Jun 2017
The Thing, Orlando
An Event For Makers, Creators, & Entrepreneurs

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Get ready to take your 'Thing' to the next level

What is your thing? A passion project? A side hustle? A new product? This is the place for you to accelerate your success.

The Main “Thing“ • JUN 2-4
$ 797.
  • Welcome pack of Thing Swag
  • Lunch on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • A signed copy of the book Hatch! from McNair Wilson, A Former Walt Disney Imagineer
  • Marketing Material from Ruke’s World Domination Session
  • Interactive Q&A sessions with several of our speakers
  • Opportunity to join the “Hot Seat” sessions every evening
  • Access to Bonus Post Conference Training Video

The Main Experience

FRI, JUN 2 at 9:30am – SUN, JUN 4 at 9pm

With the Main “Thing”, you get access to the entire conference. Bring your devices in preparation for this action oriented event to get the most value out of our speakers and your time here! Expand your reach with Networking Gamification, Target your Audience, create your Sales Funnel, hone in on the Impact you will make, all while being guided by our amazing speakers. But don’t just listen to them, interact with them-as this weekend will consist of various sessions where you can pick their brains. End each evening with live “Hot Seat” sessions where you can have the audience and speakers review your products, strategies, and material you create at the conference. But it doesn’t end there, after the conference has closed, continue your learning and producing with the parting pieces of wisdom from our speakers in the Bonus Post Conference Training Video.

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The Disney VIP “Thing” • JUN 1-4
$ 1597.
  • Includes everything in The Main “Thing” plus…
  • Early access to the conference
  • Private tour of Magic Kingdom with McNair Wilson, Former Walt Disney Imagineer
  • Tickets to Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom are INCLUDED
  • Lunch at the Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Sanaa overlooking the Savanna
  • Private Viewing of the Happily Ever After Fireworks at the Magic Kingdom
  • VIP Dinner with Terry Weaver or RUKE and the blink team
  • Reserved front row seating for main sessions
  • Stack of Signed books from several of the speakers

The Disney VIP Experience

THU, JUN 1 at 9:30am – SUN, JUN 4 at 11:59pm

How would you like to meet the man who designed your favorite Walt Disney World rides? Kick off the conference a day early and enjoy a private tour through the WDW’s Magic Kingdom with former Imagineer McNair Wilson (Yes, admission is included!), VIP lunch at the Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Sanaa, and end the evening with a private viewing of the Happily Ever After Fireworks show. This experience will leave you energized and refreshed for the rest of the weekend to accelerate your business. Get all the value of The Main “Thing” and more with The Disney VIP “Thing”.

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Gain the clarity to know what your “Thing” is, who you do it for, and how you can engage the world with your passion.

Design your marketing strategies as you learn how to Market to your Target Audience and how to create a sales funnel that will convert.

Put your plan into motion by publishing Facebook Ads, websites, & landing pages. All guided by our Marketing professionals.

  • -Define your Dream
  • -Establish your Impact
  • -Conduct Market Research to see how big your Dream is
  • -Become Committed to your Dream
  • -Define your Brand
  • -Identify your Ideal Audience with Market Research
  • -Discover what your Audience Wants to Buy from You
  • -Outline a Sales Path that Converts
  • -Create your “Go To Market” Blue Print
  • -Draft and publish your Sales Cycle
  • -Learn to Protect your Intellectual Property
  • -Learn to Protect your Business from Lawsuits and the Government
  • -Create a Landing Page that Converts Sales
  • -Create a compelling Website establishing Credibility
  • -Create a Brochure establishing Credibility and Converts
  • -Implement your “Go To Market” Strategies
  • -Develop multiple Entry, Mid and High Level Products
  • -Practice your Elevator Pitch and get instant Feedback from others
  • -Practice Storytelling to gain more Clients
  • -Rally those around you for Support through your journey
Book a Room!

Suites starting from $149
Vacation Homes from $285

Our Speakers Have Led, Worked With or Influenced

Get ready to take your “Thing” to the next level

What is your thing? A passion project? A side hustle? A new product? This is the place for you to accelerate your success.

At the Thing, you’ll be guided through the cycle of bringing your thing to fruition. Begin by identifying your thing in the Dream phase. Next, develop your blueprint in the Plan phase. Finally, take action in the Do phase. Designed with an interactive workshop attitude, you’ll experience masterminding and networking gamification like never before. Play and collaborate with some of today’s industry leaders. Learn from the minds behind some of the world’s top brands.

Founders RUKE and Terry Weaver are creative entrepreneurs who saw that their fellow creatives needed a space of their own to truly thrive.

Meet Our Speakers

Artist, Author, & Inventor
    Speaker, Author, & More
      Founder of CEO Space
        Founder of the Move People To Action System for Ethical Influence™
          Author & Former Disney Imagineer
            Team Trainer Cirque du Soleil
              Creator of The Unshackled Owner
                Founder and CEO of Maddjett
                  Keynote Speaker
                    Writer, Creative Director, and More
                      Founder of Priority VA
                        Registered Patent Attorney
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                            All attendees get exclusive access to discounted tickets to  resort in Orlando.