January 11 Louisville, KY








Solving the Successful Business Puzzle… Are You REDI?

Do you want to take your business to the next level?

The REDI Seminar Series is 4 sessions designed for building a sustainable, profitable business, planning on transition and succession.

The series focuses on key disciplines which owners, CEOs, and next generation leaders of closely held and family businesses often struggle with, but yet must master to succeed.


Recognize and seize opportunities.


Expect and predict real results.


Decide the best course of action.


Implement your new knowledge.








Meet our professionals

Lewis Rudy


Founder and President
Rudy and Associates

As an Embedded Turn-around Specialist for the past 28 years, Lewis has reverse engineered profits for struggling closely held and family businesses, turning them into profitable, scalable, and sustainable businesses.

Chris Green


Director of Business Management
ARGI Financial Group

Chris has seen business finance from all sides. Former CFO of Period Furniture, he works now at ARGI where he and his team provide clarity through comprehensive, integrated financial services empowering their clients keep more of their hard earned revenue.

Jacob McAllister


Area Director
The Oliver Group

Jacob is a proficient recruiting and sales professional with 10 years of experience consulting at the executive level helping his clients build sustainable leadership pipelines to meet their business objectives.

Amy Romines


Chief Impact Officer
Impact Sales Systems

At Impact Sales Systems, Amy works with sales reps and business owners to increase sales production and establish permanent behavioral change to guarantee lasting sustainable sales growth.

Cody Vest


Creative Director
Vest Advertising

At Vest Advertising, Cody has  launched campaigns and marketing solutions for National brands such as Jack Daniels, Humana, and Toyota, and countless regional and local brands. He helps companies leverage their unique customer impact to build a scalable business growth plan.

Scott Olinger


Vice President
Harding, Shymanski & Company, P.S.C.

Scott Olinger is Vice President at Harding, Shymanski & Company, P.S.C. Where he is responsible for ensuring compliance standards in the supervision of accounting, auditing engagements, and corporate fraud prevention.

Bruan Taylor


Market President

Bryan is BB&T’s Market President for the Louisville and Southern Indiana markets. Bryan’s central focus in on establishing strong business partnerships between owners and bankers enabling business owners to get ahead and stay ahead year-over-year.

Vaughan Scott


Managing Director, Investment Officer
Wells Fargo Advisors

Vaughan focuses on helping families and their businesses preserve their wealth, capitalize on opportunities (both inside and outside their businesses), and to pass their values, their businesses and their wealth on to future generations.


Activities and sessions

7:30 A.M. – 8:00 A.M. ET
Networking & Light Breakfast

Meet up with some of Louisville’s top business leaders and enjoy breakfast on us.

Lewis Rudy will be presenting the true metrics of a valuable business, identifying the inevitable roadblocks to that success, and how to reverse engineer profits to maximize business value.

Rudy & Associates

Chris Green will expand on the first session by moving from how to reverse engineer profits to how to protect that value and preserve it for a profitable succession.

ARGI Financial Group

Enjoy lunch and network as you choose.

7:30 A.M. – 8:00 A.M. ET
Networking & Light Breakfast

Meet up with some of Louisville’s top business leaders and enjoy breakfast on us.

Jacob McAllister will take us through the importance of planning, building and assessing the development of a corporation’s leadership pipeline, and how to get the most from your best.

Oliver Group

Amy Romines will identify the #1 barrier to top line revenue generation and lay out a path to individual and sales team success that will ensure consistent, scalable sales.

Impact Sales Systems

Enjoy lunch and network as you choose.

7:30 A.M. – 8:00 A.M. ET
Networking & Light Breakfast

Meet up with some of Louisville’s top business leaders and enjoy breakfast on us.

Cody Vest will set out a plan to maximize business value by aligning your marketing objectives with your overall corporate vision to ensure business growth you can count on quarter-over-quarter.

Vest Advertising

Scott Olinger will identify areas of the IRS code that could help you keep more of your earnings now and in the future. He’ll also take a deep dive into the corporate behaviors that lead to fraud and what you can do to reduce your risk.

Harding, Shymanski & Company

Enjoy lunch and network as you choose.

7:30 A.M. – 8:00 A.M. ET
Networking & Light Breakfast

Meet up with some of Louisville’s top business leaders and enjoy breakfast on us.

Bryan Taylor will explain the importance of a banker as a business advisor and partner in maximizing business growth through the good times and those inevitable tougher times.


Vaughan Scott will close out the REDI Seminars and discuss the importance of planning for the next chapter and a successful business transition.

Axiom Wells Fargo Advisors

During our final lunch session together, the speakers will draw together all of the topics from the previous eight sessions, opening the floor to questions and brainstorming, and drawing together the wholistic business vision that REDI represents.


what people say

The REDI seminars provided an excellent cross section of business topics. It helped our Leadership Team gain insight from subject matter experts.
Jeff Murphy President & CEO of ECT Services
The REDI Disciplines Course proved to be an outstanding series of professional presentations that added value to our company. The Presenting Partners were all very skilled in their respective disciplines and each course provided considerable benefit to our company. We have used several of the seminar components in our strategic planning process. I highly recommend this series to anyone who is interested in improving the performance of their organization. It is time very well spent.
Bryan Slade President of Ecotech Waste Logistics
REDI is a mini powered MBA course. I have not been this energized about the business or our business in a long time.
Angie Fleitz Executive Director of Business Development of Solid Light

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