Best-selling author Jon Acuff to speak at YP event

Motivational author Jon Acuff is scheduled to speak at this year’s Kansas Young Professionals Summit in Wichita, according to a news release.

Acuff, whose work has been featured on the New York Times best-seller list, will serve as keynote speaker for the summit, which will take place April 22 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Wichita.

Acuff has authored several self-help-style books, specializing in topics related to the workplace, branding and professional development. At the summit, Acuff will share insights into navigating change in an ever-changing technological environment, according to the release.

This year’s statewide summit is being hosted by the Young Professionals of Wichita organization. Additional speakers will be announced closer to the event, the release said.

In addition to authoring books, Acuff is responsible for the blog “Stuff Christians Like.” For more information about the summit, visit Young Professionals of Wichita, which boasts about 2,700 members, is a professional networking organization initiated by the Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce.

Bryan Horwath: 316-269-6708, @bryan_horwath