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Thank you for your interest in the Jim Moran Institute Business & Leadership Conference taking place on June 21 & 22, 2017 at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center. The registration fee provides full access to all conference events. Please note, conference attendee space is limited to the first 500 people. The conference has sold out three years in a row, so don't delay register today!


Registration Fees

thru June 5
June 6-17
June 18-22
1 Ticket $79 $99 $120
3 Tickets or more $70 PP $90 PP  


2015, 2014 & 2013 Conference SOLD OUT! Space is limited to 500 so register early!

Cancellation terms: cancellation requests up to two weeks before the event will be refunded at 50% of the ticket price. Two weeks before the event we do not accept any cancellations. It is not possible to switch tickets to other events but it is always possible to change the attendee name and send a replacement.

Sponsors and Exhibitor Registration


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OPENING SPEAKER: Norm Brodsky, Inc. Magazine Senior Contributing Editor, Entrepreneur and Author

Topic:  What's The Next Step And How Do You Achieve It
A veteran entrepreneur, Norm Brodsky built a $180 million company, went bankrupt at 45, rebounded to build a new company and sold it for $110 million. He has been sharing his wisdom and experience with up-and-coming entrepreneurs for 25 years as a one-on-one mentor,  a nationally recognized columnist, public speaker and Master of Ceremonies of the Inc. 5000 Conference. Today, Norm owns three companies inlcuding BEN Global Mentorship, an e-learning company.


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KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Jon Acuff, New York Times Best Selling Author, Entrepreneur and Media Contributor to Time, the Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, and MSNBC

Topic: Hustle and Empathy: Two Surprising Sides of Sales
A New York Times bestselling author of five books, Jon Acuff has helped some of the biggest brands in the world tell their story including The Home Depot, Bose, Staples and the Dave Ramsey Team. Featured regularly on national media, Jon can be seen on CNN, Fox News, Good Day LA and more. He is also a contributor to Time, the Harvard Business Review, Fast Company and MSNBC.


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CLOSING SPEAKER & MC: Ramon Ray, Four-time Entrepreneur, Best-Selling Author, Editor and Producer

Topic: How Smart Companies Thrive In An Uber Economy
Ramon Ray is an entrepreneur, global speaker and best-selling author. His experience has given him the opportunity to present to the President's staff at the White House, testify to Congress and hold a position at the United Nations. Ramon has also started four companies and sold one where he gained years of hand-oon experience in marketing, sales, personal branding, technology and more. He enjoys traveling the world helping businesses grow their audience. 

2017 Sponsors

Barnes Interactive final Accounting Ally Logo copy All About Entertainment ANG Logo 2 Broward County Chamber of Commerce BROWARD COUNTY OFC OF ECONOMIC AND SMALL BUSINESS DEVCareerSource Broward 1CEI StaffingDAVIDiPhoto Video Logo ClickBrain LLC Coral Springs Regional Chamber 1 Doc SolutionsFirst Financial Education Centers 1Frame Your Selfie Hallandale Beach Chamber 1HBL Resources Inc IMD Logo FULL COLOR 1Impact Computers INC     Katzscan Inc 1 Keller Williams Realty Professionals 1Perfect Solutions Consulting Group IncFlorida SBDC Network 1Prediq Media GroupSanford Institute of Philanthropy at National Leadership InstituteSchakolad Chocolate Factory 1Greater Pompano Beach Chamber of CommerceScore At The Top Learning Center and Schools SCORE Broward 1SmartHustle v2 1South Florida Business ConnectionsSweetspot Strategies IncUrban League of Broward County Entrepreneurship Center 1WebPayroll Inc


Business Workshops

Breakout workshop sessions are held during which attendees can join smaller, more focused groups to discuss topics that interest them most. Attendees have opportunities to meet, network and learn from other entrepreneurs and business executives.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

The Jim Moran Institute is pleased to offer businesses an opportunity to support the Business & Leadership Conference. We offer numerous opportunities for you to advertise your business at any price range.

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Become an Exhibitor

This marketing opportunity provides the opportunity to connect in-person with conference attendees. Benefits include:

  • 6-foot exhibit table during conference.
  • Two conference and reception admission tickets.
  • Company name listed on event website.
  • Listing as exhibitor on conference program.

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