List of Speakers

Rick Johnson

Opening Keynote

Dr. Rick Johnson, CEO Strategist

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Now is the Time - Plan to Master Change in Today’s Environment

The founder of CEO Strategist, Rick Johnson has served more than 30 years in the distribution industry. His experience is vast, and its applications are highly sought after by businesses wanting to accelerate growth and increase profitability. Rick received an MBA from Keller Graduate School in Chicago and a Bachelor's degree from Capital University, Columbus, Ohio. He also served in the United States Air Force. Rick completed his dissertation on Strategic Leadership and received his Ph.D. in 2005.

Alain Samson

Plenary

Alain Samson - Author and Speaker with Formatout Inc. 

How to Keep Your Best Employees

Alain Samson is well known as an expert in the theory of persuasion. Since 1993, Alain has been helping hundreds of organizations meet the challenges they face in their workplaces and personal lives. He focuses on the root cause of the issues while capturing his audience with his pleasing dry wit and sarcastic humour. Alain holds a B.A. in Social Sciences, an MBA, and a post-graduate Diploma in Distance Education. He is also a graduate of the Authentic Happiness Coaching Program.

Bryan Dodge

Closing Keynote

Bryan Dodge, President of the Dodge Development Group

How to Build a Better You

For over 20 years, Bryan has been a popular choice for corporate events, conferences, and conventions. His inspirational keynotes are on the subjects of personal and professional development, success habits of the wealthy, and leadership principles. The underlying thesis of all of Bryan Dodge’s teachings is that “Life is too short not to be happy, and life is too long not to do well.” At all of his events, he continually stresses the importance of keeping your professional life and personal life in balance.