Thank you for a great event!

As a thank-you, all attendees get discounted online access to select keynotes, champions dinner presentations, and breakouts for $75.

If you could not attend in person you may register for select materials and videos for $169.

Business Leader NW Logo* Get great leadership training with no travel
* It's easy, flexible, affordable
* Learn on your own schedule
* Download practical tools, handouts, and follow-up info
* Access live interactive follow-up discussions with keynote presenters

Have online access to all Business Leader Northwest 2009 Content March 5, 2009 through April 30, 2009.

Registration price for the entire package is $169 for non-attendees. If you attended the conference you are eligible for a special rate of $75.

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Attendees, Exhibitors and Sponrsors made the inaugural Business Leader NW event a great success

Business Leader Northwest 2009, took place Feb. 25-26, 2009 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR.

The leadership conference provided a timely opportunity for business people to sharpen their business and leadership capabilities, exchange ideas, and connect with other remarkable business leaders throughout the Northwest.

Attendees learned from world-class thought leaders such as Stephen M.R. Covey, Jennifer James, Dennis Deaton, and Terry Paulson. They also listened to Champion Stories about real people doing amazing things right here in the Pacific Northwest.

Key Speakers

Stephen MR Covey

Stephen M.R. Covey

Learn why trust is so important in today's business climate from this co-founder and CEO of CoveyLink Worldwide.

Jennifer James

Dr. Jennifer James

Dr. James is well known to audiences around the world for her innovative ideas. She works on an international level, helping people meet the challenges of today's transitions.

Terry Paulson

Dr. Terry Paulson

Dr. Paulson helps audiences transform their self-limiting beliefs into self-fulfilling breakthroughs to achieve their personal and professional goals.

Dennis Deaton

Dr. Dennis Deaton

Dr. Deaton encourages leaders to take ownership and not be victims in what he describes as "The Ownership Spirit."

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A portion of the proceeds of the conference will be donated to the following organization:

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Save the Date: Next Year's Show Will Be Feb. 17 & 18 at the Oregon Convention Center

2009 Champion Stories

Business Leader NW Champion Stories allowed some of our most respected local business people to share their successes.

  • Raymond P. Davis of Umpqua Bank
    Tom Mears of Burgerville
    Bill Kelly of

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Portland Business Journal
Viatech Publishing
Quma Learning
Empire Group
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