Mar 14, 2011
Register for the International "Imagine" Convention, June 9-11, 2011
Salt Lake City, Utah
June 9–11, 2011
Salt Palace Convention Center
100 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101
Stayed tuned to www.monaviemediacenter.com for more details about International Convention.
The amazing story of Chris Gardner's life was published as an autobiography and featured on the silver screen, both titled The Pursuit of Happyness. The book became a New York Times and Washington Post No. 1 bestseller; and, the movie, released by Columbia Pictures in December 2006, earned Will Smith Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild nominations for his moving portrayal as Gardner.
Conquering grave challenges to become a successful entrepreneur, Chris Gardner is an avid motivational and aspirational speaker, addressing the keys to overcoming obstacles and breaking cycles. Gardner is also a passionate philanthropist whose work has been recognized by many esteemed organizations.
|Paul Zane Pilzer
Paul Zane Pilzer is a world-renowned economist, a highly successful social entrepreneur, an adjunct professor, and the author of nine bestselling books and dozens of scholarly publications.
Pilzer completed Lehigh University in three years and received his MBA from Wharton in 15 months at age 22. He became Citibank's youngest officer at age 22 and its youngest vice president at age 25.At age 24, he was appointed adjunct professor at New York University, where he taught for 21 consecutive years. Over the past 30 years, Pilzer has started and/or taken public, five companies in the areas of software, education and healthcare.
|Club Fedora—Thursday, June 9, 7–10 p.m., Salt Palace Convention Center
This year, we’re kicking off Convention with a swingin’ dance party—literally! Club Fedora will feature a floor show and simple swing dance instruction from professional swing dancers. The rest of the night is yours to jitterbug, skip jive, and boogie-woogie to the soundtrack of our live house band, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy! So, come prepared to enjoy great food and music and to cut a rug with your MonaVie friends and family at Club Fedora.
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy has performed at the Billboard Music Awards, the White House, and at halftimes of both the Super Bowl and the Orange Bowl. The band's videos are regularly featured on MTV and VH1, and they have performed on numerous television shows such as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Live with Regis, and Late Night with Conan O'Brien.
The MORE Project Gala—Friday, June 10, 7–10 p.m., Salt Palace Convention Center
Join us for a delicious feast and stunning Brazilian entertainment in support of the MORE Project on Friday, June 10. The event goes from 7 to 10 p.m., and will feature the MORE Project Awards and a live auction. Admission is US$150 per person, or US$1,500 for a Copacabana Table (seats 10 people). All proceeds go to benefit The MORE Project Brazil. Formal wear with a tropical twist is encouraged.
Reserve Your Seats Today!
You can reserve your seats when you register for Convention by clicking here. If you’ve already registered for Convention and would like to purchase tickets to the MORE Project Gala, simply click here to edit your registration information. You will need your email address and Convention registration confirmation number.