Past Speakers

WIN is known for its great speakers. Below are the speakers and topics for all of our events going back to 2010.

2014
January BreakfastElliot Chodoff – An Update on the Middle East
February BreakfastChip Madera – Courageous Leadership – Accelerating Business in Changing Times
March BreakfastAric Bostick – Fired Up!
April BreakfastRick Eigenbrod – What Happens When You Get What You Want
Lecture Series DinnerBilly Beane – Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
May BreakfastNikki Warren – Top 10 Tips to Live a Thriving Life
June BreakfastMike Mullane – Countdown to Teamwork
July BreakfastVeterans Panel – Sergeant Bill Farr, Steve Katzmann, Sergeant Dylan Gray
August BreakfastGary Schlossberg – Economic Update
September BreakfastJamie Vollmer – Welcome to the Great Conversation: Building public support for public schools, one community at a time
October BreakfastRick Gunn – Soulcycler
November BreakfastDan Barnett – Make or Break Execution – the Core of Success

2013
January BreakfastJon Ralston – The 2012 Election Results and the 2013 Legislative Session
February BreakfastDoc Hendley – Turning Wine to Water (and other modern day miracles)
March BreakfastJohn Restrepo – Economic Update
April BreakfastDr. Linda Duxbury – Managing a Changing Workforce
Lecture Series DinnerPeter Sagal – Constitution USA
May BreakfastAlison Gannett – Extreme Skier, started nonprofit Save Our Snow
June BreakfastKarl Mecklenburg – NFL Speaker and Leadership Linebacker
July BreakfastCorrado de Gasperis – A Clear Minded View of the Global Gold Industry
August BreakfastLocal Leadership Panel – Krys Bart, Cary Groth and Katy Simon
September BreakfastMark Allen – The Art of Ironman Success
October BreakfastKaren Walrond – The Art of Social Media: Connecting to Customers through Storytelling
November BreakfastNikki Nemerouf – Mental Fitness for Leaders

2012
January BreakfastJeremy Aguero – An Update On Nevada’s Economy
February BreakfastSteve Rizzo – The Atti-Tools for Success
March BreakfastLocal Leaders Panel – Strategic Priorities for Northern Nevada
April BreakfastDr. Jerry Teplitz – Switched on Networking – Balance Your Brain for Networking Success
Lecture Series DinnerMary Robinson – First Female President of Ireland
May BreakfastVicki Escarra – The Escalating Hunger Crisis in America
June BreakfastMurray Banks – Reenergize, Recharge, Refocus
July BreakfastMary Bigler – Raising Readers
August BreakfastDan Lier – Take Your Business to the Next Level
September BreakfastDeedee Corradini – Leadership, Justice and Equality
October BreakfastDave Logan – Tribal Leadership
November BreakfastShama Kabani – The Zen of Social Media Marketing

2011
January BreakfastRoddy Chong – All Things Are Possible
February BreakfastMatt Weinstein – Putting Fun to Work: The Power of Humor in Business
March BreakfastBob Losyk – Get a Grip: Overcoming Stress & Thriving in the Workplace
April BreakfastGeneral Abizaid – Strategic Changes in the Middle East
Lecture Series DinnerRon Clark – America’s Educator
May BreakfastTy Cobb – The Greatness of Ronald Reagan:
Reflections on the 40th President at 100
June BreakfastJill Savery/Jon Killoran – Sustainability and Sport
July BreakfastJon Ralston – An Update On Nevada Politics
August BreakfastDewitt Jones – Extraordinary Visions
September BreakfastNeal Petersen – No Barriers, Only Solutions!
October BreakfastScott Klososky – SocialTech
November BreakfastJoe Piscatella – Living Healthy in a Doublecheeseburger.com World

2010
January BreakfastAnn Rhoades – Creating an Outstanding Service Culture
February BreakfastDan Clark – Don’t Waste a Good Recession
March BreakfastJim McCormick – Business Lessons From the Edge
April BreakfastDr. David Walsh – Brain Fitness for Career Success
Lecture Series DinnerBlake Mycoskie – Founder of TOMS Shoes
May BreakfastMarty Nemko – Predictions & Trends for the Next Decade
June BreakfastJon Ralston – An Update on Nevada Politics
July BreakfastGary Karp – Making the Business Case for Working for People with Disabilities
August BreakfastDonna Hartley – Fire Up Your Speaking
September BreakfastJeffrey Hansler – Language You Can Bank On
October BreakfastSteve Gilliland – Enjoy the Ride
November BreakfastTerry Jones – The Business of Innovation