SAC Annual Meeting – New York City – October 3-4, 2018



Where do you go from here with your consulting practice? What best practices should you be adopting to grow your business in 2019? How can you go beyond consulting to become known as a thought leader in your industry?

Join some of the top minds in consulting for the Society for the Advancement of Consulting Annual Meeting in New York City, October 3-4, 2018, at the Royalton Park Hotel in Manhattan.

SAC Founder consulting guru Alan Weiss will introduce new intellectual property, answer questions and lead “hot seat” role plays. Alan is joined by a top-notch group of presenters including Lisa Bing, Mitchell Davis, Jeffrey Hayzlett, Dan Janal, Mark Levy, and SAC Executive Directors Lisa Anderson and Linda Popky.

Attendance at the conference is included for regular SAC members*. Members of SAC partners can attend at a reduced price.

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* Travel and hotel accommodations are at the attendee’s expense.

Presentations Include:

  • Alan Weiss: Above and Beyond—Where Do We Go From Here?
  • Mitch Davis: Being Seen Beyond: The 10 Steps to Effective Thought Leadership
  • Jeff Hayzlett, in discussion with Linda Popky: Evolving Beyond a Consulting Practice to a Full Ecosystem
  • Client Panel, moderated by Lisa Bing: What Clients Want Their Consultants to Know—But You Didn’t Know Enough to Ask!
  • Dan Janal: Creating Your Book in a Flash
  • Mark Levy: Promoting Your Book—How To Talk So People Care
  • Lisa Anderson: Grow Beyond: The Top 10 Ways to Grow Your Consulting Business

About the Presenters

Lisa Anderson – SAC Executive Director

Award-winning business performance expert Lisa Anderson, the founder and president of LMA Consulting Group Inc., specializes in manufacturing strategy and end-to-end supply chain transformation that maximizes the customer experience and enables profitable, scalable, dramatic business growth.  Lisa is President of the Inland Empire Chapter of APICS (national trade organization supply chain), one of the most active and innovative chapters in the United States.  She has been instrumental in engaging students and has fostered the environment that has earned national recognition for the students from Harvey Mudd College and Cal Poly Pomona.

Lisa Bing

As an experienced organizational development practitioner, executive coach and skilled leadership team builder, Lisa Bing works with leaders and organizations of all kinds. The Brooklyn born entrepreneur boasts over 25 years experience and is known as an engaging speaker and pragmatic problem solver. She is an adjunct professor at New York University and spent years holding various management positions for industry giant Prudential Financial prior to Bing Consulting. Lisa has won numerous awards for business and service, has been profiled in the media, and is currently a regular panelist on TV talk show Brooklyn Savvy.

Mitchell Davis

Mitch Davis is the “Expert on Experts” – founded the Talk Show Guest Directory in 1984, still going strong at 35 years later.  His service connects experts with the news media for interviews.   The Talk Show Guest Directory was re-titled The Yearbook of Experts, Authorities & Spokespersons® — tens of thousands of printed copies have been requested by the news media. The New York Times called the book “Dial-an-Expert” Now the focus it the website and push syndication via The website was called: “a dating service of PR,” by PRWeek.

Jeffrey Hayzlett

Jeffrey Hayzlett is a global business celebrity, a primetime television show host on C-­‐Suite TV, and a radio host on CBS Radio’s and C-­‐Suite Radio. From small businesses to international corporations, his creativity and extraordinary entrepreneurial skills have enabled him to lead ventures blending his leadership perspectives, insights into the c-­‐suite and business strategy, mass marketing prowess and affinity for social media. He is a well-­‐traveled public speaker, the author of the bestselling business books, The Mirror Test and Running the Gauntlet, and one of the most compelling figures in business today.

Dan Janal

Dan Janal, one of the founding fathers of Internet marketing and the author of more than a dozen books, helps businesses build their brands with publicity and books. Dan is considered one of the founding fathers of Internet marketing because he wrote one of the first books on the field in 1993. The Los Angeles Times called Dan “an Internet marketing expert.”

Mark Levy

Mark Levy is the founder of Levy Innovation LLC, a positioning firm that helps consultants and other thought leaders increase their fees by up to 2,000%. Mark has consulted to some of the world’s most prominent people and organizations, including Simon Sinek of “Start With Why” fame, a former department head from the White House, CEOs of major brands, the former head of strategy of the Harvard Business School, and two TV shows. He has written for the New York Times, and has written or co-created five books, including Accidental Genius: Using Writing to Generate Your Best Ideas, Insight, and Content. Mark is a proud 2018 inductee into The Million Dollar Consultant® Hall of Fame.

Linda Popky – SAC Executive Director

Award-winning marketing expert Linda J. Popky, the founder and president of Leverage2Market Associates, transforms organizations through powerful marketing performance. Her clients range from small businesses and consultants to mid-sized companies and large Fortune 500 enterprises. Named one of Silicon Valley’s Top 100 Women of Influence and a member of Alan Weiss’s Million Dollar Consulting® Hall of Fame, Linda J. Popky has extensive experience in marketing – in industry, agencies, and consulting. She is the former president of Women in Consulting and certified as a master mentor in the Private Roster Mentoring Program. Linda is the author of Marketing Above the Noise: Achieve Strategic Advantage With Marketing That Matters.

Alan Weiss – SAC Founder

Million Dollar Consultant Alan Weiss, president of Summit Consulting, has been called the “rock star of consulting.” He’s published over 500 articles and 60 books on consulting, is an inductee into the Professional Speaking Hall of Fame® and the concurrent recipient of the National Speakers Association Council of Peers Award of Excellence. He has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants, one of only two people in history holding both those designations. The founder of SAC, Alan has developed the premiere global community for solo consultants.


Similar events with Alan Weiss normally cost from $1000-$3000 or more—making this a unique, compelling value.

  • Regular SAC members: No additional charge, but registration is required
  • International SAC members: $145
  • Members of SAC Partners or the Alan Weiss Community: $295
  • Others: $495

Space is limited. Secure your space now with these 2 steps:

  1. Confirm your attendance by registering here.
  2. Reserve a hotel room at the Royalton. A limited number of rooms are available at a reduced rate. Please plan to stay at this hotel if you will be requiring overnight accommodations, if at all possible. The Royalton Park Avenue Hotel is at 420 Park Avenue South in Manhattan.