Attendees at Leadercast VLF SXM 2017 engaged during conference


Belair, St. Maarten, —For the sixth year, Victorious Living Foundation (VLF) will host Leadercast,  the world’s largest one-day leadership conference, broadcast LIVE from Atlanta and simulcast to hundreds of locations around the world. For the third time Telem is partnering with VLF to provide streaming for this transformational conference that has impacted hundreds of lives on St. Maarten and thousands globally. For the first time, The Simpson Bay Resorts have come on board as a major partner as they recognize the tremendous value of VLF’s Leadership Summit to their managers, employees and the community.

Leadership authority and bestselling author John Maxwell is often quoted as saying, “Everything rises and falls on leadership;” therefore Victorious Living thanks and applauds both Telem and Simpson Bay Resorts’ leadership for having the foresight to support VLF’s Leadership Summit which transforms lives.

The theme of this year’s conference is, “Lead Yourself.” On May 4th, the Leadercast Live stage will highlight leaders who explain the power and importance of leading yourself first so you can lead others well. Leadercast Live will allow attendees and viewers to improve their own personal leadership journey with tips for self-evaluation and self-growth. Top leadership experts will inspire attendees who hail from Statia, Anguilla , St. Maarten and at hundreds of other simulcast locations in more than 20 countries. Among the leadership experts speaking this year are:

  • Mae Jemison – NASA Astronaut, Engineer & Physician
  • Ian Cron – Bestselling Author, Psychotherapist, Enneagram teacher and Speaker
  • Andy Stanley – Leadership Author & Communicator
  • Jim Loehr – Co-founder of the Human Performance Institute
  • Jen Bricker – Acrobat, Aerialist, Author & Speaker
  • Michael Hyatt – Author, Speaker and CEO of Michael Hyatt & Company
  • Carey Lohrenz – The First Female F-14 Pilot, Speaker & Trainer

Leadercast 2018 has been approved for continuing education credits by Society for Human Resource Management; The HR Certification Institute; Alabama State Nurses Association; and Georgia College, Georgia’s Public Liberal Arts University. Therefore attendees can apply for credits through

the Leadercast Journey App that will be provided. Each participant also receives a certificate of participation from Leadercast. This is a great opportunity for high school and college students not to miss.

Attendees will also be inspired by The National Institute of Arts (NIA) who will dare them to dream.

VLF’s Leadership Summit continues on May 5th with the global visibility catalyst, Ann De Vere from Hollywood California who will help leaders to showcase the value they bring to the market place. Jasmine Payne, integrated marketing consultant, will assist employees and employers to better marry their personal and corporate brands to create a dynamic service brand that leaves customers satisfied while increasing the businesses’ bottom line. Nelson Els, certified John Maxwell Coach will share on John Maxwell’s Invaluable Laws of Growth and Dr. Francis Cotton and Roy Cotton Jr. will help leaders to identify their leadership style through the DISC assessment, the world’s #1 behavioural profiling tool. From these powerful sessions, attendees will leave equipped to fulfill their dreams and visions.

VLF’s Leadership Summit ends with VLF’s  Leader Worth Following Awards and Symposium where local visionary leaders will be recognized and a local panel of leaders will interact with the audience on “where we envision St. Maarten in the next five or ten years, and what it will take to make this a reality.”

For more information and to register, visit or e-mail: or call 1-721-524-8731 while space lasts.