Ignite DFW Speaker Profile: Ade Hazley

Ignite DFW is a night of presentations on a variety of inspired topics—with a twist. Each presentation has 20 slides which automatically advance after 15 seconds. It is a worldwide movement. The third installment of Ignite DFW takes place on Tuesday, January 26 at the Texas Theater in Oak Cliff. Click here to purchase tickets.

Speaker: Ade Hazley

Talk Title: From the Street to The Boardroom

Ade Hazley is the CEO and sole owner of Rock Star Fitness Camps. It was one of the first fitness bootcamps and started in Dallas, Texas in 2007. Community involvement includes public speaking for Dallas ISD centered around health and fitness, presentations with the Dallas Urban League, and continues to be a leader in the Dallas area.

What sparked the idea for your Ignite talk?

I am very passionate about struggle and hustle. I think we all have unique stories to share that can change the way people think about entrepreneurship.

What’s your day job?

Operate my Business and studio (V12 Yoga).

What inspires you and how do you stay motivated?

God, Family, Hustle- I am motivated about change and progress.

What’s your secret passion?

Serial Entrepreneur.

What places, spaces, and faces do you recommend for someone visiting Dallas for the first time?

People should check out my Yoga studio. Its in the heart of Downtown Dallas. Great energy and flow. I also love my neighborhood, Oak Cliff and Bishops Arts.

Hear more from Ade and the other speakers at Ignite DFW this Tuesday, January 26. Click here to purchase tickets

Raquel Vincent

Raquel Vincent is a Dallas-based creative with a knack for words and inspired creative direction. When she's not working, you can find Raquel hitting a gallery opening, working on her book, or thrifting for unforgettable vintage finds. She loves music festivals, tacos, and her rescue cat Berlioz.