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Live2Lead broadcast coming to Averitt Center on Saturday

Live2Lead will be presented in Statesboro on Saturday. The worldwide leadership simulcast event will be hosted by Self Leadership Coaching International LLC. 

Doors open at the Averitt Center for the Arts in downtown Statesboro at 7:30 a.m. for registration. The Live2Lead broadcast begins at 9 a.m., following announcements at 8:45 a.m., and concludes at 1 p.m. General admission tickets are $69 per person and $49 for active/retired military/emergency services/students and can be purchased online at 

Speakers include Dr. John C. Maxwell, leadership expert, bestselling author and coach. Dr. Maxwell, a #1 New York Times bestselling author, coach and speaker, has sold 30 million books. He has been called the #1 leader in business by the AMA and the world’s most influential leadership expert by Inc.

His organizations – The John Maxwell Company, The John Maxwell Team, EQUIP, and the John Maxwell Leadership Foundation – have trained millions of leaders from every nation. 

* Tyler Perry, world-renowned filmmaker, actor, entrepreneur and philanthropist. The multi-hyphenate talent has a resume that reads like the American Dream: playwright, screenwriter, actor, director, producer, best-selling author, and studio head. His work, from page to stage to screen, never fails to leverage the power of story to share Perry’s message of hope. 

* Carly Fiorina, founder and chairman of Unlocking Potential. Fiorina became the first woman ever to lead a Fortune 50 company, Hewlett-Packard. Prior to announcing her candidacy for the Republican nomination for president in 2015, she served as the chairman of Good360, the world’s largest product philanthropy organization, and as chairman of Opportunity International, a Christian-based organization that lifts millions out of poverty around the globe through micro-finance. 

* Daniel Pink, best-selling author, “To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others, Drive and A Whole New Mind.” One of the best-selling nonfiction authors of the last decade, his books on work, business, and behavior have been translated into 35 languages and have sold more than 2 million copies worldwide. In 2015, London-based Thinkers50 named him, alongside Michael Porter and Clayton Christensen, as one of the Top 10 business thinkers in the world. 

* Debra Searle, professional adventurer and serial entrepreneur. Her expeditions have included rowing solo and unsupported across the Atlantic and sailing around Antarctica. 

Debra has also launched four companies, is a published author, has worked as a host for the BBC, and won gold medals for Great Britain at World Championship level. Debra was given an MBE from Her Majesty the Queen and a place on the board of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.  She later co-founded the Business Women’s Network Forum which meets at Buckingham Palace.

Live2Lead is designed to deliver the very best leadership content to inspire and motivate individuals and businesses. 

The event hopes to connect attendees with other influencers in the community and expanding a business network with relationships that produce tangible results. 

Live2Lead will be hosted in Statesboro at the Averitt Center for the Arts, 33 East Main Street.

Additional information: Dr. William A. Amponsah at (336) 457-1007 or via email at

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