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Stories of Inspiration and Success

On November 1, thought leaders, business innovators and ministry doers will converge on The Westin Charlotte to discuss how Crave-style leadership works. Our guests are from many disciplines and backgrounds and bring a host of ideas of how to create an appetite for success in your field.

Whether you are an entrepreneur, manager, business owner or professional of any kind, we invite you to join us as we uncover your true potential as a great leader.

Our speakers hail from the worlds of fitness, media, cooking and other arenas and include:


Chef Jim Noble,

founder and operator of Restoration Word Ministries

Kyle Maynard,

New York Times Best-Selling author, motivational speaker and athlete

Tami Fitzgerald,

NC Values Coalition executive director

Ken Coleman,

syndicated radio talk show host, Catalyst leader, and author

The Benham Brothers,

serial entrepenuers, leaders in REO property disposition, preservation, management & sales

Casey Crawford,

founder and president of New American Mortgage and former NFL player

Steve and Jess Pinkerton,

owners of CrossFit Vitality and two other CrossFit boxes and fitness experts 

 Ken Barun,

chief of staff at Billy Graham Evanelistic Association and author