Deserie has over 20 years experience in training & development and over 6 years experience developing and delivering wellness workshops. Deserie is the founder of Holistic Workshop Academy and is passionate about helping holistic practitioners realize the value of their knowledge and experience and turn it into something of greater value for themselves, their business, and their clients. Her Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems Management enables her to guide practitioners in filling gaps in their knowledge of technology. Deserie leverages her experience in delivering hundreds of wellness workshops through her company HerbalWise to provide valuable insight and best practices. She is the creator of her own line of herbal remedies and is featured in over 200 eHow.com instructional videos on natural remedies for health and home. Deserie received the Chairman’s Award from Nielsen Media Research for her leadership in developing their online corporate university for clients and their educational program for company employees. Deserie is also the leader of the Holistic Network of Tampa Bay. www.HolisticNetworkTampaBay.com
Lauren is the founder and creative director of the award-winning full-service marketing agency, Symphoni Media located in the heart of St. Petersburg, Florida. Ms. Davenport has helped both local and nationally traded companies expand their online presence through digital marketing since 2009. She has been a featured speaker at the Home Shopping Networking, Eckerd College, Ringling College, and was recently named a finalist in the 2014 Entrepreneur Iconic Woman of the Year. Ms. Davenport’s passion for discovering what makes a company unique allows her to take brands from average to lovable, creating brand ambassadors that grow your business for you. www.symphonigroup.com/
|Joeel & Natalie Rivera
Joeel & Natalie are visionary speakers, authors, and entrepreneurs. Natalie “retired” from the rat race at 24 and put herself through school as a freelance designer. Joeel is a psychology instructor with a Master’s Degree in Education and is currently completing his dissertation for his Ph.D. in Psychology, with an emphasis on happiness. Joeel & Natalie have a diverse background in business, including running a non-profit teen center, where they developed curriculums for the Juvenile Justice System and Sheriff’s Department. In almost a decade, they have reached tens of thousands people from different parts of the world through Transformation Services, Inc, and it's subsidiaries Transformation Magazine, Transformation Publishing, and Transformation University. Their clients have included school systems, the juvenile justice system, non-profits, the penitentiary system, medical centers, legal firms, individuals, small businesses, and solopreneurs. Visit them at www.JoeelandNatalie.com
Cindy Bartz studied Supervisory/Management from Madison Area Technical College and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the University of Wisconsin. She has been in the Training and Education field for over 30 years, designing and developing hundreds of training programs, training thousands of people across the globe. Previous clients include Shell Oil, JP Morgan-Chase, IBM, and Bank of America.
Considered the “Trainer’s Trainer”, Cindy is a master at assessing the client’s needs and developing programs rich in content. She currently is co-owner and Director at eEvolve, a Holistic Health and Wellness Center located in Clearwater, Florida. She is a Level III Qigong / Tai Chi Instructor and earned her 200 hr yoga certification from the Amrit Yoga Institute. Cindy lives in Tarpon Springs and enjoys nature and music. www.eEvolve.me
Topher is the Managing Director of Key Person of Influence - USA, a growth accelerator firm that has worked with over 1,000 companies, globally, to help them dominate their market share. He is featured in the award-winning documentaries "The Compass" and "Riches," and his first book Stop Chasing Perfection & Settle for Excellence has been hailed as The self-help book for people who are sick of self-help books. His most recent book, Collaboration Economy, was released May 6, 2014 and reached national best-seller status on Amazon within hours.
His extensive speaking schedule, spanning over the past 25 years, has taken him throughout the US, UK, Australia, and Singapore and has earned him a global reputation as an expert in mass-communications and influence. Topher has spoken for top execs with American Express, Microsoft & Google, just to name a few.
In contrast to most professional speakers, Topher’s shockingly honest, sometimes irreverent, and always down-to-earth approach is surprisingly infectious. His personality and straightforward manner are perfect for the business person who is tired of fleeting success in “self-help sinkholes.” He is not afraid to tell it like it is and shatters the myth of achieving overnight success. Instead, Topher speaks to the person who could care less about motivational 'magic wands' and is more focused on getting tangible, proven strategies to become a key person of influence in their company, network, or industry. http://www.keypersonofinfluence.com/usa/
|Robin Lavitch, MA, CPC
Robin Lavitch is the owner of Surpass Your Goal; a company that provides coaching to a variety of businesses from realtors to financial planners, but specializes in coaching trial attorneys to Taste Victory.
Robin has a rich background as a Professor, Mental Health Counselor and Marketing Director. She holds a Master’s Degree in Psychology and a certification as a Professional Coach. Her strategic and humorous approach has inspired others to leverage their strengths and emerge victoriously in communication, marketing, business planning and time management. www.surpassyourgoal.com/