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You're invited to a one-day transformative leadership experience brought to you by renowned Wall Street Journal Bestselling authors of 'Love As A Business Strategy'. Right here in Houston.

This event will help you upskill your leadership, become a more effective and influential leader, and leave a legacy you can be proud of. Join the ranks of over 3,500 leaders worldwide who have reshaped their leadership destiny. 

Limited Seating. Unlimited Growth. Secure your spot today.

Event Details:

Date: June 6, 2024, 8:30 am - 6:30 pm CDT

Amegy Tower, 9th floor
1717 West Loop South Freeway
Houston, TX 77027

$1490 per seat 

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Why should YOU attend?

Upskilling Mastery:
Elevate your leadership skills with cutting-edge strategies and insights that you won't find anywhere else. This is hands-on learning designed to move you into your next big breakthrough. 

Effective Leadership:
Discover the insights to leading with impact and empathy. Learn how to inspire your team, drive exceptional results, and manage challenges with a finesse that will set you apart.

Enhanced People Management:
Our experts will share their proven tactics for motivating, mentoring, and mobilizing your team to achieve unprecedented success.

Investing in Yourself:
This isn't just an event; it's an investment in your future. Step away from the daily grind and give yourself the space to grow.

What is Culture Rise™? 

Get an inside peek at Culture Rise™ and hear from previous attendees.


Our promise to attendees:

  • Boost Your Impact: Minor behavior tweaks can have a major positive impact on your team.
  • Shape Culture: Learn to craft an inspiring work environment that everyone wants to be part of.
  • Grow Personally & Professionally: Use introspection to propel your career and enrich your life.
  • Promote Positive Change: Correct harmful behaviors, fostering a healthier, dynamic workplace.
  • Live Forgiveness: Turn forgiveness into actions that rebuild and strengthen team bonds.
  • Refine Your Leadership: Merge proven strategies with your unique style to stand out.
  • Foster Trust: Create a safe space for innovation and contribution through vulnerability.
  • Deepen Connections: Use personal stories to build meaningful relationships that drive success.

Meet the facilitators of Culture Rise™.

Culture Rise™ Facilitators help you and your team develop deeper personal relationships and make meaningful change—together.


Mohammad Anwar

Founding member


Lydia Hutchings Bardin

Founding member


Chris Pitre

Founding member


Ashley Ward

Founding member


Jeff Ma

Founding member


Kristen Khan

Founding member


Frank Danna

Founding member

Better leadership behavior builds better companies.

We're excited to offer our one-day Culture Rise™ experience to help modern leaders become more self-aware and effective for their colleagues, departments, and company.

Hear what previous Culture Rise™ graduates have to say:



98% of attendees agree: Culture Rise™ is unlike any "leadership training" they've ever experienced. 

Ready to learn, unlearn, and relearn?

We cover topics that most shy away from. Why? Because real change begins where your comfort zone ends. 

The key to self-awareness

Inclusive leadership

Psychological safety

Misbehaviors & unforgiveness

Types of power

...and many more


Mindsets & attitudes

Vulnerability-based trust

Giving & receiving feedback

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Culture Rise ™ gives leaders the tools to build higher-performing teams that produce better results.  


Mistakes were made.
So we wrote a book about it.

Written by four of the facilitators of Culture Rise™, Love as a Business Strategy is a brutally honest tell-all about how greed almost destroyed our company—and what we did to fix it.


Change starts with you.

We passionately believe that transforming your behavior can spark a powerful ripple effect, leading to a cultural revolution within your organization.

Over 2,500 leaders from 60+ countries have experienced this atypical adventure that will push you out of your comfort zone and challenge your preconceived notions about leadership.

We are practitioners, not academics.

Everything we share is based on lived experiences from real leaders running real businesses. Our facilitators build an empathic connection—leader-to-leader on a human level.

What we teach resonates around the world.

Across the globe, over 2,500 leaders from 60+ countries have learned to be more self-aware of their behavior—transforming how they lead others and bringing humanity back to their workplaces.


Ashley K.

Culture Rise™

“It’s probably fair to say that Culture Rise was unlike any other training course that I’ve done in my career. At times, it was a little uncomfortable, but it was extremely educational about the way that we think and the way that we influence those around us, whether we realize it or not.”

Hamid R.

Culture Rise™

“I feel like it’s a different way of thinking, a different way of looking at not only leadership but humanity in the work-place… It’s not something that we’ll be able to change immediately, but it gave me bite-sized pieces of things that I can continually work on as a person–not [just] a person at work or a person at home, but a person in general.”

Susan H.

Culture Rise™

I think this is going to make this whole place a better world. Be it as a company... or anywhere for that matter.

Leadership behavior shapes company culture.

Building inclusive, empowering behaviors through Culture Rise™ is the first step in a proven Framework of success that leads to stronger cultures, high-performing teams, and better business outcomes.

Explore the Culture+ Framework