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Wells Fargo Speaker Series

Presenting Greg Blake

Event Detail
Date: Tuesday, August 6th
Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Greg Blake, a leading corporate “edutainer” and motivational speaker, will be the guest speaker at the first Wells Fargo Speaker Series event of the fall semester. His presentation is titled, “How to thrive and not just survive in turbulent times.”

At 6 feet 7 inches tall, Blake is known as a larger-than-life “Encouragement Specialist” to organizations, corporations and nonprofits. He has 30 years experience with management teams from diverse organizations and all walks of life. He is the Chief Encouragement Officer (his real title!) for PepWorks International based in Greenville. Blake is raising the spirit and morale of organizations across the country — helping them to become employers of choice, having leaders of choice in these uncertain, challenging and turbulent times.

Tickets must be reserved in advance and they include a box lunch and a presentation booklet. General admission tickets are $25; USC Upstate faculty and staff tickets are $15; Students (with student ID) are free. Registration is required online at

Location: Room: BMW Classroom Room 150
George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics
160 East St. John St.
Spartanburg SC
Bea Walters Smith

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