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Contact: Peggi Cunningham (949 ) 481-1689


For Immediate Release

6 Aug. 2004


Mark Victor Hansen to Keynote Success Summit


(Los Angeles, CA) – Mark Victor Hansen, co-creator of Chicken Soup for the Soul, will keynote a meeting of entrepreneurs at San Diego’s Bahia Resort Hotel Sept. 10-12 as part of the Wake Up Succeed Summit.

Hansen, author of The One Minute Millionaire: The Enlightened Way to Wealth, will speak on finding one’s purpose and vision in life. His remarks will highlight a meeting designed to “jumpstart” and “energize” small businesses.

“Mark Victor’s expertise and energy will take the Succeed Summit in the right direction,” said author Steven E, the event coordinator. “There are only a few people in the world today with as much to offer a group of people who want to increase their businesses and enrich their careers.”

The Wake Up Succeed Summit is the product of Steven E and Lee Beard, co-creators of the, Wake Up, Live the Life You Love. The three-day event will feature motivational speakers such as Cynthia Kersey, author of Unstoppable; John Assarf, author of The New York Times best seller, The Street Kid's Guide to Having It All, and Eric Lofholm, a leading trainer and motivational expert from California.

Hansen has appeared on Oprah, CNN and The Today Show. He has been the subject of articles in TIME, US News & World Report, USA Today and The New York Times and Entrepreneur. He is the co-founder and chief visionary officer of Chicken Soup for the Soul Enterprises, Inc. and president of One Minute Millionaire, LLC.

Several co-authors of the book, Wake Up, Live the Life You Love: Living On Purpose will attend for a special meeting, but the seminars and luncheons are open to the public. Interested persons can call 800-664-3610, or visit the website