Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Disrupt Week Puerto Rico promises inspiring keynotes, networking events and diverse programming

By on September 5, 2019

Celebrity fitness trainer Stephen Campolo to launch new platform at event

SAN JUAN — Disrupt Week, a technology and entrepreneur conference in Puerto Rico, takes place this year in San Juan’s El Convento Hotel on Oct. 19-26. The event is attended by hundreds of influencers and investors within the tech, entrepreneur, and startup ecosystem.

Technology enthusiasts from around the world will attend the conference, which features keynote speeches, discussions, networking events and programming focused on the future of technology.

Among the more than 50 speakers invited is Stephen Campolo, who rose to fame becoming an influencer on Instagram. The celebrity fitness model will launch a new platform during the conference.

“After only a few days at Disrupt Yourself you will be able to accomplish extraordinary results; in the areas that matter most to you in your life such as: business, relationships, confidence, leadership, income and productivity,” Disrupt co-founder Anthony Delgado says on the event’s page, https://www.disruptweek.com, adding that attendees “will be a part of the Disrupt Family and I will give you lifetime access to our private Slack & Facebook Groups where you can ask questions and connect with our global network of over 1,000 world class entrepreneur, visionaries, hackers and creators.”

Among the event’s sponsors are Forbes, Google Developers and Piloto 151, Puerto Rico’s first coworking network, which provided the space for last year’s Disrupt event.

The event’s website lists the following speakers and short bios:

ANTHONY DELGADO
Co-Founder, Disrupt

Anthony Delgado is an American Internet personality and serial entrepreneur who is mostly known for his work in Puerto Rico’s Entrepreneur & Startup ecosystem. Anthony is the mastermind behind many of the most successful brands, businesses, thought leaders and best-selling authors throughout multiple industries. Odds are you’ve seen his consulting clients on hit TV shows, in popular magazines and on top podcasts and publications.
Anthony is also the host of the Disrupt Podcast where he interviews the most disruptive entrepreneurs, leaders and change makers in the world. 

JOHN MALOTT
Co-Founder, Build Your Empire

John Malott is the founder and Chairman of Build Your Empire. John has built global originations doing 100’s of millions of dollars and has helped thousands of people achieve financial freedom. John Malott has built organisations of over 100,000 distributers in 8 countries.
He has been featured in countless publications including, Forbes, Entrepreneur, Thrive Global, Success From Home, and USA TODAY.
John has built a solid reputation of helping others win and win big. John has only been with 2 network marketing companies in 24 years, so when he makes a move people pay close attention.

JENNIFER HOPP
Managing Partner, ATO Ventures

Jennifer, a long time resident of Silicon Valley, quickly fell in love with Puerto Rico after visiting as an angel investor and startup mentor. She has now completely immersed herself in the commitment and support of the island and recently moved to San Juan indefinitely. Founder and Managing Partner at ATO Ventures, Founder and Host of BizStart.Live, and Founder and Chairman of EMVY, LLC, all Puerto Rico companies – her expertise in venture capital and broadcasting has helped shape her mission in Puerto Rico; to boost and provide aid to the quickly emerging venture and tech ecosystem that she and Puerto Rico natives believe can transform the island and the world. In her words, “Puerto Rico is the most incredible place I’ve ever been. It is the people that make it special – passion, drive, determination, resilience and a love of life and people that surpasses common understanding. I love it here and know, beyond any shadow of a doubt, that we can and will be the next global innovation hub!”

SAM BAKHTIAR
Founder, One Percenter

Sam Bakhtiar is a doctor, CEO, author, world-class bodybuilder, and multi-millionaire entrepreneur. He runs a fitness franchising business, The Camp Transformation Center, with 110 locations and two different supplement and nutrition companies. With a Bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University in sports science and life science and a doctorate from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, Dr. Bakhtiar has helped over one hundred thousand people transform physically and mentally. He specializes in helping people get to the top 1% in any and every aspect of their life. Dr Bakhtiar applies his business acumen and coaching to The 1% Club, helping others to become a 1%er by rising above. He is also the author of the popular books The Total Body Transformation Secrets and Becoming a One Percenter.

JASON CAPITAL
Entrepreneur

Jason is the chairman of Capital Research International. He’s served as coach and consultant to Fortune 500 executives, professional athletes and Hollywood luminaries. He’s been recognized as a Top 100 Entrepreneur by The White House.

CASEY ADAMS
Co-Founder, Build Your Empire 

Casey Adams is a 18 year old Best Selling Author, Entrepreneur, and Public Speaker who has been able to turn his negative situation into a positive outcome. After almost becoming paralyzed during a football injury, Casey was able to start his journey by looking at ways to leverage social media.
Casey is the Founder of “Rise of The Young,” and runs a top 50 Business Podcast known as ” The Rise of The Young Podcast.” Casey is a brand strategist, and has worked with many top influencers in the entrepreneurial space. Casey is an advocate for branding, and he knows the power of a brand. He’s been able to build his personal following to over 300,000+ followers, and has helped other entrepreneurs do the same. Casey has had the privilege to travel all over the United States hosting mastermind events with over 200+ people at each event. At these events, Casey teaches personal branding, social media marketing, networking, and much more regarding social media.

JEREMYHAYNES
Entrepreneur

Jeremy Haynes helps entrepreneurs and influencers like Dan Lok, Garrett J White, Anik Singal and Fred Lam along with some of the worlds largest personality brands with scaled digital marketing. He spends $200k-$500k a week in ad cost between his clients, and manages several 7 figure businesses all while traveling and enjoying life. He started his marketing agency after leaving his job working for the sales training mogul Grant Cardone almost 4 years ago and has since made a massive impact on tens of thousands around the world. He’s taught in 3 different Tai Lopez Programs, He has a lesson in Mentor Box and has 1,900+ paid students in his mentoring programs teaching others how to start and scale their digital marketing agencies and how to learn all of his digital skills. His most recent venture is “Personal Brand University” which is dubbed the Harvard of personal brand courses, and with good reason given Jeremys background and track record of results.

GABY BERROSPI
Co-Founder, Latino Wall Street

Gabriela Berrospi graduated from the prestigious British school in Lima, which gave her the opportunity to be an honor student at NYU-one of the most coveted universities in the world. By living close to Wall Street and surrounding herself with this environment as a teenager, she embarked on her own business in the stock market from home. Now her passion is to share all her knowledge with the public, especially Latina women, so that they can rise to a higher level in their quality of life, especially in the area of ​​investments and finances.

ALEXQUIN
Founder, UADV

Alex Quin is a full stack marketing expert and global keynote speaker. He is the founder of UADV- a Forbes Accredited marketing firm with ties in the entertainment, fashion, e-commerce industries. Alex and his team specialize in scaling brands through strategic partnerships, content distribution, and collaborative marketing.
Alex is also the founder of Hustle Inspires Hustle – a global entrepreneurship & self-development platform. He is the host of Hustle Inspires Hustle podcast with guests like Andy Frisella, Jason Stone, and Jeff Cole. Now available on iHeart Radio, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and Apple Podcasts.

PVNCH
Motivational Speaker / Influencer 

Pvnch born and raised in Brooklyn New York has managed to cultivate, lead and DJ for a list that consists of MTV Awards Nominees to Billboard Record Breaking to Multi-Grammy Award-winning talents including Young MA, Tekashi 6ix9ine to the iconic 50 Cent just to name a few.
His voice became the pulse of new media in Hip Hop while juggling being the Creative Director of Thisis50.com which was a top 7 trafficked Music website in the world. 
He also stepped into the Youtube universe being the lead personality on the platform doing over 100+ Interviews and hosting content from the likes of documentaries, red carpets press to vlogs of him traveling all through Europe during his festival runs with 6ix9ine with crowds of 30,000 people plus as the typical night. 
He assured way over 30 million views with over 160 million minutes watched that is the stat that peeks everyone’s attention.

LAURAEGOCHEAGA
Entrepreneur

Laura Egocheaga is a serial entrepreneur and the Founder & CEO of Viral Growth Media, a Award Winning Growth Hacking digital agency servicing eCommerce & Brick and Mortar clients across the United States. Laura started learning her craft while still in high school and after making her first $20k in 6 months she knew there was something bigger to this thing called “The Internet”… Now she is the owner & operator of a digital marketing agency that provides their clients with “customers on demand” systems. Laura is also one of the most sought-after Facebook Ads Expert alive today. She is a crypto/blockchain enthusiast, author, and an early investor in crypto such as BTC, ETH, XRP, and XLM.

NAEEMMAHMOOD
Performance Coach / Lifestyle Entrepreneur

Naeem is a Performance Coach and Lifestyle Entrepreneur. For four years he worked with Tony Robbins as his top national speaker and trainer where he traveled and spoke with over 350 companies giving presentations and running training programs throughout North America. He advises and consults with Fortune 500 companies, executives and entrepreneurs in the areas of leadership, organizational behavior, psychology of achievement and sales mastery. He conducts trainings for distinguished audiences all over the world. Naeem’s greatest passion is to inspire and help human beings achieve their fullest potential and dreams

NATHANORTEGA
Founder, Influencer Podcasts

Nathan Ortega is a unique individual standing at 19 years old, that likes to seek out powerful influential leaders, to spread the power of influence to many that seek it. He does PR by helping Influential individuals such as Calvin Wayman, Brett Campbell, Asa leveaux , Louie La Vella, get on podcasts to increase their exposure, authority, and branding. Nathan’s idles are Chris Gardner, Robert Kiyosaki, and Les Brown, drawn by similarities that he has experienced in life, such as being homeless sleeping in the streets or a car at age 18.

CHRISTIANNA HURT
Founder of Wealthy College Kid

My name is Christianna Hurt, owner of Wealthy College Kid a Digital Educational Brand. I am 24 years old and have grossed over two million dollars since starting almost two years ago. I grew up in Lake Mary Florida, as well as graduated from Seminole High School.I started my company and built an online brand helping thousands of people of all backgrounds and ages successfully learn how to make a stable income online. Due to the fact so many people struggle going to school, and make enough money to survive or even support their families I have been able to duplicate my success to thousands already and change so many lives although I want to take my brand to the next level and change million of lives.

VOVA TESS
E-Commerce Entrepreneur

Vova Tess is a young 17-year old multi 6 figure e-commerce entrepreneur, social media influencer, and speaker. He has created multiple online businesses that grossed over 6 and even 7 figures in sales. He has been featured on world-class shows such as Fox News, Good Morning La Land, Buzzfeed, and The New York Journal all under the age of seventeen.

JOSUE ARTEAGA
VP of Operations, Disrupt Media

JJosue Arteaga is the VP of Operations at Disrupt Media, a social media and branding agency that helping entrepreneurs build world class brands online. He has worked with some of today’s top influencers to help them gain press and media exposure and help them take their brand to the next level. He is a growth hacking guru, digital marketing expert, and rock star entrepreneur.
Josue has helped celebrities, influencers, and mega brands growth hack their personal or company brand by getting them featured on the worlds biggest publications like Forbes, Inc, Entrepreneur Magazine & many more.

BRIANBREACH
Entrepreneur

Brian Breach is a creator, entertainer, entrepreneur, recent Ted Talk speaker and a social media influencer. His journey started off in the world of music where he spent a decade performing and opening for some of the biggest names in hip hop as well as having his song air nationally as the intro to a TV show for 3 years. In the process of making music he was able to co found GTPS independent label & a highly successful hip hop blog getthatpaperson.com.

As time passed he also created Sikey Clothing and co founded GTPS printing. Eventually stepping away from music he has made a name for himself in the world of viral videos/sketch comedy with one of his first social experiments going internationally viral, having the story being featured on FOX, MSNBC, CNN, Inside Edition, Yahoo and many other Media outlets. Brian is currently verified on Instagram with over 84,000 followers and a growing fan base. He plans to continue making his mark while also empowering others through motivational and positive content.

PATRICK TUCKER
Founder, EvolveCon

Patrick Tucker is an entrepreneur, published author of his book “The Evolved Advisor”, speaker, 7-figure wealth manager, coach for financial advisors, lifelong learner, father to six sons and husband to one with an unshakable passion to educate an energetic digital community on entrepreneurship within the finance realm.
Patrick educates those in the financial services industry or seeking to enter the industry, on how to operate as entrepreneurial financial advisors. He’s helped many advisors leave their broker-dealers and set up their businesses to run seamlessly and with much less friction with his book, courses and private coaching he offers.

SIMON LERNER
Founder, Netcon

Simon Lerner is a 19-year-old stock trader, business owner, and entrepreneur who went from being a college dropout to a 6-figure earner in a matter of months.He created a stock trading group, which focuses on helping individuals learn the ins and outs of the markets. The group currently has over 400 members with whom Simon works with on a daily basis, helping them become profitable and self-sufficient traders. Simon is also the founder of NetCon, a premium educational and motivational event for entrepreneurs. The purpose of the event is to connect entrepreneurs world-wide while empowering them to learn, network, and exchange ideas. The first NetCon conference took place at Leonard’s Palazzo in Long Island on April 14th, with over 150 entrepreneurs attending the event from all over the world, followed by The Hamptons Mastermind in June.Whether it’s speaking at events or coaching clients one on one – Simon’s mission is to empower others about the power of investing. He preaches that You should Invest In your education before you invest in the markets. Simon credits his parents for inspiring him and always supporting his dreams.

ANTHONY SANTIAGO
Entrepreneur

Anthony Santiago is an Instagram marketing expert and influencer. He first gained notoriety when he received the opportunity to help Gary Vaynerchuk grow his personal Instagram account and Instagram media network. After Vayner Media Anthony began his entrepreneurship journey. He is now focusing on building businesses behind his audience. His Instagram network totals over 6 Million followers in niches such as art, fitness, and food.

STEPHEN CAMPOLO
Fitness Influencer

Stephen is a former fat kid turned fat loss and muscle building expert. He struggled with his weight for most of his childhood and early adult life. It wasn’t until high school that Stephen got tired of feeling sick and tired with how he looked. So he decided to do something about it. Taking the first step of action towards bettering his health and image would start a sequence of events over the next few years that would ultimately change the direction of his life.
Stephen has helped thousands of people all over the world reach their fitness goals and his client transformations are some of the most impressive around. 

MICHAELGONZALEZ
Founder & CEO of FitTea & HappyTea

Michael Gonzalez, Founder & CEO of FitTea & HappyTea. Michael is best known for starting one of the Largest Online Tea brands that turned retail giants like Walmart into a continuous client of his. FitTea had it’s launch over 6 years ago and still remains as one of the most sought after natural detox teas on the market.
Michael attributes a lot of his success to his early adoption of “influencer marketing” “Back in 2013, no one was using large accounts to sell products, so I thought I would be the first and would get the attention of everyone” – Michael Gonzalez. In doing so, Michael not only pioneered the advertising space in which we call “influencer marketing” but also was the first to get a household name like the Kardashians to endorse and promote FitTea. 
Scaling a $75M+ dollar empire, Michael has not only mastered the art of selling & marketing but also have FitTea become a globally known brand and the #1 Detox Tea in America. With no preservatives and laxatives, FitTea truly encompasses a superior brand. Sold to over 2 Million Household, FitTea is a product the community trusts and continuously buys.  
Today, you can catch Michael managing and scaling his next business, HappyTea. The first CBD infused drink that has audiences all over the world in a hype as it continues to build and develop as a leading CBD product to market. Be on the lookout for HappyTea as there are exciting announcements coming soon!

CHRIS DELGADO
Entrepreneur

With a decade of experience in Corporate America and working with some of the largest names in business like: In-N-Out Burger, Cardone Enterprises, GOAT Marketing, FitTea & Luxury World Traveler, Chris brings a different side of the industry that is rare today.
From building high-powered teams to scaling global operations, Chris knows how to apply marketing & sales strategies to not only build your brand but also drive revenue.

JOE STAIBER
Founder, Staiberr Consulting

Joe Staiberr went from being a college dropout to 6-Figure Business Owner In 8 Months. He started & scaled multiple E-commerce businesses to over 6 figures, learned all the Backend, Personal Branding & Marketing Strategies that make a business successful.
Joe went on to start StaiberrConsulting LLC, a consulting agency that now helps business revamp their brand & marketing strategies to increase sales & social credibility. 
This ambitious entrepreneur has previously been featured in Entrepreneur, Medium, Buzzfeed & Future Sharks & has a combined sales revenue of over a million
Joe understands the Importance of an online presence, and is now on a mission of helping 10,000 entrepreneurs grow and scale their businesses while leveraging social media.

DAVID CHEN
Venture Capitalist

David has over 10 years of experience with a big 4 firm. He created and developed the Chinese Services Group for Deloitte Mexico. In 2010, David and his team were recognized by the Global Deloitte firm and they won the prestigious “Standards of Excellence Award” for a $1 billion USD merger. At the age of 34, David was one of the youngest partners at Deloitte, and worked on over 500 transactions with Fortune 500 companies. Some of the notable real estate projects include the Diamante Las Cabos resort, REIT of Arizona, the Waldorf Astoria properties. Additionally, David consulted for companies including Migshen Golf and Resort, and Foxconn.