Montana Event

Saturday, March 31st 2018
10:00am - 3:00pm 

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Admission for NSA Mountain West All Access Pass Holders included in your annual dues.


Saturday, March 31, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM MDT
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Hotel Finlen 
The Copper Bowl Room
100 E Broadway St
Butte, MT 59701


Colette Lynch 
NSA Mountain West Chapter 

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Cancellation Policy

If you are registered and for any reason can not join us, please email Colette ASAP. No refunds/credits will be given after March 25th.


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Refer to NSA-Mountain West when booking. Either call (406)723-5461 or email: to reserve room.

Historic Finlen Hotel

Single   $82
Double    $92

Adjoining Motor Inn

Single   $70
Double $80

Join us in Butte, MT for the NSA-Mountain West ‘Montana’ speaker meeting. Learn from the Chapter’s President Devin Thorpe and 4 great professional speakers who live in Montana including: Emily Petroff (Billings); Tom Egelhoff (Bozeman) plus 2 others. Host & Emcee: Steve Weber (Hamilton).

Agenda / Timeline

9:15-10:00: Registration
10a - Meeting starts
10-10:10: Welcome  - Steve Weber
10:10-10:20: NSA - Devin Thorpe President 2017-18
10:20-10:55: Speaker #1 - Emily Petroff - No Host? No Problem! Learn how to drive revenue to your business with a workshop that you host!
10:55-11:05: Break
11:05-11:40 Speaker #2 - Geraldine Carter - Manage Your MIND, not Your Time
11:40-12: Everyone Introduces themselves - Moderated by Steve & Devin
12-1:  Lunch (included) & Networking
1-1:10: Welcome back - NSA-MW-Montana Group  - Steve Weber
1:10-1:45 - Speaker #3 - Tom Egelhoff- Why a Small Town Marketer founded the original Montana Speakers group more than a decade ago
1:45-2:20 - Speaker #4 - Michelle Skaletski-Boyd- Owning It From the Stage What it means to really be yourself, and how to own your message from the stage

2:20-2:55 - Speaker #5 - Devin Thorpe - Finding Your Purpose: Align your message with your purpose so you can change the world

3:00 - Meeting ends

Speaker Bios

Emily Petroff - No Host? No Problem! 

Emily Petroff headshot Emily Petrof is a Business & Team Building coach. She is a serial entrepreneur and a fifth generation entrepreneur who has built 13 businesses in various industries. Emily will present a blueprint for hosting your own workshop to drive revenue. Emily lives in Billings.

Geraldine Carter
 - Manage Your MIND, not Your Time

Geraldine empowers mission-driven entrepreneurs and innovators to realize their full potential through clarity and focus.

In her presentatioin, she will share with you 4 keys to maintaining your focus. You know how to block your time, but when an intimidating project lands in your lap, it’s amazing how urgent it becomes to clean the windows. You don’t need more time management: you need MIND management. In this powerful talk, you will learn how to hold focus and sit tight with perseverance so that you can grow your business, and have the impact you desire. Geraldine lives in Missoula.

Tom Egelhoff – Why a Small Town Marketer Founded Montana Speakers

Tom Egelhoff headshot Tom Egelhoff is a speaker & author. In 1993, Tom moved to Bozeman and 'returned' home to his small town roots by founding Small Town Marketing. A few years later, Tom started the original Montana Speakers group. Tom will share those origins and the marketing prinicipals he's learned from his 40+ years of helping owners grow their businesses. Part history - part marketing prinicples to help you grow your speaking business in Montana.


Michelle Skaletski-Boyd - Owning It From the Stage What it means to really be yourself, and how to own your message from the stage

Soul Journey Guide,  Michelle Skaletski-Boyd, The Corporate Woo-Woo™ is an inspirational speaker, hypnotherapist, author, and professional intuitive who assists others in fully connecting to their Higher Self so they may enjoy the experience of their inner divine.  Her sequels 1, 2 and 3, “Words for the Soul: Heaven-Sent Life Lessons and Conversations with God” became #1 best-sellers overnight. By being in Michelle’s presence, you are invited to become more aware of your own.

In this 35 minute talk, Michelle shares her personal discovery of finding her voice, what it really means to be yourself, and how to own your message from the stage. Michelle has been a member of NSA since 2008. Michelle lives in Whitefish.

Devin Thope - Finding Your Purpose: Align your message with your purpose so you can change the world

Devin Thorpe headshot Devin Thorpe is a journalist, author, and speaker. He has established himself as a champion of social good. As a Forbes contributor, Devin  has more than 400 bylines and over one million unique readers. Devin is a recognized name in the social impact arena. His 'Your Mark on the World' show has featured over 800 celebrities, CEOs, billionaires, entrepreneurs and others who are out to change the world. Devin is the current President of the NSA-Mountain West chapter and lives in Salt Lake City.


Steve Weber  Emcee & Host 

Steve Weber is playfully disruptive. He helps organizations undergoing major change initiatives as a speaker, event host, and brand ambassador. Using his Gump persona for the past 20+ years, Steve has the ability to connect with people in a fun, playful manner as he artfully delivers his client's critical message of change and disruption. Steve presents the 3 Life Lessons from the movie - Opportunity, Choice, Journey while teaching audiences to Function with Gumption. Steve lives in Hamilton.