May 25th 2023 Salon Event


Yellowstone Art Museum | 5:30pm to 8:00pm

Featuring Robert Doore and Nick Bravo

Robert Doore

Robert L. Doore (“Rides at the door”), is a BIPOC (Black Indigenous Person of Color) Business Executive, private business developer and owner. Mr. Doore is currently the Inclusive Community & Stakeholder Engagement Sr. Manager for Marathon Petroleum Corporation where he serves on the leadership teams for Environment, Sustainability and Governance (ESG) and the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). Marathon is ranked #19 on the Fortune 500 list. Robert is a Board Member for the Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce and the Latino Leadership Institute both based out of Denver, Colorado. Robert is a proud member of the Blackfeet Nation and is also proud of his Hispanic heritage.

Prior to MPC, Mr. Doore is the highest ranking Native American in the National Football League since Jim Thorpe was the NFL President in 1920, as the former Director of Guest Experience at FedExField in the Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia area. In the summer of 2022, Robert was 1 of 8 Inductees for the 2022 Class of the Montana Pro Football Hall of Fame. His journey and story can be found on the Montana Sport Network and also MT Pro Football Hall of Fame. He will be sharing his journey from the reservation to the NFL and beyond.

Robert is one of our Headlining Speakers for 2023. As such, he will be sharing a few words with those who attend (NOT HIS TEDx TALK) and we will have a Theater Style Viewing of his favorite TED Talk.

Nick Bravo

Nick Bravo is an American Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Recording Artist, Director, Actor and Motivational Speaker. He expresses his faith through music and poetry. He is a multifaceted performer and has been doing music for over 15 years. His desire is to inspire, communicate truth and bring hope to any and all who will listen is manifesting in more opportunities in 2023 than ever before.

Nick will be performing at this event.

TEDxBillings Salon events are a place to network, share ideas and collaborate with our speakers, the TEDx Executive Team, and other members of the Billings community. We look forward to having you join us to share ideas! In 2023, Our TEDxBillingsSalon Events will feature a speaker and an entertainer! Each speaker will share a few words with the crowd and will also choose their favorite TED talk which we will all watch as a group. The entertainer will give a LIVE performance that is completely different than the one they will perform at our Main Event! Come join us for all the fun!
Tickets #’s are limited + $40/TICKET (Dinner, Desert + 2 Drink tickets included)

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May 25th, 2023