Nick Vujicic is an Australian-American, born without arms or legs, who is a world-renowned speaker, New York Times best-selling author, coach, and entrepreneur. Nick faced tremendous obstacles from life without limbs.
Bullied at school, fearful and without hope, feelings of helplessness led him to attempt suicide. Nick persevered, discovering key principles that helped him find purpose – turning obstacles into opportunities. Nick is an anti-bullying advocate, traveling the globe speaking to millions of students. In his presentation, Nick will inspire and equip you to know we all can rise above adversity and overcome disabilities of the heart and mind!
Priscilla Shirer is a wife and mom first. Tens of thousands have met God in powerful, personal ways at her conferences and through her Bible study resources.
She is the New York Times best-selling author of more than two dozen books and has had featured roles in movies like War Room, I Can Only Imagine, and Overcomer. A graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary, Priscilla holds a master’s degree in Biblical Studies. Priscilla and her husband of 22 years, Jerry Shirer, lead Going Beyond Ministries through which they provide spiritual support and resources to the body of Christ - serving every denomination and culture across the spectrum of the Church.
Willie Robertson expanded his family’s business from a living room operation to a multi-million dollar enterprise. His insights and drive were the sparkplugs to launch the innovative A&E television series Duck Dynasty, which shattered all previous cable reality TV shows ratings records. Willie led a team of over 100 employees with more than one million duck calls sold annually. Duck Commander is the best-selling duck call brand in the U.S. Duck Commander and Buck Commander are highly popular brands focused on apparel, hunting gear, food items, and more.
Willie is also the New York Times best-selling author of the American Entrepreneur and The Duck Commander Family: How Faith, Family, and Ducks Built a Dynasty. Willie’s story is a remarkable example of Kingdom-based entrepreneurship and dedication built on hard work, faith, and family.
Tim Tebow is a two-time national champion, first-round NFL draft pick and Heisman Trophy winner, entrepreneur, author, and philanthropist. His drive, both on and off the field, has led him to accomplish greatness in the midst of adversity and to keep moving forward to make an impact for the Kingdom of God.
In 2010, he established the Tim Tebow Foundation to bring faith, hope, and love to those needing a brighter day in their darkest hour. His story is guaranteed to motivate you to make an impact with both businesses, and your personal calling, like never before.
From a humble side-hustle startup in 1998, Auntie Anne’s Pretzels grew from a single pretzel stand to 100 storefronts nationwide in just 4 years! Founded on Christian principles, the company is today the world’s largest pretzel franchise with over 1,800 stores.
In her unforgettable presentation, Anne Beiler shares the power of endurance in pursuing her vision and reveals her personal struggle to move from pain to purpose and growth. You’ll hear how her faith saved her life, led her to success, and helped her reach past her own despair to help others. In the end, Anne’s story is about the true freedom that comes to those willing to break free from the enemy’s stronghold.
Twin brothers David and Jason Benham are former professional baseball players, nationally acclaimed entrepreneurs, and best-selling authors. Their first company grew to 100 offices in 35 states and catapulted them onto the national stage. They topped charts like Inc. Magazine’s fastest-growing companies, Franchise 500’s top new franchises, and the US Chamber of Commerce’s top small business of the year.
After a brief time as HGTV reality television hosts, the brothers built a thriving community of faith-filled entrepreneurs, called Expert Ownership, to equip and empower believers to stand strong for the faith in the midst of a morally declining culture.