The 14th annual Chick-fil-ALeadercast was held Friday in Savannah. Proceeds from this Savannah event will benefit Union Mission.
"By having this event today,
we are going to have the opportunity to provide more services that we provide
at union mission to the homeless in savannah and the greater area," said Geri
Ann Robbins, chief operating officer of Union Mission. "It can be a life
changing experience based on the material you hear here today if you apply it
and listen to what they have to share."
The leadership development conference was broadcast live from Atlanta to several sites nationwide, including Savannah. The Chick-fil-ALeadercast participants viewed the video from the Coastal Georgia Center in Savannah on May 10.
This year's program focused on how to simply lead.
Speakers for this year's event include:
Jack Welch, former Chairman and CEO of General Electric
Andy Stanley, leadership author and communicator
Mike Krzyzewski, head men's basketball coach, Duke University and Team USA
John Maxwell, author and leadership expert
Dr. Henry Cloud, author and leadership consultant
LCDR Rorke Denver, Navy SEAL and star of the 2012 movie Act of Valor
Sanya Richards-Ross, 2012 London Olympic gold medalist, track & field
David Allen, author of Getting Things Done and productivity expert
Condolezza Rice, Secretary of State (2005-2009), via exclusive Simply Lead video interview
Last year, more than 100,000 leaders from 14 countries attended Chick-fil-A Leadercast, according to a news release.