Cs, 2020. 02. 20. - V, 2020. 02. 23. CASCADE WELLNESS RESORT, Lagos, Portugal
Cs, 2020. 02. 20. -
V, 2020. 02. 23.
CASCADE WELLNESS RESORT
Rua das Ilhas
PT-8600-513 Lagos, Portugal
EMPOWERING MILLIONS Ltd
Shelton Street 71-75
GB-WC2H 9JQ London
The Empowering Millions Summit is the first business platform of this kind in Europe that joins business and faith in delivering high-quality business conferences, mentoring programs and a media platform for entrepreneurs, business professionals, start-ups, innovators and leaders with the mission to achieve greatness for a greater purpose. We are with this platform and leadership summit seeking to empower leaders, business owners, community representatives and change makers worldwide who can walk beside others in their journey toward their greatest potential and a Spirit-filled life of purpose that will enable them to leave a spiritual legacy that will have a great impact on the world at large.
The Empowering Millions Summit is the largest convening of international and regional entrepreneurs, young entrepreneurs,start-ups, innovators, associations and organizations, business leaders, thought leaders, digital organizations, policymakers, leading academics, experts and financial intermediaries among others that provide the first business-platform of this kind in Europe.
In a span of four days, an array of activities will be staged including a Conference, Exhibition, Capacity Building Workshops, Panel discussions, Organizational Presentations, Business related Theological Presentations, Innovators’ Hub, Gala Dinner and various Networking Features, Music concerts among others. This is the biggest faith-based business event to be hosted in Europe and is supported by high-level international partners. There will be attendees from all over the world to this Summit. The overall theme for The Empowering Millions Summit 2020 is – “Achieving Greatness for A Greater Purpose in the 22nd Century.” Empowering Millions Summit is all about “building strong and equipped people. “We believe in the holistic empowerment of people." The Business Summit is a platform to accomplish this vision and a great opportunity for all who will attend. We believe this Summit will be of great benefit to anyone interested in business, investments, personal development and the power of faith.
WHAT DO I GET OUT OF THIS SUMMIT?
• An opportunity to meet potential likeminded extraordinary people, potential new business partners and philanthropists from all over the world.
• Renewed energy, a transformed mind, new ideas, plenty of new resources and practical tools.
• Access to a global network of leaders and world-changers, that will continue to contribute and share community resources, webinars, workshops, skills development, mentorships, speaking opportunities and media opportunities.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT TO HEAR FROM THE SPEAKERS?
The speakers will speak on a vast array of topics that will address areas such as:
• Entrepreneurial success
• Personal development
• Financial principles
• Money management
• Sustainable innovation
• Family and work-life balance
• Campaigning for victory
• Artistic expression
• Property & City developments
HOW "CHRISTIAN" IS IT?
The “Empowering Millions Summit” is organized by Christian entrepreneurs, community leaders and philanthropists and contains Christian elements (praise, theological themes, worship music). At the Empowering Millions Summit itself, however, the content is about business, leadership, philanthropy, sustainable developments, financial inclusion, workforce development, housing, investments, communication and inspiration, less about, but not excluding the power of faith.
WHEN IS IT?
The Empowering Millions Summit begin the 4-day summit in sunny Algarve, Portugal at the CASCADE Wellness & Lifestyle Resort on February 20 through to 24, (2020). Book your Early Bird tickets now by August 31st and save 25% per ticket. Please see our pricing packages below.
WHAT IS INCLUDED?
We offer four categories of tickets and for more details of our pricing packages please have a look at or website: www.empoweringmillions.com.
• Our All inclusive Summit tickets will include Accommodation at a 5-star resort for 3 nights and 4 days and an All Inclusive Meal Plan and professional photos including an extra half-day Workshop starting in the Morning on the 20th of February with world-renowned City developer Mr Oliver Tham.
• All Access Summit tickets will include Welcome dinner and access all days to the 4-day summit and professional photos.
• General Admission Summit tickets available for 1-day to 4-days), will include access all days to the 4-day summit but not include any meal plan or professional photos.
All participants will be able to take part in networking activities, music activities, put new skills into practice and interact with like-minded individuals, will be offered to take part in ongoing training programs and will be able to sign up for the post-Summit training "New Victory Life" class and off-site experience.
All participants will receive Lifetime 24/7 anytime on-demand access to official recording of the event.
Helena Vernholm is an entrepreneur with over 20 years of practical experience of business and investment strategy with a large focus on strategic business development, real estate investments and city development projects.
Helena has a multicultural background and was born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden, but also has family in Tanzania. Helena lived for over ten years in Australia where she initially for a couple of years in Hobart and then moved to Sydney. Helena has international experience including several senior managerial and executive positions in computer science, marketing, human resources, banking and the financial sector in both Sweden, Denmark and Australia. Today she lives with her husband Thomas Vernholm in Algarve, Portugal. Helena has always had a strong desire to 'give back' to society and create positive changes in the world around her, providing venture philanthropy solutions and opportunities to investors and philanthropists including both grant funding and social impact investments. John 10:10, Isaiah 40:31 and Matthew 6:33.
Thomas Vernholm is a visionary and serial entrepreneur with a strong sales and marketing background. Thomas is born and raised in Denmark and has more than two decades of personal experience in sales, marketing, media planning, brand strategy and public relations. Today, he focuses on property and city developments in Canada, Portugal, Spain and Australia as well as being the Co-owner of the global entrepreneurial “International Millionaire Mindset Network (IMN)” in Denmark with local chapters opening later this year in Portugal and Tanzania. Thomas enjoys spending time in Portugal, Scandinavia and other parts of the world where he is responsible for his international business network operations and is involved in several developments. Thomas loves networking and experiencing new cultures and connecting with people. He has been married to Helena Vernholm for ten years and they currently reside in Algarve, Portugal. Isaiah 40:31 and Mark 16:15.
Hazel is a Zimbabwean Business Consultant & Strategist, Television Host, Celebrity Interviewer, International Speaker, Marketing, Branding and Business Growth Coach. Hazel is also a Global Property Investor and recognized Philanthropist who runs two non-for-profit organizations in Zimbabwe ‘I Am
Bible Distribution’ and ‘Destiny Arise’. Both charities have empowered more than 30,000 Zimbabweans, equipping Entrepreneurs and Business Owners to build wealth, achieve financial success and independence globally.
Hazel is currently based in Australia and is a recent nominee of the ‘Top 100 Women of Influence’ in Australia by the Australian Financial Review. Hazel hosts her own business show in the USA on the Blu Television Channel featured on Roku to 35 million subscribers. Her show is also show cased on Amazon Fire and soon to be Apple TV.
Michael D. Butler has been called a Book Launch Expert by his competitors and his fan and is the official publisher of Think and Grow Rich World Tours. After starting Beyond Publishing just 20 months ago his team has published over 130 titles by 60 different authors and that includes over 100 “Best-Sellers.”
He runs a high-end exclusive Speakers Bureau and has this year spoken in 20+ countries. Brian Tracy, America’s Premier Business Expert says, “Michael’s team is exceptional at what they do and are some of the best in their space working with Authors.”
Beyond Publishing's growing tribe of Authors can be found in South Africa, Europe, Asia, and the Americas and their books are in Bookstores and Libraries globally. Clients have spoken on Ted Talks, guest lectured at Harvard, graduated from Ivy League schools like Cornell, been seen on Fox News, CNN, Fox Business, Inc 500, Rolling Stone, Forbes, Entrepreneur Magazine, TMZ, Disney, TLC and many more and are some of the most innovative thought leaders anywhere.
Kevin is the managing partner of Momentum Consulting Group and a globally recognized International Business Growth Strategist, International Speaker and Executive Mentor. He is the Author of "The Momentum Effect” and "CRASH! Ten Steps To Building World Class." Kevin’s specialty is building powerful, cohesive well-run companies that create their own market dominance. Some of Kevin’s noteworthy career accomplishments include securing the largest contract in his industry to creating selling divisions and companies that have risen from a few millions in sales to an excess of $650M in just a few short years, as well as winning numerous awards across a multitude of industries. Kevin has 30+ years experience working with thousands of small to large corporation's globally across all industries. Kevin’s passion is to use his business acumen to resolve challenges that entrepreneurs and companies face all over the world.
Oliver has over 30 years of experience in all facets of the Real Estate, Property and Development industry from being a Development Consultant to a Developer. Most important of all he is a visionary and has helped plan and strategize some of the biggest developments in Australia including Forest
Lakes, Greater Springfield, Varsity Lakes and consulted to many developers on their major projects internationally. City Development projects include Tanjung Lesung and major commercial developments in Singapore and other countries.
As a Director of Success Global Media (Success Resources Global), Oliver has the opportunity to access many global leaders as well as a great market. He loves God and will use any opportunity to bring glory to God in all he does.
Michelle Winder is recognized as a self defense expert and Celebrity Maker, having trained more than 6,000 people in 5 countries. Michelle is a bestselling author of 3 books, 3rd Degree Black Belt and Certified World Martial Arts Instructor. Her ability to connect with people opened her eyes to a hidden
world of pain she was determined to relieve. Her life experiences, including being raised from the dead, provide a wealth of inspiring, redemptive speaking topics. For over 20
years, she’s shown people how to forget the past and step into a life of passion and purpose. Michelle is the Founder and CEO of Rock YOUR Red Carpet and has trained hundreds of empty-nest men & women to find, follow and fund their passion. She shows them how to position themselves as an expert and succeed as influencers in today’s society. Her passion is to see people live the life they were designed to live rather than watch others live theirs.
“I’m just a man that Jesus put here to sing and write songs for the worlds ears to hear; some will be moved by them and some won’t.”
Born in Memphis, Tennessee and raised in Blytheville, Arkansas, Marty has a true love and passion for the South. Being from a family of musicians, preachers, singers, and songwriters, it was definitely in his blood from birth. Marty is a Christian, Country, Blues, Rock, Pop, and whatever else he writes at the time, kind of artist. He has released several songs in his career-- some successful, some not. Even when certain people hear his songs and dislike them, he still feels like every song he writes is a platinum, number one, chart worthy song. He has found love and support from fans all around the world for his music, “I love everybody, whether they like my music or not but, when they like it, I consider that a true blessing from Jesus.”
‘… All things are possible to him who believes’ MARK 9:23
Dr. Werner Krings is the founder of Digital Business Intelligence with 28+ years of management consulting, executive coaching and B2B-Business development experiences in Big Four consultancies, DAX 100 and Fortune 500 companies in Europe and overseas. His cross-industry international project- and leadership experience enables him to provide sustainable and value-oriented access for his clients to the best of both: the academic & practitioner sphere.
Currently, he is a trusted advisor, coach, author and speaker with teaching gigs at business schools in Germany, the UK and Vietnam. His passion is to (co-)create a Christian Academy for startups and corporate executives to encourage managers and leaders to shift the paradigm of current business to excellence.
Gloria knew at a very young age the benefit of faith, hope and how to persevere in a hopeless situation while she grew up without parents and always depended on her own.
Gloria has worked with lots of women of similar background and loves to inspire others with her story of breakthrough, inner healing and how to build a successful business as a woman.
Gloria is also the co-founder of the successful media company One World Distribution that has a strong focus on clients of well known speakers and trainers in Germany and world-wide. She has been successfully self-employed for more than 20 years. Recently Gloria has created the company Glorystar. The aim of Glorystar is to connect and collaborate with mission and faith driven entrepreneurs. Coming from her deepest conviction, Gloria’s credo for her company GloryStar is according to Roman 11:36: From Him through Him and for Him.
Christine is a Leadership Expert, International Speaker and Author. She is the Founder of BIG Vision Leadership Ltd., a global coaching and consulting company based in Munich where Christine joins years of experience in leadership transformation with her own walk of faith to bring her clients the advice and instruction they need to build purpose driven lives of service, significance and success.
An expert of servant and self leadership, Christine firmly believes that we are all born to lead and win in our sphere of influence. Her heart of faith and call to join leadership and faith in business has made it her life’s mission to empower people to lead a life of BIG vision and purpose, serving others as leaders of character, values and impact. Christine is also a proud member of the John Maxwell team.
‘If we grow BIG on the inside we can only win on the outside.’
Jimmy about Jimmy: I’m a grounded person who has both feet on the ground, yet dare to dream large dreams. I live an authentic life and believe that the joy of the Lord is my strength. I thrive when my creativity is let loose. I am an experienced driver of change with focus on communication and passionate about creating simple and easy to use communication products. Since 2008 I have worked as a Communication Advisor and have been involved with global change projects developing and implementing professional change communication concept that supports a project from A to Z. My focus as an advisor is to facilitate a process that constantly has the need of the end user in mind. To use a language and methods that touches the minds and hearts of people. This will call for attention and people will connect to the story.
Heidi is an artistic, creative, charismatic person who loves to share life with people around her. “I have lived through life's ups and downs and believe that God is my strength in weakness.” Heidi grew up in Tanzania as a missionary kid and now lives in Denmark with her husband and four children. As a married couple they have lived with her husband Jimmy Klentz in Denmark, Tanzania, and the United States. Heidi has been involved in youth work, church work and missionary work. Heidi works at a Christian boarding school as a life-coach and teacher. She is an artist that sings and paints in her free time. Together with her husband she has a passion for families across the world. Heidi feels that she and Jimmy are called to help optimize family life for themselves as well as others. Making the supernatural, natural in everyday life is important to Heidi and speaking about ‘taboos’ like spiritual life as a family.
Business Coach, Public Speaker, Business Strategist and Relationship Expert as well as the CEO and founder of SB Jabini Inc.
Growing up in an entrepreneurial home was the nudge SB Jabini needed to discover the goal-oriented woman within her. From managing a home care business from the age of sixteen to establishing her first company at age eighteen, she has made a name as one of the most informed business starters in The Netherlands and South America. Wielding her decade-long experience as an educational tool, Jabini delights in helping aspiring and emerging entrepreneurs actualize their dreams of setting up and managing profitable businesses. A knowledgeable business coach, powerful public speaker and mother of three, she makes her home in The Hague, Netherlands.
Herman Brink, from the Netherlands, is a serial entrepreneur. He is a designer, videographer, photographer and musician. Herman is a practical and creative thinker. He is always busy building, creating and developing. Herman is also very experienced working with public relations. Herman likes to come up with creative solutions, is passionate about God and lives for Him. Herman loves networking and experiencing new cultures and connecting with people. He has been married to Sietske Brink – Riphagen for four years and they have travelled through Europe in their motor home. They are currently staying in Algarve, Portugal. As a couple, they are part of the band’ Songbirds of Passage’ together with Arnan Natan and Anne Elise Kaemingk. Their common goal is to share the gospel and to inspire people to think about true freedom and how you can take steps to walk more in your destination.
Sietske Brink – Riphagen from the Netherlands is a singer, worship leader and songwriter. Sietske is a creative woman who is passionate about what she’s doing and what she is most passionate about is Jesus! Her heart goes out to people, and to worship God together and sing songs of deliverance over her own and other people’s lives. She’s been married to Herman Brink for four years and they travelled through Europe already for two years now, sharing the gospel and using their talents to build Gods kingdom. As a couple, they are part of the band ‘Songbirds of Passage’ together with Arnan Natan and Anne Elise Kaemingk. At the moment they are in Portugal where they will stay for a while.
Arnan Natan Kaemingk is a multi-instrumentalist known for his never- ending energy and his talent for improvisation. He studied jazz saxophone, but he sings and plays several other instruments too like the piano and the guitar. He’s a vibrant and relaxed man, always up for a joke. He’s passionate about Jesus and a musician at heart. For him, music is the best way to connect with people and touch their souls. He believes that God has given him his musical talent so that the Lord can work through him to share His love with people. He composed a lot of songs for ANAE, a collaboration of Arnan Natan and his wife Anne Elise. They want to share stories by being creative. In 2017, they decided to live a life on the road, trust God and find out how He can use them and their talents for His Kingdom. They write, record and play songs, make musical theatre performances and travel the world together. As singer-songwriters, they love to play a mix of pop, soul, jazz, gospel and country. A few months ago, they released their second album, called ‘HOME IS WHERE YOU PARK IT.’ The album is comprised of original songs about the things they have learned and experienced while living life on the road.
Anne Elise Kaemingk calls herself a Jesus follower, singer, music theatre performer, traveller and artist. She studied musical theatre and her main subjects were singing, acting and dancing. Anne likes to create things, so besides singing, acting and making performances, she likes to draw, paint, make hand letterings, jewellery, macramé objects and more.
She wrote a lot of songs for ANAE, a collaboration of her and her husband Arnan Natan. She’s always searching for a way to tell a story and spread a message through the things she makes. Through her singing, she feels like she can reach and touch people in a powerful way. She loves God and wants people to realize it’s very important to use the talents He has given us, ‘cause that’s how we can make a difference in this world.’ Together with her husband Arnan, she travels the world in an old VW van. A very special way to discover Gods creation and a great opportunity to meet other people and serve them with love. Anne is part of the band ‘Songbirds of Passage’ together with her husband Arnan Natan, Herman Brink and Sietske Brink – Riphagen.
“There is always something to be thankful for!”
Andreas is a pianist, singer and composer from Denmark. He holds a Master’s Degree in Musicology and has played concerts all over Denmark and in many countries since 2005. He has also been a speaker at many events about business, music and theology. Andreas is very good at connecting in a non-judgmental way with people of all ages. Together with singer Reg Downey he forms the duo Reg & Andreas that has played concerts many places in the world since 2016. They play ‘feel-good pop’ – singing both songs of their own and beautiful renditions of well-known duet-songs like Bridge Over Troubled Water and You Raise Me Up. The two of them have known each other for many years and have a funny and uplifting way of doing their concerts together.
‘A musician with a heart’
Reg Downey is a Singer/Songwriter, classically trained in Voice. After singing in high-school plays and choirs, he toured with "Signs of Love", a gospel choir out of Dallas, Texas for two years. He began his solo music career singing in churches and doing guest spots on live television in Canada. After meeting Eva in Denmark, they married and now have four children. Reg loves life and enjoys seeing how his music makes a difference in people's lives. His philosophy is that music is like a river that allows the Gift of Life to flow into our hearts with hope, joy and love. This brings repair and refreshing. Together with pianist/singer Andreas Flensted-Jensen he forms the duo Reg & Andreas that has played concerts around the world since 2016. The two of them have known each other for many years and have a funny and uplifting way of doing their concerts together.
“As a singer, my desire is to have people experience love, purpose, hope and joy through the music I sing.”
Isabella Rose is a singer/songwriter who lives in Denmark and grew up in Canada. She has sung in churches, weddings and parties and also with her father, Reg Downey and his music partner, Andreas Flensted-Jensen. Isabella loves people and what music can do for them.