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We pulled out all the stops to bring you a world class speakers series, and are providing you with front row seats. Every Wednesday at noon, we’ll host a nationally-renowned motivational speaker, curated and collected by our friends at Midwest Speakers Bureau. We promise you a new perspective and a little inspiration to carry you through the week. As an added bonus, if you register and attend all eight events, you’ll earn a special reward from our moderator, Charlie Wittmack.

Paul Long

Paul is the author of Fundamism: Connecting to Life Through F.U.N. (an acronym used to drive individual and organizational improvement) which guides you on how to live your whole life—at work and at home—with FUN, joy, and fulfillment as the driving force.

Event Date: April 15 at Noon Central


Holly Hoffman

The last woman standing on Season 21 of CBS’ hit reality show “Survivor: Nicaragua”, Holly shares her tips on overcoming seemingly insurmountable challenges.

Event Date: April 22 at Noon Central


Kevin Kush

Coach Cush was the head coach at Boys Town High School for 21 years, working with troubled and at-risk youth. In his 21 year career, Kevin compiled a remarkable record of 164 wins and just 55 defeats.

Event Date: April 29 at Noon Central



A former executive of a billion-dollar global consumer products company and awarded the Vistage UK, International Speaker of the Year, (World’s Leading CEO Membership Organization) AmyK is a catalyst for producing sustainable solutions to a leader’s most pressing challenges. More than 50,000 executives in 10+ countries have benefited from her keen insight and intuitive understanding of the issues leaders face.

Event Date:  May 6 at Noon Central


Dr. Celina Peerman

Dr. Celina Peerman serves as an organizational behavior specialist with over 25 years of experience from frontline to senior-level positions, in a wide range of industries and organizations. She is passionate about engaging our human resources in new ways in order to achieve even better organizational results.

Event Date: May 13 at Noon Central


Kenyon Salo

Kenyon Salo is one of the top keynote speakers and trainers in the fields of motivation, inspiration, and adventure. One of only five members on the Denver Broncos Thunderstorm Skydive Team, he is seen each week flying into the Denver Broncos Stadium at 60+mph, ending with a soft tip-toe landing on the ten yard line.

Event Date: May 20 at Noon Central


Grand Finale Performance

The series will be concluded with a final event hosted by a special guest!

Event Date: May 27 at Noon Central


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