JOHN C. MAXWELL, the #1 New York Times bestselling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 26 million books, was identified as the #1 leader in business by the American Management Association ® and the world’s most influential leadership expert by Business Insider and Inc. magazines in 2014. In that year, John also received the Mother Teresa Prize for Global Peace and Leadership from the Luminary Leadership Network. His organizations — The John Maxwell Company, The John Maxwell Team, and EQUIP — have trained more than 6 million leaders in every nation.

DAVE RAMSEY is an author, radio host, and speaker, whose radio show is heard on more than 500 radio stations and is one of the most popular podcasts in the world. He is the author of The Total Money Makeover and EntreLeadership, and the financial guidance he provides has reached millions of people. His company oversees Financial Peace University, a curriculum that integrates teaching, class discussions, and small activities as a means to learn and practice debt-free living.

CHERYL BACHELDER is the former CEO of Popeye's Chicken, and is the author of Dare to Serve, an amazing leadership book about how she turned her declining company into a culture of dignity and respect. She speaks about how servant leadership is a daring path, and describes how she navigated her team to include both tough-mindedness and team play.

WARRICK DUNN found fame in football, earning his way to the Rookie of the Year award in 1997, and three pro-bowls over his 12 year career as a running back. What most people do not know is that he later took a minority stake in the ownership of the Atlanta Falcons and has led a successful business career after his retirement from football. In 2002, he founded Warrick Dunn Charities to improve lives through innovative programming inspired by his journey.

About the Event

Live2Lead is a half-day, leader development experience designed to equip attendees with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways. You'll learn from world-class leadership experts streamed live to your community, preparing you to implement a new action plan, and lead with renewed passion and commitment when you get back to the office.

Ticket pricing:

  • General admission: $99
  • Early bird pricing: $69 - good through Aug 31 (use code EARLYBIRD)
  • Advanced ticket pricing: $79 - good Sept 1 - 24 (use code ADVANCE)
  • Military & First Responders: $75

  • 4-ticket combo: $349

Register Here

What You'll Gain


Live2Lead is designed to deliver the very best leadership content that inspires and motivates all who attend.


Grow your own leadership as you connect with other influencers in your local community. Expand your network with relationships that produce tangible results.


Live2Lead is a world-class leadership experience packed into a half-day format, full of rich content, key takeaways and easy-to-implement action plans.

Schedule and Location

Friday, October 6, 2017

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM – Registration, Breakfast and Networking
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM – World-Class Leadership Simulcast

Hope Community Church
821 Buck Jones Road
Raleigh, NC 27606

About the Hosts

Lynne Garrison

Lynne leverages experience in corporate, nonprofit and government sectors to work with individuals, businesses and nonprofits seeking to capitalize on change and opportunity, seeking solutions to succeed and thrive. As a certified coach, she provides a safe environment and objective resource for busy leaders to explore, develop and achieve their potential.

She is a certified coach, trainer and speaker with the John Maxwell Team, the world’s largest leadership training program. Learn more at

Nicholas Guiggio

Nicholas is a small business owner, real estate broker and business leadership teacher. He is a certified John Maxwell Team coach and speaker. Nicholas has had a passion for leadership and personal growth his whole life and looks forward to sharing that passion with you.

Sponsorship Levels

Gold - $1,500

  • Logo and recognition in marketing materials and website
  • Recognition at event
  • 5 tickets to Oct 6 simulcast
  • Opportunity to bring this event to your company/organization for up to 75 people (one event held between October 15, 2017 and March 15, 2018)

Silver - $1,000

  • Logo and recognition in marketing materials and website
  • Recognition at event
  • 4 tickets to Oct 6 simulcast
  • Opportunity to bring the premier John Maxwell Leadership Game to your team (two-hour professional development, team-building activity designed to increase collaboration and strengthen communications; ideal for team of 8 to 12; can be modified as needed for larger group)

Bronze - $500

  • Logo and recognition in marketing materials and website
  • Recognition at event
  • 3 tickets to Oct 6 simulcast

Contact Lynne Garrison | or 919.830.9411