Tue, Jun 14|
Allegiance to the Flag
Featuring tennis star Johan Kriek, Joe Flynn- entrepreneur & youngest brother of Lt Gen(R) Michael T, and Patrick Byrne-founder of Overstock.
Time & Location
Jun 14, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Pompano Beach, 1103 N Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, FL 33062, USA
About The Event
Our speakers, Johan Kriek, Joe Flynn and Patrick Byrne, are patriots who understand the importance of the Pledge of Allegiance and the responsibility American citizens have once they take the pledge. They will discuss their involvement and contributions to our common cause: Saving America.
Johan Kriek is a proud naturalized American citizen. He was born in Pongola, South Africa and became a U.S. citizen in 1982.
Kriek has reached the quarterfinals or better in all four Grand Slams, winning the Australian Open titles in 1981 and 1982. He was twice the quarterfinalist and once the semi-finalist at the US Open, reached the semi-finals at the French Open, the quarterfinals of Wimbledon and after winning the Australian Open twice he also reached another semi-final at the Australian Open. Kriek has reached the quarterfinals in four consecutive Masters tournaments from January 1983 to January 1986. He also qualified for the WCT Masters tournament in Dallas, TX four years in the row reaching the final once.
He has won 14 professional singles and 8 doubles titles, reaching an all-time high ranking of number 7 in singles and number 12 in doubles in the world. Kriek’s most memorable wins include victories over Andre Agassi, Guillermo Vilas, Stefan Edberg, Jimmy Connors, John McEnroe, and Bjorn Borg. From 1993 to 2000 Kriek played on the Champions Senior Tour with Connors, Borg, McEnroe and others reaching the number 1 senior tour world ranking in both singles and doubles. Kriek and his doubles partner Kevin Curren have won the Wimbledon Senior Doubles title four times in a row from 2003-2006.
His experience watching his country of birth fall into disarray, as well as his love for truth and freedom, make him a compelling speaker, who reaches the hearts of his audience. A fighter and a patriot, he works tirelessly to defend his adopted country and the values which bring us together.
Mr. Joseph J. Flynn is a serial Healthcare IT entrepreneur and Patriotic American Citizen. He is also the youngest of Lt Gen (R) Michael T. Flynn’s 8 siblings.
Mr. Flynn is the President of the America Project (TAP), a Florida based 501 C4 Not for Profit Organization he co-founded along with his brother LT Gen (R) Michael T Flynn and Dr. Patrick M. Byrne. TAP supports individuals and organizations that are Pro Freedom, Pro Constitution and Pro Judeo-Christian Values by providing funding, training, public relations and administrative support.
For the previous 20 years, Mr. Flynn served as founder and CEO of two Southern California based successful Healthcare IT Services startups. One of those companies, Auxilio (AUXO) he brought from zero revenue to a NYSE listing in Jan of 2017. The second Vereco, Inc., he successfully sold to a NY based private equity group in November of 2018. Mr. Flynn also currently serves on the Board of two technology start-ups. Prior to his healthcare IT career, he spent 10 years in the International Exhibition Industry where he managed and acquired numerous large technology trade shows particularly in Latin America and Spain where he lived for 5 years. Mr. Flynn is a 1987 graduate of the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC with a BA in International Relations. He is fluent in Spanish and has working knowledge of Portuguese and French. After 21 years in Orange County, CA, Mr. Flynn and his wife of 29 years, Valerie recently relocated to Sarasota County, FL. The couple has two adult daughters.
Patrick Michael Byrne is an American businessman. In 1999, Byrne launched Overstock .com after leading two smaller companies. Byrne led Overstock as CEO for two decades, from 1999 to 2019. In 2002, Byrne took Overstock public. Early in his tenure he attracted public attention for a long-running legal battle against short sellers and "naked short selling".
Byrne then emerged as a leading figure in promoting the Deep State AKA "Swamp" theory. He has toured the United States in order to provide educational material on various conservative subjects, and has also been noted for his conservative views on public education.