Full day of leadership training May 9 at UMass Lowell

Al GETLERLowell, Mass. — Boston leaders can access the knowledge and experience of world-renowned leaders by attending Leadercast® North of Boston at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center on May 9. The cost for the full day event is $89 at www.leadercastnorthofboston.com.

The event is being organized by former Eagle-Tribune publisher, Al Getler and is sponsored by Enterprise Bank of Lowell and LAER Realty Partners with locations throughout the Boston area. 

The Leadercast event is broadcast LIVE from Atlanta to hundreds of sites around the world, including UMass Lowell. This year’s speaker lineup at the local simulcast event includes: 

o Andy Stanley, Leadership author and communicator

o Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel laureate and human rights activist live from Cape Town, South Africa

o Malcolm Gladwell, Journalist and best-selling author of “The Tipping Point” and “Outliers”

o Randall Wallace, Screenwriter, director, producer and songwriter (“Braveheart” and “Secretariat”)

o Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP

o Laura Schroff, Former ad sales executive and best-selling author of “An Invisible Thread”

o Dr. Henry Cloud, Clinical psychologist and leadership consultant

o Simon Sinek, Best-selling author of “Start with Why” and leadership expert

o Laura Bush, First Lady of the United States (2001-2009) via exclusive video interview

 This year’s theme — “Beyond You”— challenges leaders to focus outward rather than inward.

 “Leadercast is a great day of leadership education, networking, and creativity,” said Al Getler, the event’s organizer. “I am thrilled UMass Lowell is hosting and sponsoring the event this year.”

This will be the fourth time Leadercast will be presented North of Boston and the first in Lowell. The event has included participation from area companies, government agencies, schools, colleges and nonprofit organizations. This year’s event will be capped at 500 participants.

“UMass Lowell is looking forward to hosting Leadercast. As a nationally ranked public university educating future leaders and promoting innovation and economic development in the region, we represent an ideal venue for professionals to gather, learn, listen and network,” said UMass Lowell Chancellor Marty Meehan. 

“Enterprise Bank and LAER Realty Partners already play a major leadership role in our communities. Their sponsorship underscores their commitment to leadership,” Getler said.

Purchase tickets at www.leadercastnorthofboston.com or call 781-799-4769 for group sales. 


Download Speaker Photos and Logos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/our38604cl2pjsw/4foLXrx9Yo 

UMass Lowell is a national research university located on a high-energy campus in the heart of a global community. The university offers its 17,000 students bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in business, education, engineering, fine arts, health, humanities, sciences and social sciences. UMass Lowell delivers high-quality educational programs, vigorous hands-on learning and personal attention from leading faculty and staff, all of which prepare graduates to be ready for work, for life and for all the world offers. www.uml.edu

Leadercast North of Boston is produced by Ellie on Wheels Media, LLC of Windham, N.H. Al Getler, president of Ellie on Wheels Media, is a marketing, media and management consultant advising growing small and medium sized companies. Getler is the former publisher of The Eagle-Tribune and the North of Boston Media Group. www.ellieonwheelsmedia.com

Enterprise Bank is a locally owned and managed full-service commercial bank that is highly responsive to the needs of individuals, professionals, non-profits and growing businesses. Our employees are highly motivated, actively involved in the community and extremely comfortable working in an entrepreneurial environment. https://www.enterprisebanking.com/

LAER Realty Partners – In 14 years, LAER Realty Partners has grown to be one of the largest real estate firms in New England. With 14 locations in communities throughout Massachusetts and New Hampshire, LAER has over 300 agents serving Boston area buyers and sellers. http://www.laerrealty.com