Ron Baron, Freedom Warrior/ Professional Speaker, Baron Transformations
Opening keynote speaker Ron Baron energized attendees with his focus on growing business, loving life and having fun. Baron emphasizes learning to redefine success. He offers specific quick and easy ways to start taking advantage of hidden opportunities and begin breaking away from day-to-day drudgery to get more profitable business with less work. Baron is a highly acclaimed and dynamic speaker and consultant. He is a successful entrepreneur and business leader with more than 30 years of senior-level national corporate experience in marketing, sales and operations.
Melissa VanDyke, President, Incentive Research Foundation
Closing keynote speaker Melissa VanDyke, president of the Incentive Research Foundation (IRF) shared emerging insights from the IRF’s latest research. Van Dyke’s presentation provides observations from the findings and helpful takeaways to incorporate into business strategies. Van Dyke has proudly helped triple IRF’s research and education footprint. Before coming to the IRF she held management and consulting positions at Maritz and Ernst & Young LLP. Van Dyke was named one of the "Top 25 Women in the Meetings Industry" by Meetings and Conventions magazine, selected as Incentive magazine’s “Rising Star in the Incentive Industry” and authored the chapter on “Using Non Monetary Awards to Support Business Behaviors that Drive Results” in the sixth edition of the Compensation Handbook.
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