Event Information

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square
2:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Dr. Henry Cloud, Keynote Speaker

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The Greatest Leaders Share One Commonality: The Power of the Other in Their Lives.

Dr. Cloud is an acclaimed leadership expert, psychologist, and bestselling author. He draws on his extensive experience in business, leadership consulting, and clinical psychology, to impact practical and effective advice for improving leadership skills and business performance. He has authored or co-authored over 45 books and sold over 10 million copies including NY Times bestsellers Boundaries, Necessary Endings and Never Go Back. Success Magazine named Dr. Cloud in the top 25 of 2014’s most influential leaders in personal growth and development. He is a frequent contributor to CNN, Fox News Channel, and other national media outlets.

Each attendee will receive their complimentary copy of Dr. Cloud’s newest book, The Power of the Other.

Ann Rhoades, Afternoon Keynote

JetBlue Airways – Founding Executive, Southwest Airlines- V.P. of People, Bestselling author and acclaimed speaker.

The remarkable story of JetBlue Airways is founded in the people-centric values of Ann Rhoades, one of its five founding leaders.  Rhoades has made a habit of creating high-performing cultures, with her influence pervading among other high-flying companies including Southwest Airlines, Doubletree and First Interstate Bank.  With enthusiasm, humor and candor, Rhoades urges audiences to throw away the rule book in developing and sustaining companies that treat people fairly, build loyalty and produce solid profitability.  She describes her strategies for empowering people and building successful cultures in her book Built on Values: Creating an Enviable Culture that Outperforms the Competition (January, 2011).






2:30 – 3:00 p.m.  Registration (Full Event)
3:00 – 4:30 p.m.  Afternoon Speaker (Ann Rhoades)
4:30 – 5:00 p.m.  Registration (Evening Only)
4:45 – 5:45 p.m.  Cocktail Reception/Book Signing
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.  Keynote Dinner
7:00 – 7:30 p.m.  Program/Award Presentations
7:30 – 8:30 p.m.  Keynote Speaker (Dr. Henry Cloud)
8:30 – 8:45 p.m.  Program wrap-up

Event Details:

Event: The High Center Annual Family Business Forum
Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: Lancaster Marriott @ Penn Square, Lower Lobby/Exhibition Level, Freedom Hall A Ballroom
Parking: Penn Square Garage, 38 S. Duke Street, Lancaster, PA  17603

Parking Directions:  Follow Duke Street into Lancaster, cross intersection at King Street and the next stop light will be the Penn Square Garage on your right.  Turn right into garage, take ticket from kiosk and bring parking ticket with you. Take 2nd floor covered walkway into the Marriott entrance from parking garage, follow signage down hallway to elevators on the left, take elevator down one floor to Freedom Hall A, exit to the left for registration table to obtain your name tags for entry into the event

Registration Table: Lower Lobby/Exhibition Level – across from Freedom Hall A and beside the Montgomery House


Bringing cash or check, if interested in purchasing books from Ann Rhoades, $15 per book.

After 5:45 pm, bars will remain open until 6:30pm, but will be a cash bar.

Complimentary parking ticket will be given at the registration table with proof of kiosk ticket from the Penn Square garage on Duke Street.

ATM machine will be available in the Main Hotel Lobby, located in the Sundry Shop to the left of the front desk.

Business Attire.


2:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square