This retreat is for the CEO who:

  • Has been in business for at least 5 years for yourself as a Coach or Consultant
  • Is an expert at what you do, and you have specific results that speak to your brilliance
  • Has scored at least 50 points or higher on The Business Expansion Scorecard (Take the Scorecard assessment here.)
  • Is eager to expand your business vision and impact, and excited to bring your next phase of business to life
  • Ready to nourish your body and soul in a destination experience.
  • Thrilled at the idea of getting together with like-minded CEOs who will support you and your growth.

Testimonials from past retreat guests:

Please note: This retreat was rebranded (and used to be called “Emerge”). This is why you will hear past guests refer to “The Emerge Retreat” below.


What’s Included:

  • 4 nights/5 days in a beautiful destination
  • 1 Pre-Retreat Session and 2 Post-Retreat Sessions (virtual via Zoom)
  • All on-location sessions, Curiosity Labs, and Peer Mastermind Circles
  • A 1:1 Business Expansion Session with Shannon
  • A local cultural excursion/activity (this is optional-you can participate if you’d like!)
  • Private bedroom
  • Welcome dinner and closing dinner, as well as brunch and daily snacks.
M. Shannon Hernandez


​M. Shannon Hernandez is ALL ABOUT THAT JOY in life and biz. She is specifically known around the globe for The Content Personality™ Wheel and E.X.P.A.N.D. Method™. Shannon is the founder of Joyful Business Revolution™ where she and her team work with online coaches and consultants teaching them how to grow their business for GOOD, resulting in more joy, more time-off, and more profits with purpose.

A sought after expert in the world of online business strategy, Shannon has been featured on CBS, ABC, FOX, and NBC. She has founded The Content Personality™ Club, The Confident Expert™ Program, and The Joyful CEO™ Mastermind Program, where she and her team champion and rally coaches and consultants to grow their profits—while increasing their impact.

Shannon has over 25 years in award-winning curriculum design, working with both the NFL & U.S. Military, and she is a master trainer and teacher. She is committed to ongoing philanthropic work to bring housing, fresh food and water sources, and medical care to those who do not have access. When she is not speaking and teaching globally, she's spreading joy, reading fiction, snuggling her cat, traveling the world, and hanging with the love of her life.