REACH Academy live 
You have the power to change lives with your STORY on the right STAGE that will SCALE your business through Advance Your Reach.
It all starts at Reach Live.
November 9-11 2017 | Colorado Springs, CO
Does this sound like you?
You have a story begging to be shared, but you’re not sure how to craft your story into an unforgettable message.
You want to win more stages to share your message, but you don’t know how to capture the attention of a meeting planner.
You want to make a ‘wow’ impression with the right audience... if you could only get on the right stage.
You’re tired of speaking day after day with no proven way to grow your business beyond the stage.
You want to make a ‘sell’ from the stage without feeling icky.
Reach Live is your golden ticket for crafting your story, winning stages, and scaling your business to live the life you want as a featured speaker.
What You Can Expect at Reach Live
Reach Live features world-renowned speakers, coaches and influencers covering three key components for growing your business through speaking:
  Day 1: Telling Your Story
  • Signature Talk: Craft your story more powerfully than ever before
  • Amazing Presentations: Learn how to be great every time your feet hit the stage
  • Proprietary Process: Unpack how to explain how you get results for your audience
  •   Meeting Planners: Hear from 30+ Meeting Planners during the Speak-Off
  Day 2: Landing Stages
  • Expert Positioning: Discover what decision-makers are looking for and how to stand out
  • 70 Types of Stages: Decide what stages you're going to go after and why
  • Millions of Stages: Learn where to find more stages than you'd know what to do with
  •   "All I Do is Win": Get the exact, step-by-step campaign Pete has used to win the best stages
  Day 3: Scale Past the Stage
  • Scaling Offers: Learn the 8 ways to scale past the stage
  • Marketing Funnels: Discover what marketing funnels to leverage to grow your list
  • Lead Capture Dominance: Unpack how to capture leads from up to 90% of the room 
  •   Follow-Up & Close: Get the never-before-seen campaign on how Pete follows up and closes leads
  •   Increase Stage Value: Grow your stage value by 10X (or more)...
You will receive an amazing amount of value during your time at Reach Live:
  •  Three FULL days of can’t-stop-taking-notes content
  •  Full Execution Plan Buildout during Reach Live
  •  One-on-one Strategy Session with our Advance Your Reach team
  •  Reception and Dance Party on Friday night, November 10th
Who's Speaking at Reach Live
Jesse Itzler
Jesse Itzler only eats fruit until noon, loves Run-D.M.C., and enjoys living life “out of the box," actually, he doesn't even have a box. 

He cofounded Marquis Jet, the world’s largest prepaid private jet card company in 2001, which he and his partner sold to Berkshire Hathaway/NetJets. 

He then partnered with Zico coconut water, which they sold to The Coca-Cola Company in 2013. He is a former rapper on MTV and he produced and sang both the NBA’s Emmy Award-winning “I Love This Game” music campaign and the popular New York Knicks anthem “Go NY Go.” 

Itzler is also the author of the New York Time’s Best-Selling book “Living With A SEAL.” When he is not out training for his next 100 mile run or being a dad to his four kids, 

Jesse can be found at the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks games, where he is an owner of the team. He is married to Spanx founder Sara Blakely and the couple and their 4 children live in Atlanta, Georgia.

Pete Vargas, Host
Pete Vargas is the founder and CEO of Advance Your Reach.

He started this amazing journey helping speakers build their businesses in 2003 and he believes in your message. He believes the most valuable buried treasure in the world is the stories we don’t share, the ideas we’re too afraid to talk about, and the untold impact we carry with us because we don’t know how to get our message out to the world around us.

He earned the championship belt of ‘Stage Whisperer’ after booking more than 25,000 stages worth over $50M in revenue since 2003. There is no one in the world better at winning stages than Pete Vargas… and he wants to share everything he’s learned with YOU!
Michael & Amy Port
Heroic Public Speaking: How to Give the Best Presentations of Your Life
Michael and Amy Port, co-founders of Heroic Public Speaking, will showcase the power and art of performance with one goal in mind: so you can shine in all of the spotlight moments in your life. Whether it’s with clients, customers, or even your in-laws, learn how to transform your talks, office meetings, and daily interactions in such a way that everyone will say yes.
Click the image above for a special video message from Michael
Taki Moore
Million Dollar Coach: How to Scale Your Coaching Business
What I want for you more than anything in the world is a coaching business that can scale; a business that gives you more money, meaning, and freedom.

But most coaches, speakers and trainers struggle with 3 core issues:

1. No Audience — limiting your reach.
2. No Sales — limiting your income.
3. No Leverage — limiting your time.

If that’s been a challenge for you, it’s not your fault, and you’re not alone. Plus or minus 10%, we’ve all been taught the same business model. 

And your business model is the #1 thing that’s been holding you back.

In this hands on session, we’ll unpack a new way to attract, convert and deliver.  A way that lets you have more fun, help more people, and make more money.
Angelique Rewers
How to Add an Extra 6-Figures+ to Every Speaking Opportunity
Companies across the US and around the globe are spending more than $359.3 billion a year training their people - and they are looking for experts just like you with a transformative message to share.

In this session, you'll learn a 100% free shortcut to get your company immediately in front of 40 top brands, how to take your signature talk topic and turn it into 7 separate streams of income, 12 lucrative workshop upsells, and exactly how you can get started even if you've never worked with companies before - or you've hit a brick wall in the past.
Shanda Sumpter
Wait List: Be in DEMAND, Be in FLOW, Be in PROFIT!
Shanda Sumpter is the founder and Business Lifestyle Expert of Heartcore Business. 

If you have ever dreamed of having a life of no worries—being able to pay your bills, buying a nice home, sending your kids to college, taking a great vacation, or having the freedom and money to make a difference for others . . . Shanda Sumpter is the business coach to show you how to make those dreams come true (and how it may be less complicated than you think).

Over the course of her career, Shanda has built her multimillion-dollar coaching company, become a best-selling author, hosted the infomercial “Your Wealth Matters,” and helped thousands of her students break through the six-figure (and seven-figure) ceiling.

Chandler Bolt
How To Grow From Blank Page to Published Author in 90 Days
Chandler is the host of the Self Publishing School podcast & the author of 6 bestselling books including his most recent book titled “Published.”. 

He’s also the founder & CEO of Self-Publishing School, the #1 online resource for writing your first book. Through his books, podcast, training videos, and Self-Publishing School, he’s helped thousands of people on their journey to writing their first book.
Jenn Scalia
The Invisible Launch - How to Skyrocket Sales with 5-Day Challenges
In this session, you’ll discover the 4-phase challenge code and how to leverage 5-day experiences to maximize course sales and have your dream clients fall in love with you.

Jenn Scalia is a visibility strategist for entrepreneurs who want to make an impact. She is THE go-to expert for entrepreneurs who want the world to know their name. 

This self professed introvert and single mom went from rock bottom to creating a 7 figure business within 3 years. She is the CEO and Mastermind of Million Dollar Mommy, a company founded to help women across the world reach their dreams and financial goals. Jenn has been featured in Business Insider, Inc. and 
Pat Quinn
Amazing Presentations...Every Time!
In this session, Pat Quinn will show you exactly how to create and deliver a world-class presentation every time. From your opening story to your closing words, learn from one of the nation's premier presenters how to wow the audience and get a standing ovation every time!
Kurt Black
The Four Marketing Funnels Every Speaker Needs To Grow and Scale Their Business
In this session, you’ll learn the four key marketing funnels needed to grow and scale your speaking business. 

We’ll deep dive into actual case studies illustrating how these funnels were used to book more stages, collect and nurture more customer leads, generate significant amounts of revenue and skyrocket one’s influence within a niche. 

We’ll also reveal the secrets to making each of these funnels high converting and successful. If you’re looking for more revenue, a larger following or greater influence in your niche, you won’t want to miss this presentation.
The Speak Off
For the 5th event in a row, we are bringing back the famous "Speak-Off".  See below for ticket options and more details.
Past meeting planners and organizations represented include:
Past Speak Off Contestants
Past Speak Off Judges
Ticket Options
Do you want to make the most of your Reach Live experience? Sign up now for one of our 2 VIP Options.
VIP Speak Off - $1,697
By upgrading to our VIP Speak Off, you get all of the VIP Meals perks with one huge bonus: a chance to share a three-minute talk live in front of several top meeting planners so they can hear your story.
  •  Bonus Half-Day with Michael and Amy Port AND working with them on your 3-minute talk
  •  The Preliminary Round of the VIP Speak Off will be on Wednesday afternoon and evening, November 8th. (Please make note of the day.)
  •  The top ten contestants as graded by the meeting planners will be able to share a five-minute talk during our featured Final Round on Thursday night, November 9th. 
Imagine winning the stage of your dreams at Reach Live. Now is your chance to make a lifelong memory - that time you rocked the stage and changed the trajectory of your business forever. It all starts by signing up now.
VIP Meals - $997
  •  Bonus Half-Day with Michael and Amy Port
  •  VIP Reception on Wednesday, Nov. 8th from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. All of our presenters and meeting planners are invited to attend this event and network WITH YOU!
  •  Secluded VIP lounge area outside conference room stocked with beverages and snacks
  •  Early access to the conference room via the VIP lounge area with preferred seating
  •  VIP-only lunches on Thursday, Nov. 9th, and Friday, Nov. 10th. This is the big-money experience for you. Our amazing panel of meeting planners and presenters will host the lunch and answer those burning questions you have from previous sessions.
Regular Event Ticket - $397
  •  Access to all talks and sessions
  •  Swag bag with lots of cool stuff
  •  Reception on 2nd night
Ticket + Speak Off
$1,497 (Value $1,997)
  •  Bonus Half Day with Michael & Amy Port AND work with them on your 3-minute talk
  •  2 VIP Lunches: Opportunity to mastermind with the experts, speakers, and meeting planners.
  • Speak-Off: Compete for a shot at the main stage finals.  We will have dozens of meeting planners representing hundreds stages and they want to see you!
  •  Critique & Feedback From Expert Judging Panel of Meeting Planners
  •  High Def Video Recording of your speech
  •  Private VIP Reception the night before the event
  •  3 Full Days of Event Content
  •  Full Execution Plan Buildout During Event
  •  Strategy Sessions With Our Team
  •  Reception / Party on 2nd Night
  •  Extremely Limited (May 2017 Spots Sold Out Several Months Early)
Ticket + VIP Meals
$797 (Value $997)
  •   Bonus Half Day with Michael & Amy Port
  •  2 VIP Lunches: Opportunity to mastermind with the experts, speakers, and meeting planners.
  •  Private VIP Reception the night before the event
  •  3 Full Days of Event Content
  •  Full Execution Plan Buildout During Event
  •  Strategy Sessions With Our Team
  •  Reception / Party on 2nd Night
  •  Limited Availability (May 2017 Spots Sold Out Several Months Early)
Event Ticket Only
$197 (Value $497)
  •   3 Full Days of Event Content
  • Full Execution Plan Buildout During Event
  •  Strategy Sessions With Our Team
  •  Reception / Party on 2nd Night
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Event Details
Here are a few important details you need to know to have the best possible experience at Reach Live.
Weds Nov 8th
  •  7:00-8:00am: VIP Check-In + Bonus Day (VIP Only)
  • 3:00-7:00pm: Check-in for all other attendees
Thurs Nov 9th
  •  7:00-8:30am: Check-In
  •  8:30am-5:30pm: Day 1
  •  7:00-10:00pm: VIP Speak Off
Fri Nov 10th
  • 8:30-5:30pm: Day 2
  • 7:00-10:00pm: Dance Party
Sat Nov 11th
  •  8:30-5:30pm: Day 3
We will have early check-in from 7:00 - 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 8th and general registration from 7:00-8:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 9th. We will begin our conference promptly at 8:30 a.m. on November 9th.
We want your stay to be as enjoyable (and affordable) as possible. Please take advantage of our discounted room rates and book your room at Cheyenne Mountain Resort as soon as possible. We have run out of rooms at our past two events and don’t want you to miss out on our incredible rates.

There are two (2) ways to book your room at Cheyenne Mountain Resort for Reach Live:

Call 1.800.588.0250 and mention “Advance Your Reach” to book directly with the hotel via phone, or click the button below:

You can get to REACH LIVE by flying into Colorado Springs International Airport (usually involves a change of planes or short stop in Denver) or by flying into the Denver International Airport. 

However, flying into Denver will require additional transportation via shuttle, Uber, or Lyft to Cheyenne Mountain Resort in Colorado Springs, approximately one hour and fifteen minutes from Denver International Airport.
No Risk Guarantee
Register for Reach Live at no risk. This will be the best event you've ever attended to learn how to grow your business using speaking. If, after attending the first full day of Reach Live you not feel you've received enough value, please notify a member of our event team and we will promptly refund you the full cost of your ticket plus a travel voucher to cover your plane ticket (up to $500).
Still Not Sure if Reach Live is Right For You?
QUESTIONS? Contact us via email or call 719-203-5712
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