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National Agents Alliance announces Dave Anderson As Keynote Speaker For Its National Convention

BURLINGTON, N.C. (December 13, 2010) – National Agents Alliance and President and Chief Executive Officer Andy Albright announced that Dave Anderson, a successful author, columnist, trainer and motivational speaker, will headline the list of guest speakers at the company’s national convention Jan. 20-23 in Raleigh, N.C.

Anderson, who focuses on sales and leadership organizations, is the author of “If you don’t make waves, you’ll drown and “Up your business.” Anderson travels the United States and all over the world delivering his message and inspiring people through speeches, workshops and presentations. He has spoken in more than 13 countries.

Other scheduled speakers at the January event are: Roy Cooper, Dianna Kokoszka, Tim Goad and Wayne Goodwin, in addition to several of National Agents Alliance’s top leaders and Albright.

“Once again we have a great lineup of speakers for what will be a huge event for National Agents Alliance,” Albright said Monday. “When you can get one of the top motivational speakers to come and engage your team, that’s always a great thing and we are excited to have Dave Anderson coming to Raleigh to see us. Then, you follow that up with the likes of Roy Cooper, Diana Kokoszka, Tim Goad and Wayne Goodwin. That’s quite a lineup and I couldn’t be more fired up about the event we’ve put together.”

Cooper is North Carolina’s Attorney General and focuses his efforts on eliminating crime and protecting consumers. During his tenure, Cooper spearheaded the launching of a Web site that tracks sex offenders’ locations to help parents protect their children, increasing DNA testing at crime scenes, requiring all felons to be listed in the state’s database and implementing laws that protect the public from identity theft.

He was born in Nash County and was later a Morehead Scholar at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he studied law. After leaving his family’s law practice, Cooper served as a North Carolina Senator (1991-2001) and Representative (1987-91).

Kokoszka has more than 28 years of real estate experience, where she quickly rose from agent to the Vice President of Mega Achievement Productivity Systems role she is in now with Keller Williams Realty. She leads 40 MAPS coaches across the country for the Texas-based company. Her 40 MAPS coaches provide training programs tailor-made to help them build on the Keller Williams Realty business models.

Goad is the founder of Tim Goad Ministries where he uses music, mission and a message to people most in need in the United States and abroad. He travels with his family to provide humanitarian aid to the elderly, inner-city youth and impoverished people around the world. He hosts relationship conferences with his wife, Gaye, tours with his children, Blake and BreAnn and teaches leadership skills to pastors and businessmen. He is the author of several books and has an audio teaching series that discusses his “lead the leader” message.

Goodwin serves as the North Carolina Commissioner of Insurance. He previously served as a Democratic member of the North Carolina General Assembly. He earned undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, before serving four full terms in the state house. He is also the President of the North Carolina Center for Voter Education.

For more information on the National Agents Alliance National Convention, visit the National Agents Alliance event page.


National Agents Alliance is an innovative lead generation and marketing organization that sells life insurance, annuities, and other financial services products through more than 7,000 active independent sales representatives in 50 states. Focused on serving middle-income families, National Agents Alliance is the No. 1 United States provider of mortgage protection insurance and offers a broad array of other affordable products from highly regarded companies such as Mutual of Omaha, Foresters, and ING. Since its inception in 2002, National Agents Alliance has helped more than 670,000 families successfully apply for more than $78 billion in life insurance coverage.

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Peak performance author, columnist, trainer and speaker for sales and leadership, Dave Anderson walks the talk of a leader. Anderson has led some of the most successful retail automotive dealership groups in the country; most recently heading up an automotive dealership group with more than $300 million in sales. Anderson gives more than a hundred speeches, presentations and workshops annually all over the world and has delivered his leadership message in 13 countries.

Anderson’s trademark “pull no punches,” down-to-earth style resonates worldwide, reaching people fed up with the hyper-tolerance and politically correct trends that are weakening both society and business cultures. Anderson has written ten books and writes a monthly leadership column for two national magazines. He is president of the Dave Anderson Corporation and LearntoLead. Anderson has been on hundreds of talk radio programs and as a panelist on MSNBC’s “Your Business.” He is a member of the National Speaker’s Association. Anderson is based in Southern California.


Keller Williams Realty, is an Austin, Texas-based, real estate franchise company with over 78,000 real estate agents, operating in more than 695 market centers (offices) across the United States and Canada. Keller Williams Realty is currently the third-largest residential real estate company in the United States.

Keller Williams is home of MREA – The Millionaire Real Estate Agent. Our coaches are mega agents themselves who have been selected specifically to build the next generation of Keller Williams’ Mega Agents. These hand selected MREA experts have mastered the systems and models outlined in Gary Keller’s best-selling book. They’ve been through extensive training with Dianna Kokoszka in order to teach people how to master these key real estate principles.

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