She launched her social enterprise, The 7 Virtues out of her garage on her visa card armed with a dream to help war torn nations rebuild. Fast forward, Barb and her company are changing lives around the globe for the better and disrupting the beauty industry for the better. She took her company to the #1 top clean + planet positive perfume brand at Sephora! She has led hundreds of companies through her talks to success through the proven stoic principles of the great philosophers. She peppers her serious, no-nonsense approach with her Maritime humour.