#NACBA25 Highlight!


Friday, May 5th 2017

8:45 AM-10:00 AM

Think like a Champion! Attend NACBA’s Opening Keynote!

“The Champion’s Code: Building Relationships Through Life Lesson of Integrity and Accountability From the Sports World to the Business World”

NACBA is excited to confirm Ross Bernstein, the best selling author of nearly 50 books, is an award-winning peak-performance hall of fame business speaker who has spent the better part of the past 20 years studying the DNA of championship teams. Ross and his books have been featured on thousands of television and radio programs including CNN, CBS This Morning, FOX News, Bloomberg, ESPN, as well as in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today & Maxim Magazine.

You don’t have to be a sports enthusiast to act like a champion.“The Champion’s Code: Building Relationships Through Life Lessons of Integrity and Accountability from the Sports World to the Business World,” not only illustrates what it takes to become the best of the best, it also explores the fine line between cheating and gamesmanship in sports as it relates to values and integrity in the workplace.

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Ross Bernstein

Ross Bernstein is an award-winning peak performance business speaker who’s keynoted conferences on four continents for audiences as small as 10 and as large as 10,000. As a working member of the media in his home state of Minnesota, Ross has a unique behind the scenes access to all of the local sports franchises in the area, including the Vikings, Twins, Timberwolves, Wild and Gophers. As such, he spends lots of his time in dugouts, club houses, locker rooms, and press boxes — and it’s here where Ross has met and interviewed thousands of professional athletes over the years. Ross and his wife Sara have a 12 year old daughter and presently reside in Apple Valley, MN.

Save $100 on Your NACBA 2017 Convention Registration


2017 is NACBA’s 25th Anniversary. To get in the spirit of #NACBA25 (hashtag for 2017 Annual Convention), we thought we’d kick off Giving Tuesday back on November 29th and decided that we would extend it to the whole month of December with a way to save NACBA members a few bucks and support the efforts of NCBRC.

Make a donation to NCBRC by 12/31/16 using the below levels and you can receive a discount off your 2017 Annual Convention Registration + receive a fun convention experience.

  • Donate $100 to NCBRC before 12/31/16 and receive $25 discount coupon on 2017 convention registration
  • Donate $500 to NCBRC before 12/31/16 and receive $50 discount coupon on convention registration and front-of-the-line pass for commemorative photo with Mickey and Minnie Mouse on Saturday, May 6, 2017, Orlando, Florida.
  • Donate $1,000 to NCBRC before 12/31/16 and receive $100 discount coupon on convention registration and two (2) tickets to attend NACBA President’s Dessert Reception & VIP Illuminations Fireworks at Epcot “Eau de France” Viewing on Saturday, May 6, 2017, 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM Orlando, Florida. Tickets also include two (2) hours of Epcot park access.


To receive the convention discount, you must:

1) Make NCBRC Donation at designated level.

2) Register for convention via EMAIL, PHONE or FAX and include copy of donation receipt.

2017 NACBA Annual Convention Registration is Open!

Questions: email