What Can You Expect At Business BootCamp

Get ready for a powerful, NEW and interactive format that will enhance your learning experience. Learn from the pros known for major success, train with medal-winning athletes and leave with dozens of actionable tips and strategies to grow your business.
Here's what's in store: 5 Educational Panels. Bonus Physical Training Track. Small Group Lunch & Learns. Two and a half Hour Cocktail & Awards Reception. Onsite Training. Extensive Exhibit Area ... and more!


Keynote Speech by Marketing Master, Bedros Keuilian
9:10 a.m. - 9:40 a.m.

Bedros Keuilian is the "hidden genius" behind many of the most successful brands and businesses throughout the Fitness industry.

At Business Bootcamp, he'll deliver a powerful keynote speech packed with hard-hitting insights that will motivate you to get out there and achieve groundbreaking results. You may get goosebumps. You'll certainly get a fresh perspective on running a business.






TRACK 1 - Interactive Business Educational Panels
1. Finding New Members in Today's World
Mike Parrella, Master Tommy Lee, Bedros Keuilian, John Bussard
9:50 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Facebook, Pinterest, direct mail, email, SEO, Adwords, text messaging, street signs, Groupon, Living Social the list goes on and on. Today's world offers dozens of new marketing channels along with traditional outlets. You can't do them all so what is your strategy? Does your marketing deliver the kinds of leads that turn into paying customers who stick with you? Hear diverse opinions, lessons learned, and success stories from our panelists and have the opportunity to ask them direct questions.
2. Protecting Your Business
Andrew Kasmen, Esq., Steve Giroux, David Chamberlain
11:00 a.m. - 11:55 a.m.

Learn how to protect yourself and your business. Financial planning, risk management, hiring practices, crisis management ... all are critical elements of protecting the value you have created. You need to address these issues before you have a problem. Our expert panelists will address key issues that you need to be in front of and will answer your questions.
3. Make the Most Out of What You've Built
Shihan Allie Alberigo, Dave Kovar, Barry Duncan, Chris Robinson
1:25 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.

You've made many sacrifices. You've built a good business with a strong reputation in your community. It is an asset that can deliver value and benefits to you for many years, but it takes constant care and feeding. From referral programs and special events, to retail and upgrades, hear how our panelists make the most of what they have built to sustain long-term value. Bring your questions and ideas to share with the panel and audience.
4. Get a Life
Tony Thompson, John Graden, Greg Tearney
2:30 p.m. - 3:25 p.m.

What do you want out of life? Have you created a business model that aligns with those goals? Where do you start? Have you hired the right people and put them in the right roles? Can you make enough money to achieve life objectives? Hear how our successful panelists have built their businesses, struggled with business-life balance, and eventually cracked the code of working on their business, not living in their business. Ask them yourself, where they struggled and how they overcame challenges.
5. Your Business and Your Community
Chuck Heacock, Greg Silva, Ken Marchtaler
3:40 p.m. - 4:35 p.m.

With social media all the rage, it's easy to forget that you are part of a community of human beings that communicate with each other and still make their own personal purchase decisions. Benjamin Franklin said it best, "Do well by doing good. Being involved in your community will not only help develop your brand, it will also help generate new business and sustain what you have created. Being a positive influence and community leader is great for the world and great for your business.



TRACK 2 - BONUS: Physical Training Sessions

This bonus track is specifically designed with instructors and trainers in mind. Instructors will have the opportunity to participate in specialized training sessions by some of the best in the industry. Get on the mat with 2012 Gold Medal Olympic Judo Coach, Jimmy Pedro, or pick up the kettlebells and train with Kettlebell King, Phil Ross!


1. Turn Your Students into Gold
Jimmy Pedro
9:50 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Whether you're training your students to win Gold at the Olympic games or helping them achieve gold in their life, your job is to coach them to success. Learn from Olympic medalist Jimmy Pedro, coach of the first American Judo Gold medalist, Kayla Harrison, as he explains his "5 strategies for successful results. Jimmy will also demonstrate Olympic Judo training methods used with Kayla Harrison and basic judo techniques to liven up your classroom and improve retention.


2. Train Like a Champion With Matt Hughes
Matt Hughes
11:00 a.m. - 11:55 a.m.

Train with nine time Welterweight Champion, Matt Hughes as he pulls from years of fighting and training experience. He'll be covering various MMA and wrestling techniques that he's used over the years while sharing stories about how he's won with them or how he should have!

This session will leave you with an inside perspective on professional MMA competition and what it takes to be successful. You'll have exciting stories to share your students and clients, as well as techniques from the best of the best.


3. Push-up Progression: Dramatically Increase Your Punching Power
Phil Ross
1:25 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.

The push-up: Widely relegated to a simple pre-class warm-up is an untapped resource for incredible power development and increased punching power. Join Phil Ross, Master RKC, Certified Bodyweight Specialist and 8th Degree Black Belt in this unique look at the push-up and how, through the training progression, you will develop strength, size, speed, increased punching power and full body tensioning. We will dispel certain training myths surrounding the push up and demonstrate it's effectiveness as a true strength exercise. Our presentation will address beginner to advanced push-up techniques and strategies. We will demonstrate how doing push-ups on your knees will not help you get stronger and supply progression to achieve a push-up. We will address the one-handed push-up and the one hand, one leg push-up and the progressive steps.
If you want to increase the Fitness and punching power of you and your clients, this is the workshop for you!


4. Incorporating Sports Science to Accelerate Your Best Students
Arlene Limas
2:30 p.m. - 3:25 p.m.

Olympic Gold Medalist, Arlene Limas, will provide participants the opportunity to train like an elite level athlete. Arlene will integrate the technical and tactical components of sport Taekwondo along with components of sports science to enhance the performance of the participants. Learn how to use these teaching techniques in your school to take your best students to the next level. You'll enjoy overall improved student retention while developing highly motivated demonstration and leadership teams to professionally represent your school. Come ready to work-out and see firsthand what elite level athletes are doing every day.


5. Dynamic Drills and Skills
Dave Kovar
3:40 p.m. - 4:35 p.m.

In this class, Dave Kovar will share a series of non-style specific, high energy, functional drills and skills designed to help you keep your students smiling, sweating and learning. You will leave the class with a better understanding of how to get your classroom to a whole new level.



Also, throughout the day a variety of vendors will be onsite to showcase the benefits of their products and services.


Finally, trade ideas and strategies, network with your peers and relax at our two and a half hour cocktail and awards reception.



CLICK HERE for More Information on the Small-Group Lunch and Learns!


TWO Newly-Added Partner Events Before BootCamp

1) United Professionals Instructor Training College - FREE

Date / Time: Friday, October 4th - 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Location: The Hyatt Regency at Penn's Landing (Same as Bootcamp)

Bill Storm and Greg Silva will conduct a four-hour Advanced Concept Instructor Training College. Learn the 25 most important aspects of running a rock solid floor. At the end of the session, participate in a roundtable goal setting workshop.

Upon completion, you'll get a specially designed certificate of participation.

This is a physical seminar, so bring your workout gear and be ready to sweat!

Space is limited ... Register for BootCamp to Attend this Free Event!*

*A link to register for United Professionals Instructor Training College will be in your Business Bootcamp Registration Confirmation email.



2) Kali4Kids Teacher Certification - 25% Off

Date / Time: Thursday, 10/3, and Friday, 10/4 - 8:00 am to 4:00 pm each day.
Location: 10 minutes away from the Business Bootcamp venue.
Philadelphia Martial Arts & Kickboxing
262 East Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Kali4Kids is a systemized and structured curriculum designed to help your school with student retention. This certification workshop will cover everything you need to be able to implement the program into your school.

You'll also have three months of access to the Level 1 Double Stick training videos, along with the support of daily lesson plans.

Regular price is $499.00, but Register for Bootcamp and you'll get a special 25% off promo code - that's a $124.00 savings!*

Register for BootCamp and Get Your Promo Code for 25% Off!

*Your 25% off promo code will be in your Business Bootcamp Registration Confirmation email.