The BEST is back!

The 2020 Best of Leadership Summit will be March 4, 2020!

There’s no better way to meet today’s challenges than to continuously push to be the best versions of ourselves. Expect no less than the BEST day for inspiration and practical know-how at the 2020 Best of Leadership Summit. You’ll hear from an incredible speaker lineup, delivering learning that will boost your ability to lead and influence others. Join top regional leaders at the Summit to focus on better ways of leading self, leading others, and leading for impact.
Register Today – $400 (early discounted registration)
Early discounted registration is available through Friday, Dec. 13, 2019.

Announcing Keynote Speaker, Dan Heath

Dan Heath

Dan Heath, internationally-known business thinker, best-selling author, and professor.

We are thrilled to announce best-selling author and business thought leader, Dan Heath as our keynote! Featured on Fast Company magazine’s list of the Most Creative People in Business, Dan is a Senior Fellow at Duke University’s CASE center, which supports entrepreneurs who fight for social good. He was named to the Thinkers 50, a ranking of the world’s 50 most influential management thinkers.

Dan is perhaps best-known for the international best-selling book he co-authored with his brother Chip, Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die. The brothers have a new title coming out in Spring 2020 called UpStream: The Quest to Solve Problems Before They Happen.

More books by Chip and Dan Heath:
4 books by Chip and Dan Heath

About the Best of Leadership Summit

Video highlights of 2019 Best of Leadership Summit

Watch video highlights of Best of Leadership Summit

The Summit gathers hundreds of top leaders for a day of learning designed to:

• Build organizations that are more innovative, more profitable, and command greater loyalty from customers and employees.
• Gain deeper knowledge around new leadership models, generational challenges, inclusive leadership, and collaboration.
• Achieve great relationships and great results to transform how you live and lead.

Send Your Team & Sponsor the 2020 Best of Leadership Summit

With over 500 hundred of community leaders in attendance, your company will have the opportunity to provide continuous learning to your team and connect with a highly desirable audience throughout the event, providing an exceptional return on investment. Attendees range from high-potential emerging leaders to C-suite executives, with nearly 70 percent working at a director level or above. Group discounts are also available for groups of 4 or more.
Sponsor benefits (pdf)
Contact Jennifer Stevens at (502) 561-0458 or email, to learn more about sponsorship benefits.

Presenting sponsor


Speaker Sponsor

Northwestern Mutual

Gold Sponsor

EYFarm Credit Mid-America

Silver Sponsors

Insider LouisvilleLouisville Business FirstLouisville MagazineLouisville Public MediaMPI PrintingTexas RoadhouseThe Lane ReportVentas

Bronze Sponsors

Archdiocese of LouisvilleFacilities Management ServicesGE, a Haier companyHardscuffleIQS ResearchMCM CPAs and AdvisorsUniversity of Louisville College of Business

Supporting Sponsors

AARP Kentucky
Heaven Hill
Intec Building Services
Louisville Collegiate School
Louisville Metro Government
Passport Health Plan
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
The Healing Place
Trilogy Health Services
Universal Woods, Inc.
University of Louisville, Office of the Provost
Volunteers of America Mid-States
WAVE 3 News
Yum! Brands, Inc.


VIP Sponsor

Northwestern Mutual


Kosair CharitiesDelta Dental of KentuckyOutfront Media
Kosair Charities ParkerLane