Global Leadership Summit Aug. 8-9 in Libertyville
News-Sun staff report July 29, 2013 5:44PM
Updated: August 31, 2013 6:06AM
LIBERTYVILLE — The Tranel Financial Group, 1509 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville, will be a host site for the Willow Creek Association’s Global Leadership Summit on Aug. 8-9. It will be telecast live to more than 230 premier host sites worldwide.
Former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell will be one of 13 internationally recognized speakers featured at the event. Also speaking at the summit is Mark Burnett, a four-time Emmy award winner and executive television producer. Burnett is the producer of such popular television series as “Survivor,” “Celebrity Apprentice,” “The Voice,” and “The Bible.”
Other speakers at the conference are Dr. Brene Brown, a New York Times best-selling author and research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work; Vijay Govindarajan, a Top 50 management thinker and professor at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business; Patrick Lencioni, founder and president of The Table Group and a best-selling author; Liz Wiseman, a Wall Street Journal best-selling author and executive strategy and leadership consultant; Oscar Muriu, senior pastor at the Nairobi Chapel in Kenya; Dr. Henry Cloud, a clinical psychologist, leadership consultant and best-selling author; Chris Brown, co-senior pastor at North Coast Church; Joseph Grenny, co-founder of VitalSmarts and a best-selling author; Bob Goff, founder and CEO of Restore International; and Andy Stanley, founder and senior pastor of North Point Ministries. Willow Creek founder and senior pastor Bill Hybels will also speak at the summit.
A limited number of tickets are still available for the event. The cost of the two-day summit is $249 per individual. Individuals can register on-line at willowcreek.com/summit by clicking on the registration link for the Libertyville site under the list of premier host sites.
For more information, call (847) 680-9050.