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About the Cast and Interviewees

 

Brad Szollose

Brad is the international bestselling author of
Liquid Leadership:
From Woodstock to
Wikipedia
and a much sought after speaker on
the subject of new leadership styles – mainly
how to get the tech-savvy Generation Y and
analogue Baby Boomers working together.

Brad had a unique childhood. Although his father
had taught him “you can achieve anything if
you put your mind to it” he felt there was
something missing from this belief. His profound
experiences while growing up in Pennsylvania [one of which is retold in the movie
Openings: The Search for Harry
], led him to the realization that this world is only
real to our senses. Through the years, with much trial and error, Brad started developing
his own manifestation techniques.
 
In 1993, without start up capital, bank loans or financial help of any kind, Brad set out
to put these methods to the test and see if they could work on a much larger scale larger
scale by co-founding the design & marketing agency—K2 Design, Inc. Using sound
spiritual principles, advanced goal setting, the Law of Attraction and visualization
techniques, he encouraged his business partners to engage in weekly
manifestation meetings.

As a result, the company exploded into the annals of business history— within 3 years,
K2 received $1 million dollars in private placement money, $6 million in an Initial Public
Offering (IPO) on NASDAQ along with the title of the very first Dot Com Agency to go
public. The company experienced 425% hyper-growth for 5 straight years, expanded
from 2 business partners to 4 with 60+ employees and offices worldwide. At its height,
K2 was valuated at over $26 million and won several business awards due to a unique
management model that required each employee to participate in the success of
the company.

Today Brad teaches businesses how to close the Digital Divide through his books,
workshops and keynote speeches—but more importantly, he attracted the right
relationship—Brad and his wife Norma teach manifestation principles to a small
discerning audience interested in attracting better relationships, and more
abundance into their lives

 


greggGregg Levoy

Gregg levoy is the author of "Callings: Finding and
Following An Authentic Life" (Random House)-----a
Selection of the Book-of-the-Month Club, Quality
Paperback Books, and One Spirit Book Club, rated
among the "Top 20 Career Publications" by the Workforce
Information Group, and used as a text in various graduate
programs in Management and Organizational
Leadership----and "This Business of Writing" (Writer's
Digest Books).

As a fulltime lecturer and seminar-leader in the business,
educational and human-potential arenas, Gregg has Keynoted at state, national &
international conferences of the National Career Development Association (NCDA), the
American Counseling Association (ACA), the International Association of Career
Management Professionals (IACMP), and has presented workshops at the Smithsonian
Institution, Microsoft, American Express, British Petroleum, Ascension Health, Michigan
National Bank, National League of Cities, the National Conference on Positive Aging, the
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Universities of California/Arizona/Nevada/
Wisconsin/Texas/Colorado and others, The Executive Committee (TEC), the School for
Managing and Leading Change, the International Mass Retail Association, Esalen Institute,
Omega Institute, and others. He has also been a frequent guest of the media, including
ABC-TV, CNN, NPR and PBS.

A former adjunct professor of journalism at the University of New Mexico, and former
columnist and reporter for the Cincinnati Enquirer and USA Today, he has written about the
subject of callings for the New York Times Magazine, Washington Post, Omni, Psychology
Today, Reader's Digest, and many others, as well as for corporate, promotional and
television projects.

 

jayBruce H. Lipton, PhD

Bruce H. Lipton, PhD is an internationally recognized leader
in bridging science and spirit. Stem cell biologist, bestselling
author of The Biology of Belief and recipient of the 2009 Goi
Peace Award, he has been a guest speaker on hundreds of
TV and radio shows, as well as keynote presenter for
national and international conferences.

Dr. Lipton began his scientific career as a cell biologist. He received
his Ph.D. Degree from the University of Virginia at Charlottesville
before joining the Department of Anatomy at the University of
Wisconsin’s School of Medicine in 1973. Dr. Lipton’s research
on muscular dystrophy, studies employing cloned human stem
cells, focused upon the molecular mechanisms controlling cell behavior. An experimental tissue
transplantation technique developed by Dr. Lipton and colleague Dr. Ed Schultz and published in
the journal Science was subsequently employed as a novel form of human genetic engineering.

In 1982, Dr. Lipton began examining the principles of quantum physics and how they might be
integrated into his understanding of the cell’s information processing systems. He produced
breakthrough studies on the cell membrane, which revealed that this outer layer of the cell was
an organic homologue of a computer chip, the cell’s equivalent of a brain. His research at Stanford
University’s School of Medicine, between 1987 and 1992, revealed that the environment, operating
though the membrane, controlled the behavior and physiology of the cell, turning genes on and off.
His discoveries, which ran counter to the established scientific view that life is controlled by the genes,
presaged one of today’s most important fields of study, the science of epigenetics. Two major
scientific publications derived from these studies defined the molecular pathways connecting the
mind and body. Many subsequent papers by other researchers have since validated his concepts
and ideas.

Dr. Lipton’s novel scientific approach transformed his personal life as well. His deepened
understanding of cell biology highlighted the mechanisms by which the mind controls bodily
functions, and implied the existence of an immortal spirit. He applied this science to his
personal biology, and discovered that his physical well-being improved, and the quality and
character of his daily life was greatly enhanced.

Dr. Lipton has taken his award-winning medical school lectures to the public and is currently
a sought after keynote speaker and workshop presenter. He lectures to conventional and
complementary medical professionals and lay audiences about leading-edge science
and how it dovetails with mind-body medicine and spiritual principles. He has been
heartened by anecdotal reports from hundreds of former audience members who have
improved their spiritual, physical and mental well being by applying the principles he
discusses in his lectures. He is regarded as one of the leading voices of the new biology.

 

jacobDr. Jacob Liberman

Dr. Jacob Liberman received a Doctorate of Optometry in
1973 from Southern College of Optometry, a Ph.D. in Vision
Science in 1986 from The College of Syntonic Optometry and
an Honorary Doctorate of Science in 1996 from The Open
International University for Complementary Medicines. He is
a fellow Emeritus of The American Academy of Optometry, The
College of Optometrists in Vision Development, The College
of Syntonic Optometry, and The International Academy of Color
Sciences. He is also the recipient of the H.R. Spitler Award for
his pioneering contributions to the field of phototherapy.

Dr. Liberman's first book, Light: Medicine of the Future, established
him as an authority in the field of light and color therapy and is
considered a classic in its field. His second book, Take Off Your Glasses and See, was inspired
by the miraculous healing of his own vision, and offers a radically new approach to restoring and
enhancing one's vision naturally. His latest book, Wisdom From an Empty Mind, is a compilation
of one-page essays on light, vision and consciousness. All three books have received international
acclaim and have been published in multiple languages.

For the past 35 years, Dr. Liberman has worked with thousands of individuals, ranging from
children with learning difficulties to Olympic and professional athletes. He has been interviewed
on hundreds of radio and television shows, addressing audiences worldwide. His work has
been enthusiastically endorsed by luminaries in the fields of science, medicine,
consciousness, and professional sports.

 

soniaSonia Barrett, Host/Producer

Sonia Barrett is globally recognized for her unique, in-depth and
humorous style of explaining the nature of reality as not only a
virtual reality but ultimately a game. In 1992, a newly divorced
single mother of two sons, Sonia Barrett set out to prove her own
influence on physical reality amidst the difficulties and struggles.
She was determined to triumph in consciously Fusing Mind and
Matter.
Against all odds, she proclaimed a movement upon herself
without books or gurus to guide her, with only determination as her
resource. Sonia Barrett would eventually “penetrate the matrix,” as
had been her desire and ultimate goal. She became her own
experiment and the results later became the books The Holographic
Canvas: The Fusing of Mind and Matter
published in 2008 and The Cosmic Game in 3D: Mastering
Reality, Mastering the Matrix of the Mind,
due for release in December 2010. With the publishing of
The Holographic Canvas
Sonia found herself at the other end of her many years of silent learning.

 

amitAmit Goswami, Ph. D.

Amit Goswami, Ph. D. is a retired professor from the theoretical physics
department of the University of Oregon in Eugene, where he had served
since 1968. He is a pioneer of the new paradigm of science called
science within consciousness”.

Goswami is the author of the highly successful textbook Quantum
Mechanics
that is used in Universities throughout the world. His
two volume textbook for nonscientists, The Physicist’s View of
Nature
traces the decline and rediscovery of the concept of God
within science.

Goswami has also written many popular books based on his research on quantum physics and
consciousness. In his seminal book, The Self-Aware Universe, he solved the quantum
measurement problem elucidating the famous observer effect while paving the path to a new
paradigm of science based on the primacy of consciousness.

Subsequently, in The Visionary Window, Goswami demonstrated how science and spirituality
could be integrated. In Physics of the Soul he developed a theory of survival after death and
reincarnation. His book Quantum Creativity is a tour de force instruction about how to engage
in both outer and inner creativity. The Quantum Doctor integrates conventional and
alternative medicine.

In his latest book, God is Not Dead we explore what quantum physics tell us about our origins
and how we should live.

 

peterPeter Kater

Peter's music is known for its diverse, technical and emotional
qualities and its intensity. He follows his own Muse through a
variety of instrumental genres, never sitting comfortably in any
single one. His love, respect and commitment to the natural
world fuels much of his creative urges and instincts. Known for
the emotional and spiritual depth of his music and live
performances, Peter has been nominated 6 times in the last
8 years for the music industry's highest honor, the Grammy
Award. He's scored the music for well over 100 Television and
Film productions including 11 On & Off-Broadway dramatic
plays, is a leader innovator of instrumental music, a
humanitarian and a recipient of the prestigious Environmental Leadership Award from
the United Nations.

 

winkLura Fischer
Founder & CEO of Thrive in the Hive, LLC

Thrive in the Hive, LLC, is a consulting and training firm that
optimizes patterns of wellbeing and high performance in small
to mid-size businesses. Lura is writing an engaging business
fiction book based on thriving in the hive principles to be published
2013. Previously, Lura was a VP-lender and supervisor for
commercial banks in Los Angeles; director of an international
coach training program; business consultant; and founder of
Life Mapping Institute, a systematic process to symbolically map
and decipher how consciousness circulates and constricts in
our everyday lives.

 


jackJack Zufelt

Jack Zufelt is one of the most successful speakers and business
consultants on the national and international scene. His client list
includes companies of all sizes including many Fortune 500
companies. His success as a trainer in Network Marketing is legendary.

For blazing a trail that others can actually follow and benefit from,
Jack has won worldwide acclaim. Dozens of luminaries and
corporate business leaders from every walk of life give his
revolutionary concepts glowing testimonials.

Jack has achieved “Celebrity” status as a speaker and trainer
because of the results he gets. Those who see and hear him
on stage often refer him to as a miracle worker. Many have called him the Wizard of Awes
because what he does with an audience.

Among Jack Zufelt’s achievements:

•   Author of the best selling book, The DNA of Success  which hit the
    #1 bestseller slot in the first 3 weeks it was out. It is now in 15 languages.
•   Awarded the Presidential Medal of Merit by the President of the United States.
•   Honored by the United States Senate for teaching Americans how to achieve
    better results in their personal lives and careers.
•   Interviewed on over 2,000 radio and TV talk shows including The Today Show in Australia
•   PBS aired a special on Jack and his concepts that was sent via satellite to 127 countries.
•   Selected by Winners Digest, a publication for Fortune 500 executives, as one of the two most
    effective speakers in the U.S. The other was elected President of the United States that year.
•   Voted as one of two of the last decade’s top international speakers by the readers and editors
    of Motivation International, a multi-national publication focusing on self-help and
    motivational concepts.

 

joe vDr. Joe Vitale

Hypnotherapist and bestselling author, Dr. Joe Vitale, is
President of Hypnotic Marketing, Inc., an Internet
marketing consulting firm. He is one of the stars of the hit
movie, The Secret.

Joe has been called "The Buddha of the Internet" for his
combination of spirituality and marketing acumen. His
published books include The Attractor Factor, Zero
Limits, Life's Missing Instruction Manual, and The Key.

Here are some more of his accomplishments:
President of Hypnotic Marketing Institute
#1 Best Selling book – Spiritual Marketing
Best Selling e-Book – Hypnotic Writing
The Power of Outrageous Marketing (Best Selling Audio Set)
There's A Customer Born Every Minute (All about PT Barnum)
47 Secrets for Making Money Online – Instantly
The Hypnotic Writing Wizard (Magically writes your materials)
The 7 Lost Secrets of Success (The real story of Bruce Barton)
The A.M.A. Complete Guide To Small Business Advertising
The Greatest Money Making Secret in History
Tape set with Nightingale-Conant
Doctors degree in Metaphysical Science
Certified Hypnotherapist
Chun Kung Healer

 

Mr SymeonDr. Symeon Rodger

Dr. Symeon Rodger has spent over 35 years researching and practicing
spiritual traditions worldwide.  He is one of the world’s leading experts in
the ancient world’s systems of personal development through spiritual
practice, health maintenance and martial arts.  His conclusions are
summarized in his bestselling book, The 5 Pillars of Life: Reclaiming
Ownership of Your Mind, Body and Future (How Ancient Traditions Can
Give You Back Tranquility, Control, Health, Love and Security)
, where
he asserts that our usual understanding of the term “religion” itself is
fundamentally mistaken. 

Symeon speaks frequently at the annual Energy Psychology Conference
in Toronto and is well-known to tens of thousands worldwide as a pioneer
in the field of human resilience and a teacher of several resilience techniques, particularly Chinese Qi Gong.  

A married priest of the Eastern Orthodox Church and adjunct professor of comparative religion, he is also
a martial arts expert, a former intelligence officer, a certified emergency manager and has been trained in
counter-terrorist operations by veterans of the US and Israeli special forces. 

Dr. Symeon Rodger is the founder of Global Resilience Solutions (GRS), an organization whose visionary
mission is:

  • To impart the key Resilience vision of Self-Leadership to as many people as possible, in order to
    contribute substantially to the healing of our society’s pervasive physical, mental, emotional
    and spiritual ills.

  • To train those who have a burning desire to become the top performers and leaders in their fields.

  • To transform the educational system so that cutting edge strategies for physical, mental,
    emotional and spiritual resilience are taught to everyone.

  • To transform corporate culture on a large scale.

  • To heal our society’s dreadful lack of leadership and transform the dishonest, incompetent leadership
    plaguing our workplaces, public offices and religious institutions.

 

John PikeJohn Pyke

John Pyke is an International, award-winning sales speaker, business
consultant and author. John's work was recently featured on CBS
Evening News With Katie Couric for helping a client achieve an
unprecedented 48% increase in sales. Another company achieved
a sales growth 7X their industry standard. They were ranked by Sales
& Marketing Magazine as one of the top 10 sales forces in the country.
John specializes in helping individuals and organizations achieve peak
performance and record-breaking sales results by using time-tested,
proven, scientifically and statistically validated methods. More than ever,
executives desire guaranteed results. John's ability to deliver results is
unmatched. To prove it, the majority of his compensation is directly
linked to the attainment of mutually agreed upon performance metrics.

John has developed and coached hundreds of thousands of salespeople from startups to Fortune 500
organizations. He was ranked as one of the best salespeople out of over 1 million people. His average
first year performance at five organizations was triple his quota. He has set sales performance records
at every company he has worked for. John's understanding and mastery of the art and science of selling
uniquely positions him as one of the world's best at building truly world-class sales organizations.

 

brentBrent Harris

Brent grew up barefoot amongst Zulu and Xhosa friends on a farm in
Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa. His natural respect for life and affinity with
the ways of animals was instilled during this rural upbringing.

Brent's thirst for interaction with nature lead him on solo adventures through
the Amazon and into a privileged bond, rehabilitating a Puma in the cloud
forests of Bolivia. "For eight hours a day we would hike together through the
forest, discovering waterfalls and hiding together under fallen Traveller's
Palm leaves to escape rainstorms." Brent spent months travelling on foot,
sleeping in a hammock and eating fish he caught in the rivers.

In 2001 Brent returned to Africa to begin his formal guiding training at Phinda Game Reserve. He was the
first guide to be licensed under South Africaʼs national qualification (THETA) structure.


Brent spent a number of years guiding at Ngala Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park. Here he
was mentored by renowned Shangane trackers John Marimane and Eric Mabelane. They shared the
tremendous traditional knowledge of their people with him. Brent has also guided in the South
African Karoo.


In 2009, Wilderness Safaris welcomed Brent to Zambia. He has worked as both guide and management at
various camps in Kafue National Park and the South Luangwa.

 

brentKelly A. Turner, PhD.

Kelly is a researcher, lecturer, and consultant in the field of integrative
Oncology, and author of the forthcoming book, "Against All Odds:
Investigating Unexpected Cancer Remission" (Harper Collins, 2014).
Her specialized research focus is the Unexpected Remission of cancer,
which is a remission that occurs either in the absence of Western
Medicine, or after Western Medicine has failed to achieve remission.
Kelly's interest in complementary medicine began when she received
her B.A. from Harvard University, and it later became the sole focus
of her Ph.D. at the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Turner's
dissertation research included a year-long trip around the world, for
which she traveled to ten different countries to interview 50 holistic
healers and 20 Unexpected Remission cancer survivors about their healing practices and techniques.

Currently, Kelly is the director of "The Unexpected Remission Project" (www.UnexpectedRemission.org),
a research initiative that collects and analyzes cases of Unexpected Remission. She also provides
one-on-one Integrative Cancer Consultations to cancer patients who are interested in integrating
complementary medicine approaches with their Western oncology treatment.