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EMPOWERING MILLIONS Ltd
Shelton Street 71-75
GB-WC2H 9JQ London
Empowering Millions With A BiG Vision Business Retreat
You are invited to the first holistic business platform in Europe of its kind.
What is the Empowering Millions With A BiG Vision Business Retreat?
Empowering Millions is the first business platform in Europe that addresses topics such as business, leadership, faith and family in a holistic way, delivering high quality business conferences, mentoring programs, international success seminars and online webinars.
Who is the retreat for?
• For entrepreneurs, leaders and for those who would like to become entrepreneurs and/or are interested in personal, spiritual and professional development.
• For leaders and individuals in general who feel they need to be strengthened and empowered who need help to combat fatigue and burnout with new built confidence that will help them to communicate more effectively and achieve greater results in their life, relationships and business.
• For Christians and non-Christians.
Why is this retreat taking place?
• Because we saw a gap in the market in Europe and in other places around the world where we see our platform as a way to fill this gap and people’s lives with a holistic approach to business and life.
• Because it will be the international platform for empowering people within business, leadership, faith and family.
• Because various groups in society can through this platform come together, break new ground and impact each other in a powerful way.
• Because as individuals we are seeking a healthy, happy and productive life, it is important to consider where we come from, and what benefits us and those around us in achieving our goals, whether they be greater results in business, improved or new relationships, awareness and happiness.
• Because the relationships you create with positive likeminded people is the key in both business, faith and in life.
• Because many entrepreneurs want to design a business model that gives back and our platform will be a meeting place for charitable organizations and entrepreneurs and where businesses will be able to learn how collaboration is an easier way to business growth.
Who are the Speakers:
All Speakers are carefully selected entrepreneurs, business executives, leaders and experts in their fields.
What can we expect to hear from the speakers:
The speakers will speak on a vast array of topics that will address areas such as:
• Key elements of leadership and entrepreneurial success
• Mental development
• Money management
The workshops that the speakers will offer at this retreat will be both theoretical and more practical in nature.
Learn from insights that have led to success from the speakers who will share practical business strategies, leadership advice, testimonials, faith and life lessons.
Develop professional skills through workshop training and the opportunity to receive continued mentorship, coaching, skills training and access to community resources.
An opportunity to network with industry leading speakers we bring the best of the international entrepreneurial community together. We offer you the platform and the network. If you take action and cease this opportunity is up to you. If you feel disempowered, then be restored at our retreat in order to successful carry on as an impactful leader in your business or ministry. This retreat offers several opportunities to strengthen leaders and help them combat fatigue and burnout as well as equipping leaders and entrepreneurs with new skills, new built confidence in order to communicate more effectively and achieve greater results.
Is it for me?
Maybe you need a fundamental paradigm shift. You may need a new start. It can be both spiritually and businesswise.
It is for you who want to enjoy fantastic surroundings, good music and want to take a break from everyday life and are willing to invest in yourself.
What do I get out of this retreat?
You may be riding on waves of success and confidence but you know the importance of lifelong learning and somehow you feel that someting is still missing.
An opportunity to meet potential new business partners and philanthropists from all over the world. This retreat will enable people to go back to their lives and businesses with renewed energy, new ideas, transformed minds, plenty of new resources and practical tools.
Access to further workshop training and the opportunity to receive continued mentorship, skills development training and access to community resources and webinars.
Who is the organizer?
Empowering Millions Ltd, 71-75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, London, England, WC2H 9JQ
The founders of Empowering Millions Ltd are Helena Vernholm and Thomas Vernholm. Bringing together their strong professional backgrounds in marketing, sales, communication, leadership, consulting and coaching with our personal walks of faith and entrepreneurship, we decided to put together our joint gifts and abilities to launch this one of a kind platform with the Goal of Empowering Millions With A BiG Vision to live a life of abundance, service, significance, influence, success and leadership.
How "Christian" is it?
The "Empowering Millions with a BiG Vision Business Retreat" is organized by Christians and contains Christian elements (praise, theological themes, worship music). At the retreat itself, however, the content is about business, leadership and inspiration, less about faith.
Contributing speakers, artists and participants have very different ideological characteristics.
When is it?
Empowering Millions With A BiG Vision Retreat begin the 5 day retreat in sunny Algarve, Portugal on October 10 through to 14, (2019). We hope to see you there!
Book your Early Bird tickets now by May 31st and save up to € 1000.00 per ticket.
• Accommodation at a 5-star resort for 4 nights and 5 days.
• All Inclusive Meal Plan.
• Workshops with the speakers where you can join up to 3 different workshops each day for collaboration and continued discussion.
• Take part in networking activities, music activities, put your new skills into practice and interact with like-minded individuals.
• Group Training from each of the 17 speakers.
• Lifetime 24/7 anytime on-demand access to official recording of the event,
• Approximately 20 hours of Music Concerts spread over 5 days from 6 well known Music artists and celebrities from all over the world.
• Airport Shuttle to and from the retreat where private group pickup and drop off is arranged for you.
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.
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.’
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.
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.
“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.”
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.
‘… 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.
Johanna Stone is the CEO of JS Global FX. She is also a Professional Forex Trader/Trainer, Financial Speaker & Psychologist. She is well known as the Magic Genie of the Forex Markets as her unique trading system allows private investors to earn an above average return on investment.
Her expertise comes from working with Forbes 500 companies like UBS, Credit Suisse & FX Dealing platforms in Switzerland.
Johanna transforms peoples lives by making them aware that the Kingdom of God is from within and that they can achieve all things through the power of Christ who strengthens them. Financial success is directly linked to our faith and relationship with God especially when we apply Biblical principles. Philippians 4:13 ‘ I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.’
Jose Flores is an International Speaker, Motivator and Author. He educates, inspires and motivates individuals to strengthen their mental toughness and to develop into indispensable leaders by connecting with them, touching their hearts and giving them a fresh perspective. Jose gets people to think outside the box to start taking massive action and seeing immediate results. The present is a gift and the time is now for Jose to make an impact in the lives of others. Jose authored ‘Don’t Let Your Struggle Become Your Standard’ and he lives it. He wants you to stand tall and be the very best version you can be.
Charmaine’s passion for life comes from God and she believes these seeds were sown when her mum was pregnant with
her attending Bible College. As a child she instinctively always knew that she would be able to heal and help others. With
God by her side she followed her dreams and followed a career where she could heal people through the power of God.
Charmaine understands the importance to be able to communicate with God directly on a daily basis. In her own search to feel one with God she created a system that allowed her the oneness experience with God. Working with Christians so many of them shared their challenges to feel more connected to God. Charmaine created an amazing program through Biblical scriptures called the ‘Tabernacle Prayer’ for Christians to enjoy real communion with God.
Silvija is an Entrepreneur, Mindset and Business Strategist, Columnist, Radio Host, International Motivational Speaker and Cryptocurrency Adviser and Investor. She is a successful businesswoman with over 15 years in education
and personal development training.
Silvija has shared stages with Mel Gibson, John Travolta, Steve Wozniak, Charlie Sheen and many other celebrity names. She is the founder and CEO of Full Potential Intelligence Ltd. Silvija speaks all over the world, teaching individuals, small businesses and corporates how to achieve personal and business success and is constantly looking for new ways of helping others reach their vision while always showing gratitude for the wisdom within.
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.
“Be your Authentic self… the rest will follow” - Coach C. With over two decades of transformation experience and driving a variety of businesses forward, Christine Nielsen is a master coach and expert at helping organizations and individuals achieve greater level of performance and, more importantly, success. The impact Christine has been able to make is extensive. By partnering, coaching and working closely with senior leaders, Christine can transform organizations and deliver higher level of performance and affect positive and measurable change. Christine’s expertise also extends to cultural change and transformation. By creating a chain of influential leaders and mid-level managers, Christine is able to deliver greater levels of performance.
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.
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.
Asia's #1 Personal Branding and Business Transformation Expert.
“The most powerful force in the Universe is alignment. When what you say aligns with who you are, BAMMMM….you are unstoppable and incomparable.”
Lusea Lu is a multi-award winning international speaker and entrepreneur who shares her skills as an expert business coach to enable others to thrive in entrepreneurship, success mindset and business growth. Lusea’s specialty lies in helping mission-driven entrepreneurs craft their unique brand message essence so it resonates with the deepest desires of her client's tribe - the people who they are meant to lead and serve.
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.
Paul A Clarke started singing at the age of 14 and soon decided to take things seriously when he took his flute to church and was told "there is no room for that instrument here." Paul is a profound singer and international worship leader, choir director, vocal mentor and song writer. Paul became a sought after session singer to top POP and R&B artists and was able to use his Vocal Coaching skills with them. Some of the artists Paul worked with are Tom Jones, Sir Elton John, George Michael, Boyzone and the pop group Eternal.
Paul continues to sing in churches internationally in countries such as Ghana, America and Europe. He has executively and co- executively produced 4 albums one of which is his own highly anticipated ‘Purpose Reloaded’. This master piece is currently available on all music stores online.
‘A small woman with a big voice’ is often how Joanita Zachariassen is described. Born in Uganda and raised in Denmark, Joanita is a gospel and soul singer full of life, energy, love, passion and a strong faith which transpires into everything she does. She has a vast musical repertoire and a wonderful ability to get audiences excited and energized because of her contagious energy, joy and sweetness. Joanita has been compared to Etta James and Nina Simone and in the same manner as these legendary women, she has proven that she can build bridges between various musical styles such as Afropop, Gospel, Soul, Funk and Pop with people from many different cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds relating to and loving her music. Joanita has a Christian background and previously worked as a Gospel choir and worship leader in Denmark. Joanita is now working on her newest album “DAY DREAM“ which is to be released in 2019. Today Joanita is the most booked new upcoming artist in Denmark.
‘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.
“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.
“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.