KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Monday, June 10th I 4:00-5:00pm

DAVE DEFAZIO

THE AMAZON PRIME EFFECT – SURVIVING IN THE NEW SUBSCRIPTION SOCIETY

Subscription services are quickly becoming the dominate strategy of today’s best retailers and have caused a monumental shift in the way people buy. More than 50% of all American households now subscribe to Amazon Prime, and more than 200 million people subscribe to this and other retail services such as Netflix, Spotify, Dollar Shave Club, Costco and AAA. Bank marketers have a duty to understand these trends and drive their banks beyond just transactions to connect better with the lifestyles of today’s modern consumers.

Tuesday, June 11th I General Session (Morning)

TREVOR MOAWAD

Trevor Moawad is one of the countries most recognized and sought after mental conditioning consultants. In 2017, Trevor was named the "World's Best Brain Trainer" by Sports Illustrated. From Ft. Bragg to Harvard Business School, from elite Quarterbacks to top level CEOs, Moawads mission is clear - to motivate the motivated. Trevor is well known for being the mental coach to Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and has worked closely with prestigious NCAA Football programs and coaches, including Nick Saban, Kirby Smart and Jimbo Fisher. Moawad has been part of seven National Championship games.

Tuesday, June 11th I Luncheon

PATRICK LONG

Insights into the Bank M&A Landscape

The financial services sector is big and broad. The banking industry represents the largest portion of this industry and the largest banks are gaining share and profitability, while consolidation continues unabated.  Florida remains one of the most attractive growth markets in the United States and continues to see a robust bank M&A environment.  This session will address the “Bull” and the “Bear” case for the industry, how banks are evaluating the “buy, sell or hold” decision and the future of Florida banking. 

Wednesday, June 13 I General Session (Morning)

JASON GARDNER

Jason Gardner is a former U.S. Navy SEAL, combat leader, and now a leadership instructor and speaker with Echelon Front. Jason spent nearly three decades in the SEAL Teams with eight deployments across the globe. With experience operating in violent cities in both Iraq and Afghanistan, Jason has seen first-hand the power of the leadership lessons taught at Echelon Front. He brings perspective from every level of leadership from a front-line SEAL sniper to the SEAL Team FIVE Command Master Chief. As a lead instructor for Naval Special Warfare Group One Training Detachment, he created and implemented realistic and challenging special operations combat training to better prepare SEAL units for the real-world battlefield. Throughout his career, he worked alongside Jocko, Leif, and several members of the Echelon Front team developing the same principles and mindsets taught to companies across every industry. He is the recipient of the Silver Star, two Bronze Stars, a Purple Heart and numerous other awards.

Wednesday, June 13 I General Session (Afternoon)

Brian Moynihan, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Bank of America

 

Brian Moynihan leads a team of more than 200,000 employees dedicated to making financial lives better for people, companies of every size, and institutional investors across the United States and around the world.


Bank of America is recognized as a top employer by Working Mother magazine and Military Times. The company is also listed on Fortune magazine’s list of the Best

BRIAN MOYNIHAN

Workplaces for Diversity and the Best Workplaces for Parents. It was also named one of the Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion by the U.S. Business Leadership Network and the American Association of People with Disabilities. In 2018, Euromoney recognized Bank of America as the World’s Best Bank and the World’s Best Bank for Diversity and Inclusion, as part of their annual Global Awards for Excellence. Bank of America was also named the 2019 Catalyst Award winner, honored for supporting the continued development, empowerment and advancement of women in the company and around the world.

 

Moynihan participates in several organizations that focus on economic and market trends, including the World Economic Forum International Business Council, the Financial Services Forum, the Bank Policy Institute (chair), the Business Roundtable, and the American Heart Association CEO Roundtable (co-chair). He is also a member of the Federal Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Board.

 

Moynihan leads the company’s Global Diversity and Inclusion Council and is a member of the museum council for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. Moynihan is also a member of the Brown University Corporation's Board of Fellows and the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation Board.