November 6, 2008

Doors Open One Month From Today for Value-Packed Program of Festival of the Wise Conference &Amp; Exhibition

Doors open one month from today to one of the landmark events in the country. On December 6th and 7th at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts in Scottsdale, Arizona, Festival of the Wise Conference & Exhibition ( will unveil a truly one of a kind program. The festival organizers have put together more than 40 speakers, 65 exhibitors and a host of other features to give the public the opportunity to gain tools that will help them live healthier, live longer, live richer, live smarter and live more environmentally friendly.

"Our event offers tools for personal development in a fun-filled atmosphere at an incredible value," stated Melle Amade, co-founder and Marketing Director of Festival of the Wise. "With today's economic climate, we are fortunate to be able to deliver an action-packed program at an unbelievable price. Our attendees will be getting real value from the conference that will help them explore their options and plan their futures. We have a vibrant collection of national and local speakers who will offer our audience practical ways to build wealth, transcend age, give back to the community, stimulate their intellect, improve intimacy and change their lives."

The list of conference speakers includes:

 --  #1 Spiritual Bestselling author, Joyce Schwarz, who will be     presenting on her recent book: "The Vision Board, Unlock the Secret to an     Extraordinary Life."      --  National Geographic Author, Don Mankin, who wrote "Riding the Hula     Hula to the Arctic Ocean" and will be speaking on The Transformative Power     of Adventure Travel.      --  Vice President of Wealth Management for APIC, Gregg R. Paulson who     will be addressing the Power Years and how to be financially powerful even     with the recent stock market collapse.      --  The founder of Brainsavers, Dr. Paul E. Bendheim, will speak on the     Healthy Habits of a Total Lifestyle, which includes both mental and     physical stimulation and nutrition.      --  David Mitchell, AARP State Director - Arizona, will address the 50+     worker in the business environment and the best way for both employers and     employees to maximize the benefits of experience and age.      --  Over 35 other speakers ranging on subjects from intimacy and     international volunteering to raw food and alternative energy to retiring     overseas and understanding the spiritual laws of money.      

For more information on the conference, please visit:

Weekend passes to the event are $35.00 if they are bought online in advance. They will be $40 at the door. Tickets are available at:

These passes give attendees access to everything the Festival of the Wise offers, including:

 --  The entire conference with more than 40 speakers in five     indoor/outdoor conference tracks offering engaging and timely content on     Money, Health, Lifestyle, Travel, and Going Green. --  Over 70 exhibitors offering product demonstrations, special event only     discounts and giveaways. --  Beatles Tribute Concert on Saturday Night + Live Music all weekend     long playing the phenomenal music of the 60s & 70s. --  Veterans Tribute by the Arizona Veterans Hall of Fame Society to honor     armed forces on Pearl Harbor Day, Sunday, Dec. 7th --  Boomer Women's Fashion Show presented by Anatomie, a Miami design     company. --  1960s Muscle Car Rally sponsored by Spud's Garage. --  Low Impact Fitness Classes in Pilates & Yoga offered by Primarily     Pilates. --  Words from the Wise writing workshops with Hollywood editor and     writing coach, Nomi Kleinmuntz. --  Artisans village with unique, handcrafted local and regional artists. --  Author's Roost with local, self-published authors presenting their     work.      

About Festival of the Wise

The unique, two-day Festival of the Wise combines a festival and conference for those who wish to live, enjoy and lead the way to a dynamic future. It offers an exciting weekend of music, art, lifestyle seminars, workshops, product showcases, food and wine.

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