1379 North Coley Rd
Tupelo, Mississippi 38801
Three impactful speakers will guide the day through an inspiring journey to ignite the leader in you and your community.
Morning Session 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Community Development Foundation believes that at our community’s core, the ultimate catalyst for growth is the ability to identify, engage and ignite the right people. Ignite is a one-day leadership conference featuring world-class speakers, incredible peer-to-peer interaction and an energizing atmosphere. Ignite will get you what you need to grow your own leadership skills or those of your entire team.
Vision: Ignite will engage and develop dynamic and effective leaders in the community who are committed to a prosperous future and powered by purpose.
Mission: Presented by the Community Development Foundation, Ignite 2022 is a one-day leadership summit inspiring attendees to lead and create desired change within their organizations and communities with renewed passion and drive.
"Ignite was great! The speakers were wonderful, and we look forward to the event next year! Hunter Douglas will definitely be there."
Vice President & General Manager, Hunter Douglas
"What a wealth of information it was for the participants and definitely opportunity for lighting a spark in the lives of so many serving various roles in our community!”
Principal, Joyner Elementary School Principal
"Ignite has done exactly what it says in our company. We are fired up and ready to grow this year."
Sales Manager, Mid South Auto Supply DBA - NAPA
"All of the Syntron employees that attended Ignite really enjoyed it. They said that the speakers were great, it was energizing, and very well organized. We are looking forward to next year’s event."
Human Resource Director, Syntron Material Handling
"Come prepared! I took 10 pages of notes. Didn’t even want to get up to get a drink of water because I never knew what I was going to miss. Exciting, thought provoking, YES! You must attend!"
First Vice President, BancorpSouth
The morning session will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The afternoon session will take place from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
When you click the REGISTER button, you will be allowed to select if you want the morning or afternoon session.
Here’s the small print. Please read and understand the following terms and conditions as they apply to all ticket purchases:
There will be no refunds.
Sorry, no refund of tickets will be made. If you are unable to use your ticket, you may give it away, sell it to a friend or contact the Community Development Foundation to donate it as a student or non-profit scholarship ticket.
We can change the date if the weather goes crazy.
CDF may postpone, cancel, interrupt or stop the event due to adverse weather, dangerous situations, or any other causes beyond its reasonable control.
If weather-related changes are made to the event date, time or location, notice will be emailed to those who have registered their address on the website.
If an event is postponed or rescheduled, tickets will be honored for the rescheduled date. New tickets will not be issued. If an event is cancelled without a rescheduled date, the purchaser should contact the Community Development Foundation at 662-842-4521.
Ignite your leadership passion with Ignitecast, the official podcast of Ignite in Tupelo, MS. Ignitecast is presented by the Community Development Foundation in partnership with GOinnovation. Co-hosts Judd Wilson (Vice President, Chamber of Commerce, CDF) and Rory Tyer (Co-founder, Facilitator, and Coach, GOinnovation) interview leaders from different industries and organizations to capture inspirational stories and actionable principles that will change the way you lead and work for the better.
1379 North Coley Rd