Join us for our Business Leadership Summit, September 8-9, 2022!

This year’s theme is “Walk Worthy…Sell, Sell, Sell,” and this year’s lineup of speakers is our best ever! Faith has designed this event to be an encouragement to Christian business leaders, to create an avenue of networking with like-minded professionals, to help leaders sharpen skills in various aspects of business, and to help attendees grow spiritually through better understanding of Biblical concepts of operating a business. Some of this year’s topics include: branding, marketing and promotion, sales strategies, managing growth, and building a spiritual culture in your workplace.


Conference Rates
(Price includes all materials, dinner on September 8, continental breakfast on September 9, and lunch on September 9)
$175 per person if registered by August 12, 2022
$225 per couple if registered by August 12, 2022
After August 12, price increases to $200 per individual and $250 per couple.
Registration Deadline: August 25, 2022

Register Now

General Session Speakers

Michael Blackstone
Thompson & Blackstone, Inc.

  • Co-founder of company known for its Emmy Award winning Skycam
  • Co-founder of company known for its nationally utilized K-12 substitute placement and absence management software
  • Read full bio here

Curtis Bostic
Bostic Law Group 

  • Attorney with 25 years litigation experience
  • Entrepreneur/founder of several multimillion dollar businesses
  • Read full bio here

Roland Thompson
Thompson & Blackstone, Inc.

  • Co-founder of company known for its Emmy Award winning Skycam
  • Co-founder of company known for its nationally utilized K-12 substitute placement and absence management software
  • Read full bio here

Dr. Jim Tillotson
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary

  • President of FBBC&TS
  • Launched three new church plants in Canada as senior pastor of a thriving ministry
  • Read full bio here

Workshop Session Speakers

Thomas Bates
Correct Craft

  • Chief Revenue Officer of a marine company with mfg. facilities across the U.S.
  • Read full bio here

Ed Cone
CF Capital

  • Founder/President of company that helps Christian entrepreneurs
  • Former CEO of Graco Children’s Products
  • Read full bio here

Paul Nichols
Upstate Granite Solutions

  • Founder/CEO of a multimillion dollar countertop company with 50 employees
  • Read full bio here

Chris Pearson
Ag Executive

  • Former CEO of Agtegra Cooperative, the largest locally owned co-op in the nation
  • Read full bio here

Tony Totta

  • Chief Sales Officer for a $1 billion logistics and transportation mgmt. company
  • Read full bio here

Dan Whitfield

  • Owner/operator of a client-centric consulting  company
  • Author and contributor
  • Read full bio here

“What is different about this summit from other business training is the foundation for God’s Word for training and understanding, and being led by Godly examples. This unique aspect is what will keep me coming back to the summit.”

–Business Leadership Summit Attendee


Thursday, September 8

4:30 PM │ Reception
5:00 PM │ Dinner
6:00 PM │ General Session: Greatest product to represent (the gospel)
7:00 PM │ Discussion
8:00 PM │ Closing remarks


Friday, September 9

8:00 AM │ Continental breakfast
8:30 AM │ Welcome and introduction
8:45 AM │ General Session: What’s your motivation?
9:45 AM │  Break
10:00 AM │ Breakout sessions

  • Developing a successful sales plan
  • Finding good people you can trust with your brand

11:10 AM │ Breakout sessions

  • Getting meaningful, free promotion
  • Operating in the gray of government regulations

12:10 PM │ Lunch
1:00 PM │ General Session: Building a Biblically based sales culture
2:00 PM │ Break
2:15 PM │ Breakout sessions

  • Influencing without manipulation
  • Developing brand loyalty

3:25 PM │ Breakout sessions

  • Finding new opportunities in different markets
  • Managing growth throughout organization

4:30 PM │ Closing comments; Open mic/Q&A

Looking for a place to stay?

Faith Baptist Bible College has special rates with local hotels. Mention that you are a guest of Faith Baptist Bible College when you make your reservation.

Health Guidelines

We ask that you evaluate your own health before coming to campus. In order to attend the Business Leadership Summit, please ensure the following:

  • You do not have any Covid-related symptoms (cough, headache, new loss of taste/smell).
  • You do not have a fever in excess of 100.4-degrees.
  • You have not been diagnosed with or been in contact with someone who has been diagnosed with Covid in the previous 14 days.


For more information, contact Bri Harrier.