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Hybrid Professional Development Event with Joel Manby

Hybrid Professional Development Event with Joel Manby

Tuesday, November 29, 2022 (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) (EST)


Join us for this month's Professional Development Series with our guest speaker Joel Manby, CEO and Founder of Love Works, LLC and former CEO of SeaWorld. 

Joel will speak on his book, Love Works: 7 Timeless Principles for Effective Leaders.  He will discuss how to integrate LOVE, the verb, into the leadership ethos and philosophy of any organization. This servant leadership approach has been proven to systematically transform organizations toward lower turnover, higher employee engagement, greater customer satisfaction, and stronger profits.

About Joel Manby

As CEO of major corporations for over 25+ years, Joel has learned a number of lessons through experience during his tenure. He summarized these leadership principles in his book Love Works detailing how to integrate “love the verb” into the leadership ethos and philosophy of any organization. 


This approach has been systematically proven to create:

  • organizations with higher employee engagement
  • lower turnover
  • more satisfied customers
  • stronger profits


Prior to becoming an author, Joel was the President, Chief Executive Officer, and Director of SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment, a $1.4 billion entertainment company with well-known brands such as SeaWorld Parks, Busch Gardens Parks and Discovery Cove. 

For over a decade, he served as the CEO of Herschend Enterprises, the largest family-owned theme park and entertainment company in the United States with popular brands such as the Harlem Globetrotters and Dolly Parton’s Dollywood theme park and dinner theaters.

Before joining Herschend Enterprises, Joel spent 20 years in the auto industry in general management and marketing roles primarily in General Motors’ Saturn and Saab divisions. Joel served as CEO of Saab Automobile USA from 1996 to 2000, during which Saab experienced the best sales result in its 50+ year U.S. history. In addition, he was CEO of Amazon’s car selling partner, which was sold to CarsDirect.com in 2001.

Palm Beach Atlantic University
4700 Millenia Blvd Ste 100
Orlando, FL 32839 United States
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Christian Chamber
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Tuesday, November 29, 2022 (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) (EST)

In person doors open at 11:30

Virtual Zoom Room Opens at 11:45

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