If you missed PowerUP! 2015, you’re probably already hearing the buzz: It was one for the history books! We launched Viridian 2.0, with new products, new tools and a completely new approach to compensation. The new Viridian is like nothing you’ve ever seen, and we wanted to share every moment with you even if you couldn’t join us in Philadelphia. Every session, every speaker and every announcement is recapped in the videos below, with links to FAQs, brochures and other great resources. Those of you who were with us, relive your favorite parts of PowerUP! Let’s get started …
Friday September 11, 2015 – General Session 1

Welcome to PowerUp! 2015

Presenter:
Bob Quintana – Platinum Ambassador


Bob opens PowerUP! 2015 in Philadelphia by welcoming Associates from across the country to the most exciting event in Viridian history. There has never been a better time to be part of Generation V than this moment, as we prepare to step into the future together.

Show the Program

Presenter:
Marty Hale – Chief Ambassador


During our first-ever open Opportunity Meeting at a PowerUP!, Marty debuts our revamped Show The Program presentation, with an all-new introductory video. Your prospects will be inspired by our mission and our values, and energized by the opportunity they will have as part of Viridian.

Presentations:
Show the Program Keynote
Show the Program PowerPoint

PDFs:
Compensation Plan Overview
Compensation Plan FAQs
Compensation Plan Transition

Show the Program Video

The Story of Excel Communications and Riding the Wave of Momentum

Presenter:
Steve Smith – Special Guest


Steve, one of the founders of Excel Communications, talks about how the compensation plan Excel created – upon which Viridian’s new compensation plan is based – helped the company become the youngest billion-dollar-annual company in history. He also shares how the unique components that Viridian has added to our plan make it the best compensation plan he has ever seen.

* Please note that Steve Smith’s story and opinions are unique and his own.

VCenter Launch

Presenter:
Cami Boehme – Chief Strategy Officer


Cami introduces you to your revamped Back Office – VCenter – and then Johnny kicks off the VCenter celebration. With VCenter’s robust reporting and a whole suite of new tools, you’re going to like what you see.

PDF:
VCenter Quick-Start Guide

 

VCenter Parody


VCenter Demo

Presenter:
Paul Booth – CEO of Data Paradigm


Paul demonstrates the key features of VCenter, and shows you how you will be able to utilize comprehensive reports to track your organization, your customer base and your earnings.

PDF:
VCenter Quick-Start Guide

 

Saturday September 12, 2015 – General Session 2 – 3

Welcome to Viridian 2.0


You’ve seen VCenter and our new Show The Program presentation, and you got a sneak peek of the new compensation plan. Viridian 2.0 is all of that – and much, much more. Watch as we kick off a weekend full of exciting announcements with a rousing celebration of Viridian’s future.

CEO Keynote

Presenter:
Michael Fallquist – CEO


As Viridian steps into the future, Michael reiterates Viridian’s commitment to the field and shares new long-term goals for the company. Hear directly from the founder about his goals and his enthusiasm for the future of our company.

Growth Mindset

Presenter:
Marty Hale – Chief Ambassador


Marty is back to talk about the most important thing when you’re getting ready to start your business: your mindset. If you’re going to share the Viridian opportunity with others, you need to get your head in the right place.

Lead Director and Senior Director Recognition

Presenter:
Ken Olson – Partner


Direct your attention to each of our new Lead Directors and Senior Directors as they take a much-deserved walk across the PowerUP! stage.

Partner Profile: Anthony Serino


Anthony Serino

The former real estate agent had never tried network marketing before he came to Viridian, and now Anthony can’t imagine doing anything else. He loves working with his friends and the freedom the Viridian opportunity has provided him, and can’t wait to see what he can do with Viridian 2.0.

Read All About It

Presenter:
Cami Boehme – Chief Strategy Officer


Cami shows off story after story of YOUR success – in glossy print – in Success From Home magazine. This edition has Generation V written all over it, and you’re going to want to read it from cover to cover.

Success From Home on ShopViridian

Building From Day One

Presenter:
Trei Henri – Senior Vice President


Trei shows you how every new Viridian Associate will have business-building potential at their fingertips with our completely overhauled Resource Kit, with an all-new Jump-Start Guide. We’ve made Duplic8 simpler and easier to, well, duplicate. And it will all also be available online, so anyone, anywhere can dive right in to building the foundation of a successful Viridian business.

PDF:
Jump-Start Brochure

Duplic8 Step 1 – Define Your Why

Presenter:
Marty Hale – Chief Ambassador


You had a reason for coming to Viridian, and that reason keeps you going every day. It’s your “Why,” and Defining Your Why is the first step in the Duplic8 Process. In an emotional and inspirational presentation, Marty shares his “Why” and prompts all of us to think about our own.

PDF:
Jump-Start Brochure

Presentations:
Keynote

Executive Director Recognition

Presenter:
Joel Brizzi


Join us in recognizing the achievements of each of our new Executive Directors as they tell you who they are and show off their stage presence.

Sun Plus One Video


If you think solar is changing the lives of those who install it on their homes, wait until you see the ripple effect of change it will have on people around the world. We’re increasing our commitment to the growing solar industry and helping more and more people put their roofs to work!

PDF:
Sun Plus One FAQs:

Pay It Forward – Sun Plus One, goGREENER, goCLEANER

Presenter:
Cami Boehme – Chief Strategy Officer


Our commitment to sustainability is at the core of who we are, and we’re always finding new ways to do more. Cami shares our newest sustainability efforts, through our products and our outreach, at home and across the globe. Plus learn how these efforts will help you build your business and earn even more.

PDF:
Sun Plus One FAQs
Minus-5 Fact Sheet

 

Lazy Roof Syndrome


What has your roof done for you lately? It’s time for it to be more than just a roof over your head. It’s time to put your roof to work generating electricity and making a difference for the planet.

Solar Tools – Sun Scout

Presenter:
Cami Boehme – Chief Strategy Officer


Cami shows us how solar power just got a lot more powerful thanks to tools that will help Viridian Associates quickly and easily see which of their customers are the best candidates for solar.

Link to Sun Scout App

 

Solar Partnership – Viridian + Sungevity

Presenters:
Michael Fallquist – Viridian CEO
Andrew Birch – Sungevity CEO


Michael and Andrew talk about why Viridian and Sungevity decided to work together, and how Sungevity will help Viridian continue to expand its reach in solar markets.

PDF:
Sungevity FAQs

Solar Compensation Enhancements

Presenter:
Trei Henri – Senior Vice President


Rather than starting over every month, your solar contracts will now be tallied over a 12-month rolling period, with tiered bonus amounts that increase with the number of contracts. Trei shows us how it works.

Partner Recognition

Presenter:
Doug Borden – Partner


Each of these leaders has gotten to where they are by partnering with all of you to grow their businesses; join us in recognizing all of our new Partners as they grace the main stage.

Duplic8 Steps 2 – 5

Presenter:
Marty Hale – Chief Ambassador


Once you’ve defined your “Why,” it’s time to get to work, while keeping the reason you’re doing it in mind. Marty walks us through the next four steps in the Duplic8 Process: Make a List, Invite, Share the Story, and Follow Up. Marty also gets some help from a few top leaders, who will show you how it’s done.

PDF:
Jump-Start Brochure

Presentations:
Keynote

Associate Spotlight – Doug Borden


Viridian gave Doug the opportunity to plan his life around his four children. He joined in 2010, and gained major momentum whenl he attended a PowerUP! That event gave him the fire in the belly he needed to truly build, and he’s been building ever since.

Keynote Address

Presenter:
Orrin Woodward – Special Guest


In his motivational and moving address, Orrin shares insight and inspiration he has gathered from years of experience as a leadership expert. In less than an hour, you’ll soak up enough wisdom to hone your skills as a Viridian leader for years to come.
Sunday September 13, 2015 – General Session 4 – 5

Review and Forecast

Presenter:
Cami Boehme – Chief Strategy Officer


Cami recaps what we’ve learned so far and looks ahead to what we’ll learn during our last day together in Philadelphia. Hint: It’s a lot! She also recognizes all of those who have participated in our sustainability trips and thanks them for their efforts to help our planet.

An Enlightened Approach – minus-5

Presenter: Michael Fallquist – CEO


One of the key focuses of Viridian 2.0 is offering true value to all of you – and to all of your customers. This new rate plan offers 12 months of responsible electricity or natural gas at 5% less than Viridian’s Utility Price Index (UPI) for every customer who enrolls in the plan.

PDF:
Minus-5 fact sheet

*Utility refers to the Viridian Utility Price Index — Viridian’s approximation of the local utility’s supply rate.

 

Platinum Partner Recognition

Presenter:
Henri Aymonier – Platinum Partner


It’s not an easy path to Platinum, and each of these Associates has proven themselves as business builders and as leaders. Join us in recognizing our new Platinum Partners for their hard work and dedication to Generation V.

We’ve Got Answers – AskV Now

Presenter:
Trei Henri – Senior Vice President


We know there’s a lot to keep track of to run a successful Viridian business, and our Associate Services Team is always here to help. Now, though, you can find answers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, ONLINE. With AskVNow, you simply type in a question or topic and will see a list of relevant articles. Trei shows you how it works.

AskV Now

Growth Panel

Presenter:
Marty Hale – Chief Ambassador


Marty leads a discussion as some of Viridian’s newest Associates share tips and tricks for expanding your reach across state lines and creating and maintaining momentum.

Diamond Partner Recognition

Presenter:
Lella Pyonteck – Diamond Partner


It’s not every day you see a Diamond that shines as bright as ours do. Join us in recognizing the outstanding achievements and guidance of our new Diamond Partners.

Duplic8 Step 6 – Plug In

Presenter:
Anthony Serino – Diamond Partner


There are so many ways to stay connected with the entire Generation V family through local and national events and all our other ways of staying in touch. Anthony tells us how to stay in the know – and how it will help your business grow.

PDF:
Jump-Start Brochure

Presentations:
Keynote

Duplic8 Step 7 – Set Goals

Presenter:
Bob Quintana – Diamond Ambassador


What do you want to do, and when? Bob shares why setting goals – particularly small attainable goals that will set you on the path to achieving your larger goals – is a critical part of success when building a Viridian business.

PDF:
Jump-Start Brochure

Presentations:
Keynote

Duplic8 Step 8 – Repeat and Grow

Presenter:
Brendan Kenny – Crown Partner


It’s called Duplic8 for a reason – it’s a process you can repeat again and again. Once you’ve mastered steps 1 through 7, it’s only a matter of time before you start mentoring others and helping them build their businesses. Now more than ever, success is about growth. Get out there and build!

PDF:
Jump-Start Brochure

Presentations:
Keynote

Show The Program Video


Just press play. This is an opportunity that sells itself. Watch the video version of the all-new Show The Program presentation that Marty shared with all of us on Friday night.

PDF:
Show the Program

Presentations:
Show the Program Keynote
Show the Program PowerPoint

Comp Plan Training

Presenter:
Marty Hale – Chief Ambassador


Marty gives you an in-depth look at every aspect of the new compensation plan, and explains how growth is the key to momentum and success.

PDF:
Compensation Plan Overview

Presentations:
Keynote

*Learn more about your earning potential

Compensation Plan Transition

Presenter:
Cami Boehme – Chief Strategy Officer


Cami answers your questions about the compensation plan and talks about the transition between the previous plan and the new plan.

PDF:
Compensation Plan FAQs
Compensation Plan Transition
Viridian 2.0

 

*Learn more about your earning potential

VCenter Commissions Reporting

Presenter:
Paul Booth – CEO of Data Paradigm


Paul explains how your new VCenter integrates seamlessly with the new compensation plan to provide you a detailed picture of your organization and compensation at all times.

PDF:
VCenter Quick-Start Guide

 

Associate Re-engagement

Presenter:
Jenna Marzullo – Crown Partner


Viridian 2.0 is a new beginning for our company, and we’re offering any Associate who left in good standing an opportunity for a fresh start with us – and a way to keep their previous organization. Jenna has all the details.

PDF:
Viridian 2.0 promotions

 

*Learn more about your earning potential

Closing Remarks

Presenter:
Marty Hale – Chief Ambassador


Marty reflects on a powerful weekend full of exciting announcements that will set the course for Viridian’s future. As he thanks everyone for being part of PowerUP! 2015, he looks forward at what’s ahead for the company and for each of you.

Closing Video


Let’s all look back on our time together in Philadelphia and reminisce about the moments we shared, the inspiration we gained and the momentum that will carry us forward. Thanks to every single one of you for being a part of Generation V!