The Ultimate Networking Event For Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners

Join Seth Godin, Mike Michalowicz and hundreds of others attendees to network, learn, share

The Entrepreneurs Conference and Awards

Who Will You Meet Who Can Unlock Your Next Success?

Every attendee at the Entrepreneurs Conference and Awards could hold the key to unlock the next step on your journey of success.

YES, Learn from the main stage.

And learn from the purpose built connections at this conference.

Entrepreneurs Conference and Awards

Thursday, April 18, 2024

The Entrepreneurs Conference and Awards, is a celebration and recognition of entrepreneurs thriving in their zone of genius.

Produced and hosted by Ramon Ray, and headlined by Seth Godin, this event is a special gathering of leaders, non-conformists, box breakers and risk takers.

The event brings together a curated gathering of small business owners, and entrepreneurs!

Seth Godin

Seth Godin

Ramon Ray with Attendee
Event Attendees
Ramon Ray Hugging
Ramon Ray

Ramon Ray,

Why Attend This Conference?

  • Learn and Network with the best of the best in entrepreneurship, business growth and building a business to have a better life.
  • Celebrate your business success with other like-minded business owners and champions of business and life success.
  • Surround yourself with world changers who know that business is a means to their life’s purpose, dreams and goals.

Mike Michalowicz, Author, Profit First

Who is this conference for?

  • Authors, Coaches, Consultants and Speakers who want to upgrade their professional network and learn from the best of the best
  • Purpose driven entrepreneurs and small business owners who want to live life to the fullest and leverage their business as a vehicle to them impact the world.
  • Surround yourself with world changers who know that business is a means to their life’s purpose, dreams and goals.
The Zone of Genius Conference and Awards


Thursday, April 18 – Zone of Genius full-day conference, with main stage speakers, from morning to late afternoon. Awards ceremony takes place in the evening, following the conference

Who should attend

This special event is for those who will make impactful connections and learn from others who are operating at their highest potential.
The winners of the 2024 Zone of Genius Award are selected by a panel of judges. There are seven award categories.
Winners will be recognized on stage in front of their peers and given the Zone of Genius Entrepreneur Awards.

Conference and Award Partners

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SpeakEasy - Loud Diamond


Marketing automation for small businesses and beyond!

VIP Attendees

These are just a few of the VIP attendees you can expect to meet and connect with with!

Mike Michalowicz

Best Selling Author of 'Profit First' and Serial Entrepreneur

Maha Abouelenein

Digital and Savvy, PR and Media Consultant, former Google, Netflix

Precious Williams

Pitches By Precious, Shark Tank personality and award winning pitch expert

Seth Godin

Seth Godin

Author, speaker, thought-leader

Che Brown

Producer, The Making of An Entrepreneurer

Dr. Janie Lacy

Dr. Janie Lacy

America's favorite Psychotherapist; Court TV expert

Claude Silver

Chief Heart Officer, VaynerMedia

Amilya Antonetti

Designing Genius, America's leading behaviorist

Darryll Stinson

Second Chance Athletes; multi Tedx speaker

Kyle Scott

Kyle Scott

President, SERHANT Ventures

Marcus Black

Marcus Black

Motivational Speaker; Urban Missionary

Helena Escalante

Entrepreneur in Residence, NY Public Library

Adrian Miller

Adrian's Network; Sales trainer

Glenn Lundy

Glenn Lundy

800% Elite Automotive Club; Host, Rise and Grind Show

Julie Lokun

Founder of The Mediacasters; Author of Hustle Smart Series & Audiocasters

Ashlee Branstetter

Serial Entrepreneur; Embrace Your Ambition

Clayton Banks

Silicon Harlem

Candice York

National Speakers Association

Mike "C-Roc" Ciorrocco

Mike "C-Roc" Ciorrocco

Founder Blooprinted; Host "What Are You Made Of"

Tina "Starz" Wilson

Traumedy Coach for Women 40+

Don Winter

Encompass Media Group

Yitzchok Saftlas

Writer, CEO, Radio Host

Rachel Weaver

Level Up Media

Bridget Wetson


Li Hayes

Entreprenuer and Speaker

Delia Awusi

BOC Network, Women's Business Center Director

Nadya Zhexembayeva

Author, Speaker, Business Owner

Brian Moran

Brian Moran

Small Business Edge

Loren Feldman

Publisher, 21 Hats

Genie Snyder

Genie Snyder

Genius Connector; Genius Coach

Chas Wilson

Writer, Master Networks

Ramon Ray

Ramon Ray

Publisher,, Motivational Speaker, Publisher,

Justin Konikow

Real Estate Investor

Ruchie PInniger

Ruchi Pinniger

President, Watch Her Prosper, finance expert for business leaders

Register To Attend

Seth Godin Meetup

Enjoy a special opportunity to spend bonus time with marketing guru and serial entrepreneur Seth Godin in an intimate, small group setting. In this VIP experience, you’ll get to interact with Seth and like-minded business owners to get your most pressing questions answered around business, marketing, and entrepreneurship.

This is the event you’ve been waiting for!

Accommodation and Travel

The event takes place in midtown NYC in Manhattan. The venue location will be announced in the coming weeks.
We suggest planning to spend two nights in New York City.
One night to enable you to attend the VIP reception on the evening of day one.
The second night to attend the full day conference and awards the next day and evening.
Feel free to bring your family or significant other to enjoy New York City with you before or after the event.

It’s a special occasion you don’t want to miss!

We can’t wait to meet you live and in-person in New York City. Entrepreneurs
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About Ramon Ray, Conference Host and Producer

Ramon Ray is unapologetically positive. He’s the producer of over major 10 small business events in New York City.

He’s a leading expert on personal branding and the go-to-expert household name brands turn to for small business connections.

Ramon’s a TRUSTED and LONG TERM advocate for small business success.

He’s started 5 companies and sold 3 of them. He’s the author of 5 books including “Celebrity CEO”.

Ramon’s a frequent media pundit including – popular podcasts, TV, radio and more.

Ramon’s interviewed all 5 Shark Tank Sharks, graduated from the FBI Citizens Academy and interviewed President Barack Obama.