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Ignite Success through Storytelling

Asheville's Premier 
Storytelling for Business Conference

ASHEVILLE, NC  •  OCTOBER  27, 2017
9:00 am -5:00 pm
Goodwill Corporate Training Center

Early Bird Ticket Price Extended: $167.00
Through September 30, 2017

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YOU HAVE A STORY. 
Let Us Help You Tell It.

BONFIRE is a conference designed to help you use storytelling—the world's most vital tool for sparking connections-to increase sales, deepen engagement and ignite connections with your customers or donors! 

JOIN US TO LEARN

  • How to stimulate creativity and teach storytelling skills to your team
  • Create an emotional connection with your target audience
  • Improve the impact of your marketing materials
  • Align your story with your marketing strategies 
  • Use presentation skills to share your brand story in a powerful way
Bonfire is a dynamic blend of engaging and experiential exercises blended with well presented information. The diverse range of expertise of these notable presenters provided a good overview for how to effectively craft and market the story of ones business. Highly recommended!
— Heidi Swann Founder and Director of aSHEville Museum

Schedule of Events

9:00 - 9:15 Group Opening
9:15 - 10:45 James Nave: Creativity & Brainstorming
11:00 - 12:30 Murphy Capps: Telling Your Brand Story
12:30 - 1:45 Lunch & Guest Panel
2:00 - 3:30 Barrie Barton: Presenting Your Brand Story
3:45 - 4:45 James Nave, Barrie Barton, Murphy Capps: Story Implementation & Delivery Plan
4:45 - 5:00 Evaluation and Rousing Closing!

Great stories happen to those who can tell them.

-Ira Glass

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Meet Your Bonfire Speakers

Barrie Barton Speaking coach and lead facilitator with Stand and Deliver Asheville, Artistic Director of Story Choreography Projects

Barrie Barton
Speaking coach and lead facilitator with Stand and Deliver Asheville, Artistic Director of Story Choreography Projects

Murphy Funkhouser Capps Storyteller, Co-founder and CEO of Kudzu Brands, performer & founder StoryStage Productions

Murphy Funkhouser Capps
Storyteller, Co-founder and CEO of Kudzu Brands, performer & founder StoryStage Productions

James Navé                                                                                  Director of The Taos Storytelling Festival, creativity coach, poet, LEAF Poetry Slammaster, host of Twice 5 Miles Radio WPVMFM                                                             

James Navé                                                                                  Director of The Taos Storytelling Festival, creativity coach, poet, LEAF Poetry Slammaster, host of Twice 5 Miles Radio WPVMFM                                                             

Bonfire Thought Leader Panel

Matt Raker, Director of Community Investments & Impact, Mountain BizWorks

Matt Raker, Director of Community Investments & Impact, Mountain BizWorks

Peter Krull, CEO Earth Equity Advisors

Peter Krull, CEO Earth Equity Advisors

Cortina Janelle, Director Community Outreach, LEAF

Cortina Janelle, Director Community Outreach, LEAF

Loretta Shelton. Executive Director, Four Seasons Hospice

Loretta Shelton. Executive Director, Four Seasons Hospice

Bonfire AVL 2017 in Numbers


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SPEAKERS

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PANEL OF THOUGHT LEADERS

 

Your Early Bird Enrollment is $167.00-Extended!


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SAY A HEARTY YES TO YOUR ADVENTURE.
— Joseph Campbell
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Bonfire AVL 2017 Storytelling for Business Success will take place on October 27 at the Goodwill Corporate Training Center, 1616 Patton Avenue, Asheville NC 28806

Call us at 919.949.2113

 
Marketing is no longer about the stuff that you make, but about the stories you tell.
— Seth Godin
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