Attendees at the 2013 NAIA National Convention will have a unique opportunity to dream big with author and motivational speaker Bob Beaudine, a top sports and entertainment search executive. The best-selling author of "The Power of Who: You already know everyone you need to know," Beaudine will provide attendees with a new way to look at networking and professional contacts.
Beaudine will deliver the keynote address on Sunday, April 21 during the NAIA luncheon.
A dynamic, engaging speaker who vibrantly speaks on a multitude of topics , Beaudine has recently made appearances on The Today Show, CNBC, Fox Business News Primetime with Dave Ramsey, Business News Network in Canada, ABC Good Morning Texas, Fox Good Day, and CBN News.
"We are excited to announce Bob Beaudine as our keynote speaker for the convention," said Jim Carr, NAIA President and CEO. "Bob will deliver an energetic and motivational message that we believe will resonate with attendees, particularly in light of this year's convention theme, "Today's Opportunities - Tomorrow's Leaders."
Beaudine, CEO of Eastman & Beaudine, manages the nation's leading executive search firm in sports and entertainment. Beaudine has helped shape the leadership teams of some of the world's most innovative and dynamic businesses in the NBA, Major League Baseball, NHL, PGA Tour, US Olympics, NASCAR, Professional Bull Riders, Horse Racing, and Ultimate Fighting Championships.
The 72nd Annual NAIA National Convention is slated for April 19-23 at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center in Kansas City, Mo. For more information on the convention, visit www.naia.org.