TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2015 /CNW/ - Over 1,000 young professionals, entrepreneurs, and start-up ventures will convene at the John Bassett Theatre (MTCC) from November 21st-22nd to network and celebrate Canadian entrepreneurship, leadership and innovation at the annual SociaLIGHT Conference, in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week.
The keynote will be delivered by acclaimed marketer and serial entrepreneur Seth Godin. Godin has published 18 bestselling books on change, leadership and marketing including, Purple Cow (2003), All Marketers Are Liars (2005), Tribes (2008), Meatball Sundae (2008), and most recently, What To Do When It's Your Turn (2014).
The 16 speaker series will be delivered by prominent business leaders which include award winning Canadian entrepreneur and founder of G Adventures, Bruce Poon Tip; Amazon bestselling author and performance coach Jairek Robbins; Forbes Disruptive Millennial, Founder and CEO of Super Sprowtz, Radha Agrawal; and Centre for Social Innovation Founder, Tonya Surman.
Founder of the SociaLIGHT Conference, Theresa Laurico says, "A progression of the traditional meaning of a socialite, a sociaLIGHT is a (L)eader, (I)mpacting (G)lobal (H)umanity (T)oday. Our mission is to help people follow their dreams and make a profit while having a positive impact on the world. SociaLIGHT aims to empower and inspire entrepreneurs to embody the triple bottom line – people, planet, profit. "
The SociaLIGHT Conference has been called the "Mecca for Emerging Entrepreneurs" and featured in Forbes, Huffington Post and PROFIT, with past speakers and contributors including Sir Richard Branson, Robin Sharma, Allan Lau and more.
Each year, SociaLIGHT provides empowerment, inspiration and support to early stage start-ups. The conference's mission is to serve 100 million startups, entrepreneurs, and leaders to build thriving and sustainable businesses that have a positive global impact, and to foster systemic leadership. This will be a great celebration of entrepreneurship and leadership with positive global impact and innovation and in one of the largest gatherings of start-ups in Canada.
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