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Mike Veny, Closing Keynote Speaker

Thursday, June 7 at 3:00 p.m. in the Commonwealth Ballroom

As a child, Mike Veny was diagnosed with depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, and a behavior disorder. Through drumming, his grades went up, his behavior improved, and he discovered his mission in life.

As an adult, Mike Veny has been able to parlay his love of music, and of drumming in particular, into multiple successful career paths and charitable endeavors.

Mike, a professional studio drummer, is the founder and owner of FastDrumSkills.Com, MusicLessonBusiness.Com, and SupportMusicEducation.Com.

Mike's entrepreneurial skills, leadership skills and people skills have made him an in-demand speaker and a consultant to some of the top businesses in the world.

As for charitable endeavors, Mike is on the Board of Directors for the Fender Music Foundation and a member of the NAMM Foundation's SupportMusic Coalition, which seeks to strengthen community commitment and support for quality music education in schools.