NCBF Keynote Announcement: Freddie Ravel and The Rhythm of Success

In a world where daily disruption is a mainstay, even the busiest of business owners come to WBENC’s National Conference & Business Fair to find inspiration. That’s why WBENC is excited to announce Grammy-nominated keynote speaker and performer Freddie Ravel as our Magic of Music Keynote. As an acclaimed world renown pianist and keynote speaker, Ravel has harnessed the undisputed international language of music to help businesses of all sizes to resolve dissonance, listen and lead with greater clarity, and transform personal and professional growth. 

Ravel has been captivated by music since age five, and began performing worldwide with Brazilian master Sergio Mendes by the age of 23. Shortly thereafter, Universal Music released his three chart topping solo albums, including the #1 hit in America, Sunny Side Up. His collaborations include producing, recording, and composing with such diverse luminaries as Earth, Wind & Fire, Madonna, Prince, Yo-Yo Ma, India.Arie, Quincy Jones, the Boston Pops and rock legend Carlos Santana.  

Bridging his distinguished career from music icons to visionary business leaders, Ravel developed a breakthrough system that applies music principles to best business practices called “The Rhythm of Success.” The unique peak performance methodology enhances leadership, collaboration, and time management. Ravel is driven by his passion for applying harmonious music creation to empowering life skills.

Officially named the “Keynote Maestro” by the city of Los Angeles, Ravel has delighted and mesmerized audiences from the heart of the Amazon to the boardrooms of corporate America, with clients such as Apple, IBM, and Toyota. Ravel has presented his music and message to 73 countries—and counting.

More than 3,500 WBENC-Certified WBEs, Corporate and Government Members, and Regional Partner Organizations will gather in Orlando next month to “Create Magic Together.” Join us and find inspiration with Ravel, who always speaks to a brighter future, where the art and science of music serves as a sustainable paradigm to capture the magic—and the music—of business. 

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Posted on May 16, 2016 .