Alex Banayan was named to Forbes “Top 30 Under 30” and was named on of the “Most Powerful People in Finance” by Business Insider following his appointment at Alsop Louie Partners venture capital firm at the age of 19.
Banayan is the author of the upcoming book titled, ‘”The Third Door.” The book chronicles Banayan’s five-year quest to track down Bill Gates, Lady Gaga, Warren Buffett, Steven Spielberg, Mark Zuckerberg, Maya Angelou and a dozen more of the world’s most successful people to uncover how they launched their careers. Banayan is the youngest business author ever signed to Crown/Random House in its eighty-year history.
1:15 pm - 1:30 pm Break
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Breakout Sessions
Founders: Building Awesome Organizations
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Breakout Sessions #2
How To Create Viral Social Content
Legal Rebels For a Cause
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm YP Awards + Social hosted by Birmingham magazine and Young Professionals of Birmingham
It’s a party! Join This is Alabama and Birmingham magazine and YP Birmingham for a celebration of Alabama’s leaders. Enjoy good eats, great music, a showcase of top YP groups and brief awards program co-hosted by Young Professionals of Birmingham.
2017 Keynote Speaker
• Forbes “30 Under 30”
• Named one of the “Most Powerful People in Finance” by Business Insider
• Author of a highly anticipated business book, The Third Door, about his interviews with the world’s most successful people