Playa Viva - Juluchuca, Guerrero, 40834, Mexico

Use Your Powers For Good

Heed Your Call & Heal the World

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April 22-26, 2016

Have a rejuvenating 4-day educational vacation at the magical off grid eco-resort, Playa Viva, on the Pacific Coast of Mexico. At this retreat you will be immersed in restorative practices and learn about powerful tools that will help you live from your purpose, passion and heart in a way that will allow you to have both abundance and happiness in your life..

Led by:

  • David Howitt, founder & CEO of the Meriwether Group and author of the best selling book Heed Your Call. Using Heed Your Call's "11 Tools for Transformation", David will reveal transformative tools that bridge business, spirituality, mythology and science. He will help you answer the call that's been ringing from within you, so you can set out on your unique journey and to become the hero of your own life story.
  • John Perkins, founder of Dream Change and NY Times best selling author of Confessions of an Economic Hit Man. John will share his knowledge from decades of working with global leaders in multinational corporations and governments, and indigenous shamans he studied with all over the world since 1968.
  • Samantha Thomas, executive director of Dream Change and creator of The Love Summit business conference. Samantha will lead you in gentle yoga practices and guide you in practical plans for going back to your community re-creating what you learn in the workshop.
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During this workshop you will:

•• Learn what it means to "heed your call".
• Learn how to heed your call via David Howitt's "11 Tools for Transformation".
• Participate in traditional indigenous fire ceremonies.
• Elevate your consciousness with shamanic shapeshifting and meditation.
• Hear fascinating stories and engage in informative discussions.
• Unify your mind, body and spirit with daily yoga.
• Discover how to turn your passion into action.
• Enjoy fresh, local, organic meals.

During your spare time, experience life Playa Viva style (additional charges may apply for some activities):

  • Explore miles of pristine ocean.
  • Go hiking, kayaking and horseback riding along the beach.
  • Go deep-sea fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling and surfing.
  • See the turtle sanctuary and take park in the release of baby sea turtles.
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How to book:

Limited space available. Retreat reservations include all meals, taxes, and ground transportation between Zihuatanejo-Ixtapa International airport (ZIH) and Playa Viva.

Double occupancy: $1700
Single occupancy: $2184 (only 2 spots left)

To make your reservation, click on this link which will take you to the  Brown Paper Tickets registration page for this event.

Bios of Retreat Leaders:

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David M. Howitt, founder and CEO of Meriwether Group and author of "Heed Your Call" is an inspiring thought leader and accomplished entrepreneur with over twenty years of experience providing financial, strategic, and brand counsel to early stage, and Fortune 100 companies. He has the unique ability to integrate vision and growth strategies with mission and purpose, and has provided guidance to Oregon Chai, Stumptown Coffee, Pendleton, adidas, Voodoo Doughnut, Salomon, yogitoes, Klim, Bloch, Dave's Killer Bread, ABC Carpet & Home, Living Harvest, and many others.

David has achieved success by following the principles outlined in his book; he affirms that by embracing the Power of And, where we unite artistry And analytics, and integrate intuition with intellect, that we positively affect the way we live and the world around us. For more information please visit

John Perkins was Chief Economist at a major international consulting firm. He advised the World Bank, United Nations, IMF, U.S. Treasury Department, Fortune 500 corporations, and countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. He worked directly with heads of state and CEOs of major companies. His books on economics and geo-politics have sold more than 1 million copies, spent many months on the New York Times and other bestseller lists, and are published in over 30 languages.

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Samantha Thomas began working for DreamChange in August 2012. Previously she worked in the Green Fashion Industry in New York City as an event facilitator and model. Samantha has worked in several fields in the realm of sustainable business including natural health and healing, event planning, and communications. She holds a Bachelors of Science in Sustainable Living and Business, and is a Global Shaper of the World Economic Forum. Samantha is also a certified Yoga Instructor (RYT-200), holds a Permaculture Design Certification, and has received training in Business Leadership from The Institute for the Advancement of Human Behavior.


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