WHAT IS BONFIRE AVL 2017? 

BONFIRE AVL 2017 is a storytelling-conference dedicated to helping you learn how to use the art of storytelling to ignite successful connections with your community, your customers, your donors, and those you serve and support.   

Asheville, NC • May 18-19, 2017

Schedule:

Thursday 9:00-4:00

Friday 9:00-4:00

Lunch, coffee and snacks will be served!

 


BONFIRE IS FOR ...

Business, nonprofit and community leaders who seek to connect and engage more deeply with their donors, stakeholders, customers, and employees. Join us. Learn how to use storytelling to spark authentic connections and achieve success.

 

BONFIRE BRIDGES...

  • Local leaders and global networks

  • Traditional wisdom and emerging technology

  • Storytelling and brand identity  

  • Business and non-profits professionals and those they serve

BONFIRE PROVIDES...

  • A dynamic and engaging learning experience

  • Insight into your own story and its potential

  • A toolkit of techniques, templates, and tactics to fuel your success through storytelling

  • Strengthened connections to the greater community

In the collaborative BONFIRE workshop sessions you'll learn how stories connect you to your networks in ways that numbers and charts cannot. You'll tap into the power of human emotions.  You'll explore how to include these emotions into your brand stories. You'll work alongside workshop facilitators to find authentic stories which will engage your target audiences, excite customers, donors and staff, and align with your organization’s social media, online content, merchandise, and marketing. Join us.