Discover How to Make Money, and

create your legacy


september 14-16th, 2018
hard rock resort
las vegas, nv

welcome to the #1 rated conference for entrepreneurs who want to make a difference


why should you attend thrive?

Success Strategies

We bring in the top names and smartest entrepreneur minds to teach you real-world business growth strategies that are actually being implemented by business icons in their own businesses. Thrive: Make Money Matter is where the “rubber meets the road,” and old, tired strategies get left in the dust.

Purpose & Legacy

You’ll discover how to build and sustain a “for purpose” business model, going beyond just making money, but making money matter to create a tremendously positive impact. This is the intersection of success, wealth and legacy – and you’ll learn all about it at Thrive: Make Money Matter.

Community & Framily

What happens when a bunch of passionate and like-minded entrepreneurs get together for three powerful days? Life-long friendships are cultivated (we call it creating “framily”), business partnerships form, and the Thrive Tribe community grows. We didn’t plan it that way, but we love it.

who else attends thrive?


here are just some of the people who have attended thrive…

Robert Herjavec
Robert Herjavec
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Gary Vaynerchuk
Gary Vaynerchuk
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Jack Canfield
Jack Canfield
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JJ Virgin
JJ Virgin
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Elena Cardone
Elena Cardone
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Grant Cardone
Grant Cardone
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Shaun T
Shaun T
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Less Brown
Less Brown
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why thrive was created

a message from the founder, cole hatter

Running Time: 2 minutes, 54 seconds



some of the world’s smartest minds in business

ERIC THOMASEric Thomas, Ph.D. is a critically acclaimed author, World-renowned speaker, educator, pastor and Audie Awards Finalist. ET, as he is better known, has taken the world by storm, with his creative style and high-energy messages. His words continue to impact tens of millions of people in several hundred countries across the planet!
COLE HATTERCole Hatter is the founder of Thrive: Make Money Matter, an entrepreneur, investor, and award-winning speaker. Cole’s vision behind creating Thrive is to change the way businesses are run forever, creating a new breed of “For-Purpose Entrepreneurs” directing profitable businesses that focus on a local or global initiative.
TAI LOPEZMost famous for his, "Here In My Garage" Youtube ad, Tai Lopez has a gargantuan social media following that he leverages for the over 20 multi-million dollar businesses that he is an investor, partner, or advisor to. Behind Oprah, Lopez has the second largest book club in the world with over 1.4 million people in over 40 countries.
ED MYLETTEd Mylett is one of the top business leaders and peak performance experts in the world today. While many leaders and speakers just “talk the talk”, Ed is a team-made millionaire who has built one of the most prolific financial services (World Financial Group) businesses the world has ever seen.
SANJA HATTERSanja Hatter is the co-founder of Thrive: Make Money Matter and the Director of Operations for The Hatter Group, LLC. She is an expert in “giftology”, and has an unparalleled talent for fostering and maintaining relationships. Sanja loves to teach how she gets the attention of influencers you “can’t reach”, creating win win scenarios to create true lasting relationships.
JESSE ITZLERJesse Itzler is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Living with a Seal, cofounded Marquis Jet, the world's largest private jet card company which he and his partner sold to Berkshire Hathaway/NetJets. Jesse then partnered with Zico coconut water, which he and his partner sold to The Coca-Cola Company.
NAVEEN JAINNaveen Jain is the Billionaire founder of several successful companies including Moon Express, Viome, Bluedot, Talentwise, Intelius and InfoSpace. He has been awarded many honors for his entrepreneurial successes and leadership skills, and is often praised for his down-to-earth business advice he offers to aspiring and growing entrepreneurs.
NAJWA ZEBIANNajwa Zebian is a Lebanese-Canadian author, speaker, educator, and has become a trailblazing voice for women everywhere. Drawing on her own experiences of displacement, discrimination, and abuse, Najwa uses her words to encourage others to build a home within themselves; to live, love, and create fearlessly.
GERARD ADAMSGerard Adams, also known as The Millennial Mentor™, is a thought leader, serial entrepreneur, angel investor, and philanthropist. His purpose is simple: to inspire other Millennials to leverage their passions to create the successful lifestyles they dream of.
LORI HARDERLori Harder is a leader in creating transformation through mindfulness, fitness and self-love. She is the creator of the Top 100 Earn Your Happy podcast with over five million downloads, the founder of The Bliss Project event with thousands of women who’ve attended.
CHRIS HARDERChris Harder helps you smash through financial blocks by giving you every tool you need to be unapologetically successful. On his podcast, he shares the secrets, tips, and incredible stories of how wealthy entrepreneurs, celebrities, and people of influence have risen to the top - and how you can too.
MOLLY BLOOMMolly Bloom is an inspirational keynote speaker, entrepreneur, and bestselling author of Molly’s Game, a memoir that chronicles her journey from college student to LA waitress to building and operating the largest and most notorious private poker game in the world. Her games have featured hundreds of millions of dollars and players like Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, A-Rod, and Ben Affleck.
STEVE SIMSAs the founder of Bluefish, one of the top personal concierge services, and an expert marketer within the luxury industry, Steve has been quoted in various publications & TV including the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, London’s Sunday Times, South China Morning Post and many more.
ANIK SINGALAnik Singal is the founder and CEO of Lurn, Inc. and VSS Mind. He is widely considered, by the industry, as one of today’s most successful digital publishing marketers. His specialties include profit-generating product launches, building backends and funnels, article marketing, search engine optimization, affiliate marketing and business management consulting.
PHILIP MCKERNANWhen people are seeking clarity about their future or want to move through roadblocks, seen and unseen, they call Philip. He helps people get clear on who they are and where they need to go. Philip helps them transition in their personal and professional lives so people feel aligned in all areas of life.
GARY WHITEGary White is the CEO and Co-founder of, a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering people in the developing world to gain access to safe water and sanitation. He developed’s WaterCredit Initiative, creating new financing options for poor populations to meet their water supply and sanitation needs.
CALEB MADDIXCaleb Maddix is a 16 year old entrepreneur, author, international keynote speaker, social media influencer, and self-made millionaire. He also co-founded a book publishing company called Maddix Publishing and is the author of nine books himself. Caleb is passionately obsessed with making a difference in people’s lives, has been on over 53 missions trips and is the co founder of the non-profit organization and movement, Maddix Missions.
BRAD LEABrad is a self-made entrepreneur with over 25 years in sales & marketing, and the founder of LightSpeed VT, a world leader in interactive experience based training and communication systems. Brad’s vision and thought leadership has been instrumental in developing some of today’s most productive sales professionals, employees and learning enthusiasts worldwide.
YAHYA BAKKARYahya Bakkar is an author, speaker, coach and certified interventionist who has spoken to nationally recognized organizations such as Harvard, TedX and Yale. Yahya's mission is to empower you to build the courage and confidence to be yourself in a world that's constantly trying to change you. Imagine what your life will look like when you command respect from others simply by you being true to yourself. Yahya is also the official emcee for Thrive 2018!

the agenda


here’s what’s going down and when it’s going down at Thrive this year


6-7pm: Inner Circle Registration
8pm- 10pm: Thrive Pre-Party at The Center Bar


8am: Registration Opens
10amThrive Begins!
10am-1:30pm: Speaker Sessions
1:30-3pm: Lunch
1:30-3pm: Inner Circle Private Lunch with Speakers (click to purchase IC)
3-6pm: Speaker Sessions
6:30-10pm: IC and VIP Dinner


9am-1pm: Speaker Sessions
1-2:30pm: Lunch
2:30-6:30pm: Speaker Sessions
6:30-8pm: Inner Circle Private Cocktail Hour with Speakers
(click to purchase IC)
8-11pm: Pool Party (tickets available on premise)


9am-1pm: Speaker Sessions
1-2pm: Lunch
2-4pm: Speaker Sessions
4pm: Farewell & Final Thoughts
After 4pm: Farewell Party at The Center Bar

Already purchase a ticket but want to upgrade? Smart move. Call or text us at 619-500-3919 and we’ll take care of you.

the venue


this year, thrive’s home base will be at the hard rock resort & casino in las vegas

The View

HRH Tower Rooms

rooms are only $134.00/night (averaged across all days)

Paradise Tower Rooms

rooms are only $134.00/night (averaged across all days)

The Pool

Our room block sells out every single year

(So uh, don’t procrastinate on booking your room)


can money buy you happiness?

TEDx Talk by Cole Hatter

Running Time: 19 minutes, 56 seconds

what past attendees are saying

listen to these unsolicited remarks from our attendees

This Year, Thrive Will Benefit

we put our money where our mouth is

One of the major barriers to safe water and sanitation is affordable financing. address this barrier head-on through access to small, easily repayable loans. Every repaid loan creates a new opportunity for another family.

We at Thrive love this initiative because isn’t just going in and disrupting communities with free handouts (this happens all the time), but rather promoting the spirit of entrepreneurism, while also helping those in need feel a sense of pride. They’re getting the help, and they’re helping themselves.

This year, we are stoked to be supporting You can learn more about them here.

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