Orlando, FL, May 03, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Former Hoverboard CEO and Advisor on the U.S.-China Trade War, Dr. Rollan Roberts, has agreed to host the first-ever startup boot camp and accelerator designed specifically for entrepreneurs with Down Syndrome at the request of and in partnership with Down Syndrome support organizations. The 3 day/2 night Down Syndrome CEO Camp will be held at the newly-minted School of Business and Entrepreneurship on the campus of Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA, July 19-21, 2019.
“There is not a more worthy Kingdom entrepreneurship initiative than helping and empowering differently-abled young entrepreneurs start their own business and help it grow. The economic and societal impact this has on communities around the world cannot be understated and represents over $1 billion annually,” says Dr. Roberts. He continues, “This is a massive financial undertaking, and we are confident that many brands, products, and services that serve the greater business marketplace will step up to support such brave, incredible, world-changing entrepreneurs.”
The Down Syndrome CEO Camp will be accommodating 500 guests and housing 300 guests. There are opportunities for established entrepreneurs, business owners, and executives to participate in providing ongoing mentorship by sponsoring a Down Syndrome entrepreneur at the CEO Camp. For more information, please visit www.CourageousCEO.com.
About Dr. Rollan Roberts
Dr. Rollan Roberts is the CEO of Courageous! Entrepreneurship, an advisor to world governments, America’s CEO on iHeartRadio’s only national business call-in show, and former CEO of the Hoverboard company - the single, hottest, global, consumer product of 2015. In addition to being nominated to the Central Command Task Force for the Department of Defense, and keynote speaker at Harvard University and for Bloomberg, he has led several global, high growth companies and has a record of creating some of the fastest growing viral brands in the world. He has a Doctorate degree in Global Business and Entrepreneurship, founded the CEO Entrepreneur Cruise, authored 4 international best-selling books, and spoke to China’s government and business leaders on the US-China Trade War at the Great Hall of the People in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China.
About Liberty University
Liberty University, founded in 1971, is the world’s premier Christian university, the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation, and the largest university in Virginia. Located near the Blue Ridge Mountains on more than 7,000 acres in Lynchburg, Va., Liberty offers more than 600 unique programs of study from the certificate to the doctoral level. About 350 programs are offered online. Utilizing its world class infrastructure and Christian faculty, Liberty’s mission is to train Champions for Christ with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for impacting tomorrow’s world.