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Convention 2024 – Sneak Peek of Our Speakers

Apr 1, 2024 | Articles, News & Announcements

Sneak Peek of Our Speakers

Get ready to dive into a whirlwind of knowledge, inspiration, and networking as we unveil a sneak peek into the lineup of speakers and topics for the highly anticipated LeTip 2024 National Convention! Set to be a transformative experience for entrepreneurs and business professionals alike, this year’s inaugural national convention promises to deliver cutting-edge insights, actionable strategies, and invaluable connections to propel your business to new heights. From industry titans sharing their success stories to experts delving into the latest trends and techniques, the LeTip National Convention 2024 is poised to be a beacon of innovation and growth. Join us as we unveil the dynamic lineup of speakers and topics that will shape the landscape of business excellence at this premier event.

Haven’t registered yet? Get your tickets below. We are looking forward to seeing you in Las Vegas!

Keynote Speakers

Q Banjai

Q Banjai – Keynote Speaker

Q Banjai is an accounting professional and the treasurer for the Westside Referral Network chapter. Armed with a degree in accounting and a master’s degree in business taxation from the University of Southern California, coupled with his CPA license, Q Banjai’s journey culminated in the establishment of Voppell, Inc., a full-service accounting and tax firm that has grown exponentially over the years. Voppell is one of the auditing companies for Long Beach Transit, one of the largest municipal transit companies in Los Angeles County.

Beyond his professional endeavors, Q Banjai is a university professor of financial and management accounting at both the California Institute of Advanced Management and DeVry University. His commitment to education mirrors his dedication to philanthropy, where he volunteers and contributes to charitable institutions in the United States and West Africa, making a tangible difference in the lives of countless individuals in need of support.

Presentation Title: Maximizing Returns: Strategies for Optimal ROI and Success

Embark on a transformative journey as Q shares invaluable insights on achieving ultimate business success. Drawing from a proven path through networking, and relationship-building, discover the steps that led to a remarkable 300% business growth. We will delve into the resilient mindset essential for entrepreneurs, encouraging risk-taking, creating synergies, and embracing challenges for exponential business expansion.

Unlock the secrets of pivoting, stepping out of comfort zones, and leveraging networking for support. Learn how to budget effectively and accomplish a rewarding business journey, translating into significant value creation. Join Q as he breaks down the science of Return on Investment (ROI), from an accounting standpoint, elucidating its correlation with financial statements. Explore the ROI formula and gain practical insights to maximize this crucial metric for measuring business success. Elevate your entrepreneurial journey with actionable strategies for sustainable growth and prosperity.

Hassan Bash

Hassan Bash – Keynote Speaker

Hassan is a multifaceted Saudi-American business strategist, high-performance coach, and growth architect, known for his innovative approach in leveraging strategic partnerships and systems thinking to drive scalable growth and operational excellence.

With a rich background in digital marketing and a keen interest in AI, he offers a unique blend of strategies that effectively combine technological advancements with the power of human connections. Hassan’s expertise in crafting relationships, akin to the Dream 100 concept, enables businesses to unlock new levels of success and expansion.

His approach emphasizes high performance, flow, and strategic alignment, guiding companies to achieve the seemingly impossible. Through commitment and consistency, Hassan empowers businesses to make their own dent in the world, showcasing the transformative power of strategic connections in today’s dynamic landscape.

Presentation Title: You’re One Relationship Away

In a world where networks form the backbone of professional success, the principle that “You’re One Relationship Away” from achieving transformative outcomes has universal appeal. This session, led by Hassan, a renowned business strategist and high-performance coach, dives into the critical importance of strategic networking across all forms of professional gatherings, from industry-specific events to broad-based networking groups. Leveraging Hassan’s rich expertise in systems thinking and digital marketing, attendees will learn how to foster a single, impactful relationship.

Breakout Room Speakers

Dimitrios Loukakis

Dimitrios Loukakis – Breakout Room Speaker

Meet Dimitrios Loukakis, your friendly Voice and Communication Specialist, based in Los Angeles. Originally an actor in London, he later earned an MFA in Voice Studies at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London. Dimitrios, having taught actors and journalists in the UK and the US, now coaches public speakers and presenters. His mission? Empowering you to speak about your ideas in inspiring and strategic ways, all while creating a fun learning environment with practical tools you can use right away. With a stellar record collaborating with companies like Microsoft and TDK, Dimitrios is your go-to for amplifying your message through public speaking and storytelling!

Presentation Title: Speaking Your Message: The Art of Effective Communication

Tick-tock! Nobody likes time-wasters. And yet, so much time is being wasted every time we speak. Unengaging presentations, uninspired pitches, uncharismatic speakers. Audiences have become experts in stifling yawns and performative listening. My mission is to change that. How? By targeting the very thing that makes the difference: Non-verbal communication. No, this is not a speech that will quickly turn into a pompous lecture with more theory and pseudo-intellectual gibberish than substance. This session is designed to take you through a process of discovery. It will identify the key components that can turn you from a speaker to an inspiring and charismatic communicator. Because every time you present, introduce your business, or speak about what you do in a 30-second commercial, don’t you want the others to listen? Be ready to learn surprising facts about speaking in a fun and interactive environment. No hacks, no gimmicks, no games. So, join me. And stop wasting time.

Dr. Katherine Macey, Ph.D.

Dr. Katherine Macey, Ph.D. – Breakout Room Speaker

Dr. Katherine Macey, Ph.D., is the engaging and resourceful owner of Organize to Excel, training you and organizations like yours to work smarter, not harder to optimize your productivity and achieve peak performance. With a doctorate in engineering, Dr. Macey brings a wealth of expertise in helping people like you with real world problems, turning your processes into models of efficiency and productivity. Known for her captivating speaking style, Dr. Macey makes efficient time management, and systems management fun, exciting and easy. By blending evidence-based strategies with relatable examples, she leaves audiences inspired and equipped with practical tools to enact meaningful change in both professional and personal spheres. Get ready to be motivated and empowered as Dr. Macey guides you towards tangible improvements that will revolutionize the way you work and live.

Presentation Title: Unleashing a Proactive Follow-up System

Embark on a transformative journey in this breakout session that reshapes your approach to professional relationships. Delve into the secrets of crafting a dynamic follow-up system that transcends the chaos of business cards. Dr. Macey’s expertise in systems creation will empower you to streamline follow-ups effortlessly, fostering lasting connections and collaborations. In this essential session, discover the keys to proactive follow-up success, applicable whether you’re building your entrepreneurial empire or connecting with friends. Dr. Macey provides practical, actionable steps, enabling you to elevate your networking game and take control of your future!

Jeff Viccora

Jeff Viccora – Breakout Room Speaker

Jeffrey Viccora has been a trusted partner to small businesses, transitioning seamlessly from a background in commercial lending to his current role in insurance with USI Insurance Services. Throughout his career, Jeffrey’s primary objective has been to forge genuine connections with small business owners, understanding their concerns intimately and guiding them through the intricacies of risk management to guarantee both peace of mind and sustained profitability.

Presentation Title: Securing the Digital Realm: Dive into Cyber Security Strategies

Scott McCray

Scott McCray – Breakout Room Speaker

Scott McCray, the magician-turned-entrepreneur, weaves enchantment into every chapter of his remarkable journey. From claiming the Colorado Junior Magician title at 15, to becoming the 2017 National LeTip Chapter Member of the Year, he’s a master of
connections. Over 21 years, LeTip has been Scott’s conduit for human interaction in the Business of Wellness, where he served as Chapter President multiple times. Beyond the magic, Scott is a sought-after corporate speaker, humorist, and entertainer in the Western United States. His knack for bringing joy to audiences extends to his passion for natural nutrition, leadership development, and working from home. Scott’s story is a magical blend of pursuing passions and creating a fulfilling life.

Presentation Title: Resilience Reset: Reigniting Motivation for Success (Revive & Remotivate)

Discover the ultimate magic trick – fooling yourself back into motivation! Join professional comedian and magician Scott McCray for a blend of psychology and laughter. Learn how to create temporal landmarks, enticing your mind to embrace new turning points. Like a trail of breadcrumbs, these insights will propel you towards setting and achieving your next big goal. Get ready for a mind-bending journey that combines humor and psychology to put you firmly back in the driver’s seat of your aspirations. Let’s make motivation the grand finale! #MotivationMagic #GoalSetting #ComedicInspiration

Grace Del Rey

Grace Del Rey – Breakout Room Speaker

Grace Del Rey is an intuitive financial growth business strategist, the founder and CEO of SGBS Consulting, Inc. Central to her methodology is The Saving Grace Money Method™, a transformative framework offering entrepreneurs invaluable education, tools, and strategies to ascend to greater heights. Grace’s passion lies in collaborating with heart-centered business owners, crafting strategies that not only navigate the challenges of entrepreneurship but also propel ventures to unparalleled success. Her approach is characterized by both measurable outcomes and intuitive direction, ensuring every step forward is purposeful and impactful.

Presentation Title: Navigating Excellence: Unveiling the Customer Journey Blueprint

Have you ever spent tons of money or time in marketing to get a customer to buy from you, whether it was services or products, only for your customer to have a lackluster experience or, worse, a bad experience? Was it a one-off, really? Or is your customer’s journey undefined in your company. In this breakout session, we will map your current client experience from first touches to completion of the project to find the growth areas for your client journey. Then, we will do a second map of how you’d like your customer experience to be. Let’s envision creating raving fans of out your clients and taking your business’s bottom line to the next level.

Berenice Gomez

Berenice Gomez – Breakout Room Speaker

Berenice Gomez, a seasoned professional with over 30 years in the mortgage industry, stands as a published author, entrepreneur, and dynamic speaker. Her journey reflects a relentless passion for success and a commitment to excellence. Throughout her extensive career, Berenice has not only navigated the intricacies of the mortgage landscape, but has also emerged as a business strategist with a keen eye for opportunities. As an astute wealth developer, Berenice brings a mature understanding of wealth known for inspiring others to resume their wealth journey. Her written work stand as a testament to her passion, commitment, and expertise, offering valuable insights to entrepreneurs. Berenice’s dedication and entrepreneurial trajectory reflects her believe that success requires sacrifice, risk and unwavering self believe.

Presentation Title: Wealth Mastery: Unveiling the 10 Principles of Financial Prosperity (10 Principles of Wealth)

Embark on a journey to lasting prosperity with Berenice Gomez as she delves into the transformative principles of The NAHREP 10, illuminating the path to enduring wealth. Gain a comprehensive understanding of wealth that extends beyond monetary value, acknowledging the pivotal roles of family and health in your financial journey. Berenice underscores the importance of debt reduction and prudent investment, advocating for allocating 20% of your income wisely while advocating for living below your means and assessing your net worth. Navigate the intricacies of the market and real estate to cultivate sustained prosperity, all while fostering a spirit of generosity towards those less fortunate. Lastly, Berenice highlights the significance of political acumen in navigating the ever-changing landscape of financial success. Join Berenice on this transformative journey towards financial mastery, with The NAHREP 10 principles serving as your steadfast guide.

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