November 4, 2017

Join Us at the beautiful waterfront - Rusty Pelican 2425 North Rocky Point Drive - Tampa Florida

Are you ready to STRETCH? If you desire growth, elevation, or a promotion in your life Emotionally, Financially, Mentally, or Physically it is time to S-T-R-E-T-C-H. Come enjoy a host of experts who are passionate about empowering YOU to 

S-T-R-E-T-C-H  in every area of your life through engaged and interactive messages. 

Our venue is the eclectically beautiful Rusty Pelican, Tampa Bay's water front Oasis. In addition to our powerful speakers, you will enjoy shopping with our vendors and a great meal included in your registration price.

This event is perfect for a couple on a date, girls day out, hanging with the fellas, or your small group. Invite your book club, members of your organization, or your team. 

It's time to S-T-R-E-T-C-H!

Do you want to be a vendor or sponsor? Email me at for the Vendor application and fees.


Dr. Veronica Walters (Dr. V)

Educator, author, motivational speaker, prophetic life & business strategist, entrepreneur, beauty queen, and pastor, Dr. Veronica J. Walters, affectionately known as Dr. V, is a native of Russellville, Kentucky.   

Dr. V is the founder and Head of School at The Walters Academy for Entrepreneurship (The WAE) in Tampa, Florida. The WAE is a private school for students in 5th through 12th grades with a mission to teach train them to be successful entrepreneurs and warriors using the seven principles of the Nguzo Sabo as their foundation. Her goal is to create millionaires by the time the students graduate from high school. 

She is also an author of numerous academic papers, articles, book chapters and books. Additionally, she is the author of the book “Use Your Buckets: Twelve Life Lessons For Success” which was featured on Lifetime Television’s morning show, “The Balancing Act” and on numerous radio shows. Her latest book is “Forward Focus: 21 Days to Set, Focus, and Propel You into Destiny” which she co-authored with Pastor J. Ricc Rollins

Attorney Kristie A Scott


Kristie A. Scott is an Associate Attorney with Knott Ebelini Hart and concentrates her practice in business litigation and employment law.  She represents clients in various civil litigation proceedings, advises clients regarding business and legal matters, conducts legal research, analyzes legal issues, drafts legal memoranda and documents, and attends depositions, mediations and court proceedings.

Veronica Blakley



Veronica Blakely is a native of Tampa, Florida where she is an Associate Professor teaching Communication, 

Business, and General Education courses. She is the published author of six books focusing on topics such as: Communication, Education, Depression, and Relationships in the African American community. 

Veronica has a BA Degree in Speech Communication, an MA Degree in Management, and an Ed. S Degree in 

Education Leadership. She is a former President and Area Governor of Toast Masters International in Tampa where she managed six Public Speaking clubs.