(Rochester, N.Y.) – Roberts Wesleyan College will host the Live2Lead worldwide leadership event from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, on campus in Lake Auditorium at Smith Hall via livestream. The simulcast event will feature No. 1 New York Times best-selling author John C. Maxwell, personal money management expert and best-selling author Dave Ramsey, former Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc. CEO Cheryl Bachelder and former NFL’s Atlanta Falcons running back Warrick Dunn.
The event is open to the greater Rochester community. Tickets are $99 and can be purchased here. Admission includes a continental breakfast, lunch, networking and a bonus session.
“We are excited to have these speakers on campus to deliver leadership messages to inspire and motivate local business professionals,” said John Walker, professor of applied management and decision sciences at Roberts Wesleyan College. “Live2Lead is a worldwide leadership simulcast and we are delighted to share this professional development experience at the college.”
About the speakers:
- John C. Maxwell: Identified as the No. 1 leader in business by the American Management Association and the world’s most influential leadership expert by Business Insiderand magazines in 2014.
- Dave Ramsey: Ramsey’s company, Ramsey Solutions, offers a message of hope to anyone who wants to better understand the principles of proper money management, the importance of strong leadership, and focused intensity on setting and reaching individual goals.
- Cheryl Bachelder: A passionate restaurant industry executive, Bachelder inspired a servant leader culture that is expressed in Popeyes’ six guiding principles. In 2016, she received the Outstanding Woman in Business Award from Independent Women’s Forum.
- Warrick Dunn: Dunn played 12 seasons with the Atlanta Falcons and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. In 2009, he was approved by NFL owners to become a limited partner of the Falcons. He honors his deceased mother through his charity work by assisting single parents and their dependents to become first-time homeowners.
Live2Lead is a leader development experience designed to equip attendees with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways for all levels of leadership. The purpose is to motivate attendees to lead with a renewed passion and commitment when they get back to their offices. For more information about this event, call Walker at firstname.lastname@example.org or 585-594-6308.
About Roberts Wesleyan College
Roberts Wesleyan College is committed to character development, Christ-centered education, transformational learning and service. With an enrollment of 1,747 students and a tradition of excellence for over 150 years, the college strives to inspire students to transform themselves and the world, and offers 87 undergraduate, graduate and adult-degree completion programs taught by high-quality, supportive faculty. The college also has a doctoral program in Clinical & School Psychology. Redhawks Athletics offers 19 intercollegiate sports. Roberts Wesleyan was honored on the 2015, 2016 and 2017 Great Colleges to Work For® list, presented by The Chronicle of Higher Education. For more information and recognitions, visit www.roberts.edu.