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Ticket Options for 2018 Event

The Lion’s Den attracts people from all over the world each year since 2014. It is our hope that you are inspired, educated, and mobilized to use your time, talent, and other resources to grow the Faith through Business As Mission (BAM).

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The Lion's Den Main Event // $15

Real Companies seeking Real Investors for Real Impact

Thursday, October 18
4:00-6:00pm | Main Event
4 Businesses, Panel Q/A, & Audience live-voting
*no intermission

2:00-4:45pm | Exhibit Area & Networking
Request to be an Exhibitor

The 5th Annual event features 4 companies presenting their businesses in front of >300 people, then answering questions from a panel of experts about their quadruple bottom line: financial, social, environmental, and spiritual impact.

We are at capacity for the main event. You can attend the Exhibit Area from 2-4pm, but tickets are required for entry into the Recital Hall.

Professional Summit // $295 ...reduced price due to lunch at capacity

Real Professionals for Real Connections to make Lasting Impact


Wednesday, October 17 // starting at 6:00pm
+ Evening Welcome Reception (offsite)
Thursday, October 18  //  8:00am-9:30pm
+ Plenary Session
+ Industry-Related Breakout
+ Issue-Related Breakout
+ Keynote Lunch ***No lunch option due to event selling out***
+ Networking Time
+ The Lion’s Den Main Event 
+ Wrap-Party Dinner (offsite)

The Professional Summit is our way to bring thoughtful and action-oriented professionals together around Business As Mission. Attendees will have multiple interactions with like-minded business professionals across the ecosystem in smaller settings over the course of The Lion’s Den activities. A variety of veterans, experts, and speakers will provide context and insight for the micro and macro elements of BAM.

Summit tickets are ideal for business owners, entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, academics, intermediaries, and other professionals. Last year 7 countries from 64 cities (>40% outside Alabama) were represented.

Keynote Lunch & Main Event // $40

Frontline Stories of Real Companies seeking Real Investors for Real Impact


Thursday, October 18
11:45am to 1:00pm Luncheon ***currently only waitlist***
Brock School of Business, Samford University
parking available near building

2:00 to 6:00pm  Main Event activities
Brock Recital Hall, Samford University
parking available near building

5th Annual Luncheon with Keynote speaker Daniel Jean-Louis sharing about the surprising aftershocks of the Haitian earthquake of 2005 to businesses and the economy. Past years have featured Henry Kaestner of Sovereign’s Capital &, Bill Job of Mexia International, Mats Tunehag and Joao Mordomo.

This option includes lunch and main event. Excludes all other Summit-related activity.
This option will be released mid-August. Please check your email or sign-up for updates via e-Newsletter regarding this option. Previous years have gone to a waitlist for tickets due to demand.

Hotels for The Lion’s Den at discounted rates:

Courtyard by Marriott – Homewood  
RESERVE A ROOM ONLINE or call 1-800-393-7928
500 Shades Creek Parkway, Birmingham, AL 35209

Hampton Inn – Birmingham/Mountain Brook  
RESERVE A ROOM ONLINE or call 1-205-870-7822
2731 US Highway 280 South, Birmingham, AL 35223

Available rooms can sell out and discounted rates expire mid-September.

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