FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 8, 2016
San Francisco Giants Pitcher Jeremy Affeldt to Deliver Keynote at the 2016 Spring Nashville Leadership Luncheon
Nashville TN – Host and founder of the Nashville Leadership Luncheon, Blain Wease of the Provincial Development Group, announced today that the keynote speaker for the 2016 spring event will be 3-time World Series Champion, Jeremy Affeldt. The luncheon is scheduled for Friday, May 13, 2016 and will be held at the Bridgestone Arena in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. “We are delighted to have Jeremy coming to Nashville to impact the leaders of middle Tennessee, he has a rich tapestry of life experiences and fuels stronger leadership wherever he travels” said the Blain Wease.
Jeremy will join a distinguished list of panelists, including Judy Wheeler of Nissan, Tim Sinks of the Capital Financial Group, and Debbie James of Vivere Healthcare. His topic will be focused on Leading Champions. The keynote presentation is sponsored by Continuum Planning Partners, in conjunction with the Nashville Leadership Luncheon.
To learn more visit nashvilleleadership.com
About Jeremy Affeldt
Jeremy Affeldt is a Major League Baseball pitcher, philanthropist, humanitarian, public speaker and author. His baseball career spanned 14-years with the Kansas City Royals, Colorado Rockies, Cincinnati Reds and the last seven years with the San Francisco Giants. He played on all three Giants World Champion teams, 2010, 2012, and 2014. He retired from baseball on Sunday, October 4, 2015. Jeremy is the co-founder of Generation Alive, a non-profit
organization that works to teach and inspire a generation of young people to act by serving others. Additionally, he is the author of To Stir A Movement, Life, Justice and Major League Baseball and is a regular contributor to the Huffington Post and Medium.com. Jeremey, his wife Larisa and three boys make their home in Spokane, Washington.
About Blain Wease Blain is the Founder & President of the Provincial Development Group, Inc., a Nashville-based professional services firm that works with small to mid-sized companies to help drive stronger revenue performance and enhance their leadership effectiveness. Blain has served in a wide variety of professional roles, beginning as an entry-level sales associate, to senior executive and ultimately becoming an entrepreneur. Regardless of the position or title, his contributions have consistently served as a catalyst to growing profitable revenue in a healthy sustainable manner and igniting leaders to maximize their impact. Blain is frequently asked to speak at conferences and events across the country. He is the founder and host of the Nashville Leadership Luncheon. Blain is a native of Toronto, Canada; and he and his family reside in beautiful Franklin, Tennessee.