General Sessions

Opening Session

Opening General Session | Monday, August 26, 2019 | 8:30 AM

Delatorro McNeal, MS CSP

Performance Beyond Gold - How to Better Your Best and Top Yourself Consistently

0.1 CEUs

Life gives us one invitation every day. “Will you be better today than you were yesterday?” In this powerful interactive Pe4k Per4mance experience, Delatorro teaches the psychology and the methodology that top producers use to “Better their Best” on a consistent basis. Top professionals in any industry possess and operate from unique and distinctive mindsets that drive their actions, behaviors, and habits, which ultimately lead to stellar results. In this hard-hitting presentation, Delatorro calls forth the best of your professionals in this candid, no-nonsense “coaching session for superior performers” and exposes and imparts 7 Paradigms that once implemented will ignite explosive sales, stellar customer service, and rock solid leadership within your organization.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify two best “peak states” to put yourselves in to WIN consistently.
  • Think creatively about how you can improve your performance now.
  • Change your attitudes towards your work and infuse more passion.
  • Lead within your organization with a greater sense of purpose and certainty.

As an internationally renowned Pe4k Per4mance Expert, keynote speaker and best-selling author, Delatorro has spoken in 49 of the 50 US states and abroad and has delivered well over 3000 paid presentations to major corporations, professional associations, conventions, pro-sports teams, churches, and leadership conferences. His list of clients includes Johnson & Johnson, New York Life, JP Morgan Chase, Prudential, Accenture and a host of others.

Delatorro holds the prestigious CSP designation, which places him in the top 7% of paid professional speakers worldwide. This is the highest international recognition of professional speaking excellence. Delatorro has been featured on national and worldwide television networks like FOX, ABC, NBC, BET, TBN, Daystar and Oxygen as well as syndicated radio shows all across America.

Delatorro has an earned Master’s Degree in Human Performance Enhancement and his personal mission is to help individuals and organizations grow to the next level. He has authored 6 books and over a dozen personal growth and professional development courses. He is also the Founder of The Full Throttle Experience, a 3-Day Annual Leaderpreneurship Conference hosted in Florida which is a motorcycle-themed leadership and business success event.

As a Pe4k Per4mance Expert, Delatorro partners with Fortune 500 Corporations, Professional Associations, and Entrepreneurs on a contractual basis to drastically improve organizational effectiveness, employee morale and productivity, training and development, teamwork, sales performance and communication strategies. Delatorro travels the globe empowering diverse audiences with his hard-hitting, experiential, high-energy, content-rich, and paradigm-shifting keynotes, seminars, and extreme team-building programs. He is a proud and active member of The National Speakers Association and The Global Speakers Federation.


Closing Session

Closing General Session | Thursday, August 29, 2019 | 10:30 AM


Manley Feinberg II, Vertical Lessons Inc.

Reaching Your Next Summit: 7 Vertical Lessons & 1 Essential Question to Elevate Your Impact, Regardless of Your Title

0.1 CEUs

Professionals often struggle to deliver more value under tightening constraints and rising expectations.  Add the complications of regulations, engaging a multi-generational work force, constantly evolving technology, economic pressure, plus the chaos of day to day life; and you have a serious challenge.  After facing some frustrations from the front lines to the executive level for more than 20 years; Manley Feinberg believes the answer is in equipping individuals at all levels to think, act and influence as leaders in your environment.  This keynote will be the catalyst for this change in your life.

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain seven leadership strategies that will empower you to stretch your comfort zones and Lead Beyond Your Position.
  • Identify three critical characteristics you need to look for, develop and demand from yourself and every team member to achieve breakthrough results.
  • Identify multiple ideas you can use immediately to develop stronger relationships and increase your influence across vertical and horizontal boundaries.

Manley Feinberg is the founder of Vertical Lessons, Inc.  He is an award-winning international keynote speaker, business leader and author.  Leveraging more than twenty years of business, professional speaking and adventure experience, his insight and energy will inspire and equip you to step up and reach your next summit.  In fact, he wrote a book title, Reaching Your Next Summit!  9 Vertical Lessons to Lead with  More Impact.  Manley's 11 years of leadership influence contributed to a workplace culture that landed Build-A-Bear Workshop on the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® List for four years in a row.  Manley served two terms as the president of the St. Louis chapter of the National Speakers Association.  On a personal note, Manley likes to sleep on the side of mountains.  Even more shocking is that his wife has been putting up with that for more than two decades, and he has two teens that still kiss him on the cheek in front of their friends.