Faith and Business Forum
The annual Faith and Business Forum supports Christian leaders of excellence and integrity (Colossians 3:23), encouraging Christ-centered leadership.
The 11th Annual Faith and Business Forum Luncheon, Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Presented by Phil Liberatore, IRS Problem Solvers, Inc.
Luncheon Speaker: Mark Jansen, President and CEO, Blue Diamond Growers
- World’s largest provider of almonds
- Provides 80% of global supply of almonds
- $2.4 billion annually
- #1 specialty crop in America
- California’s #1 agriculture export – valued at $6 billion annually
- Serving 50 states and more than 90 foreign countries
Mark’s career achievements include leading the brand growth for:
Haagen-Dazs, Betty Crocker, Totino’s, Pillsbury, Red Baron, Freschetta, Wolfgang Puck, Tony’s and Minh. Prior to joining Blue Diamond, Mark was president of Schwan’s Food Service in Marshall, Minnesota, where he led the profitable turnaround of the division. He also worked for the Pillsbury Company, Edison Brothers Stores, Inc. and General Mills, Inc. Mark received his MBA in Marketing and Finance from the Kellogg School of Business at Northwestern University.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Luncheon: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Hilton Orange County
3050 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Tickets: $55 Individuals
Table of 8: $1,000 (Proceeds benefit Concordia's scholarship fund)
Special thanks to those whose support makes this event possible.
Faith & Work Life Programs
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Highlights from the 10th Annual Faith & Business Forum - 2013
Dr. Frank Newport
In his new book, God is Alive and Well, Dr. Frank Newport, Gallup Editor-in-Chief, finds that religion is as powerful and influential as it's ever been in America. Hundreds of Christian business owners and leaders enjoyed a lunch as Dr. Newport shared his insights from more than a million interviews Gallup has conducted since 2008 – revealing just how powerfully intertwined religion is with every aspect of society.
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God Is Alive and Well: The Future of Religion in America
Forum luncheon speaker Dr, Frank Newport, Editor-in-Chief of Gallup discussed his new book, "God is Alive and Well: The Future of Religion in America."
2013 Faithfulness & Excellence Award
Faithfulness and Excellence Award This award recognizes a leader whose life exemplifies a commitment to excellence and Christian values.
The 2013 Faithfulness & Excellence Award was received by Bob Shank, Founder, Priority Living and the Master's Program.
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