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Theme: Push the needle forward

This event occurred on
October 30, 2022
Scottsdale, Arizona
United States

(idiomatic) To change a situation to a noticeable degree.

Scottsdale Center of Performing Arts
7380 E 2nd St
Scottsdale, Arizona, 85251
United States
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Alka Sharma

Alka Sharma is a dynamic real estate investor from Toronto, Canada. Her mission is to pour into women and show them how real estate can provide them with the life of their dreams. This bestselling author of the book From Cocoon to CEO was written to help others live their dreams. As a real estate investor her job is to help countless women achieve their financial goals.

Alvin Johnson

Alvin Hope Johnson is the President of Hope Housing Foundation a nonprofit that provides workforce housing. He is also President of Multi-Family Monopoly an educational platform that guides and teaches individuals aspiring or pursing their dream of becoming a successful multifamily developer or investor.

Ashaala Shanae

As an International Gospel Recording Artist, Celebrity Vocal Health Expert and Pedagogy Performance Coach, Mental Health Advocate, Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur, Mentor, and Purpose Coach for Creatives, Ashaala Shanae is the Creative Director and CEO of The Music and Arts Healing Institute

Bobby Mitchell

Having to overcome generational hurdles Bobby used the 3 keys of success that helped him become extremely successful. He has managed to retire from the United States Air Force, open a highly rated daycare center, interstate trucking company, run a multimillion-dollar real estate empire, open a fintech company that lends up to 100 million dollars and recently bought ownership of a tech company with a projected valuation of a billion dollars with five patents pending. In this informative and motivational talk, Bobby takes us on a journey through his father’s poverty to his personal journey of success. Bobby’s WHY: To inspire and motivate people to reach levels never before imagined in their personal lives.

Cortt Biggs

Stock Market Biggs is an educator on the stock market and a trading coach who has dedicated his life to getting people started with investing in themselves and their children early on.

Damont Nickson

Damont is a wealth coach, I help entrepreneurs get to their goals. He's also an investor. His start came from real estate flipping over 20 years ago. Damont owns a car dealership in Los Angeles, real estate, a tech company, and he owns Jetcar Hydro which is the first of its kind in the United States.

Dolapo Erinkitola

Dolapo Erinkitola is an incisive arts philanthropist, doting father, and the quintessential businessman

Hanz Fequiere

Founder & CEO of Tax Preparers of GA and a private mobile healthcare company

Haziq Ali

Entrepreneur and executive at Novae

Koereyelle Mallard

Koereyelle is a former 3rd grade teacher who turned her $32,000 salary into a million dollar digital brand. She's been featured by Forbes, Black Enterprise, NBC, Fox, and Essence as an International Speaker & Multi-Media Personality for her service to women around the world. She's the Host of the Girl Stop Playin Podcast where she encourages women to stop playing with their potential and start working for what they want in life and in love. Koe is passionate about helping women make the money + get the honey!

Michael Allison

Michael W. Allison is a self-made entrepreneur and philanthropist who has dedicated his life to helping others by sharing his own story of dedication, resiliency, and faithfulness. He is the founder of The Adversity Academy and Groomed & Tailored. As a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran, he was the recipient of a number of awards during his career including the distinguished Purple Heart Medal, several Navy Achievement Medals with two Bronze Stars and the Combat Action Medal. Michael holds an MBA in business, he is also the recipient of the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award from Indiana Wesleyan University. He is also an author and mentor. Michael mission in life is to inspire people, empower them and make an impact in their lives.

Sky Jarrett

Named one of NYC Journal's Top 30 Most Inspiring Women, Sky Jarrett is a former consulting executive at one of the world’s largest consulting firms, founder of Transcend Global, and creator of the Relaxed Hustle™ Retreat. As a transformational leadership coach and mindfulness instructor, Sky partners with senior executives at Fortune 500 companies worldwide to help them build personal mastery and amplify their human potential

Valerie Hope

For more than 20 years, Valerie Hope has been asking thought-provoking questions and introducing unique strategies to empower people from all walks of life. Her sessions are designed to go beyond concepts and data points, to shine a light on what has heart and meaning.

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