Hyve Creators 2023

March 2 - 5, 2023. Collegedale, TN.

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Win $5,000.

Our investors want to hear your idea. Register as a business and enter into The Lion's Den. First prize wins $5k.

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Get inspired.

Dozens of powerful stories, seminars and keynote sessions — all for free. Register now!

Get connected.

We connect you with Adventist millionaires, spiritual leaders and industry experts who share the same values, principles and goals.

Get empowered.

More than just a bunch of sermons. We send you home with business development tools. You'll leave with our signature protocol on how to share the three angels' messages in a practical way.

How to register with your startup

1. Register as a business

Make sure to register as a business. If your co-founders are coming to the event, they need to register separately as attendees.

Business registration >

2. Prepare your pitch deck

After registering, you’ll get an automated email within 24 hours. Download our entire resources package and use the worksheets and videos to prepare your presentation for The Lion’s Den!

3. Upload your pitch deck

Are you ready to step into The Lion’s Den and pitch on March 4? Then upload your final pitch deck below. Deadline is February 10.

Submit your pitch >

One event.
1,000 benefits.

Network with the best.

Learn from the best.

Implement it.

Grow it.

Reach the world.

How to register as an attendee

1. Register as an attendee

Registration is free and takes less than 2 minutes! You can add meals to your booking if you would like.

Attendee registration >

2. Book your accommodation

You’ll get a confirmation email from us with recommendations where to stay! Don’t worry, we have low budget options, too. 


Jesse Zwiker

President, Hyve

Sebastien Braxton

Co-Founder, Luminate App

Annette Thurmon

Influencer, AzureFarm

GW Chew

CEO, Something Better Foods Inc.

Michelle Doucoumes

Professor of Business, SAU

Jared Thurmon

Serial Entrepreneur & Innovator

Daryl Gungadoo

Inventor, Engineer & Investor

David Grabiner

Real Estate Broker



Opening words by Jesse Zwiker, president of Hyve. Plenty of time in the evening to network with like-minded entrepreneurs and innovators. You'll love the first night.


A day full of keynote sessions, seminars and personal stories awaits you. Learn how successful SDAs built their businesses from scratch, take some powerful development tools with you and get a chance to pitch new ideas.


How are we reaching the cities of the world through business? Listen to thought-provoking talks by General Conference leaders and learn how you can share the gospel in your city with your missional business. On Saturday night, the most promising businesses are pitching in front of Adventist investors. We call it "The Lion's Den."


Sunday is Investors Day at Hyve. Join us and learn how you can use your resources and your influence to forward God's cause. All investors are invited to join the table.