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Get ready for your Global Leadership Retreat in Los Cabos, Mexico. As it is known for its beaches, scuba diving locations, balnearios (spas), the sea arch El Arco de Cabo San Lucas. Paradisus Los Cabos is situated on a private crescent cove beach, which is one of the only swim beaches within the area. Paradisus Los Cabos is an extravagant, all-inclusive resort surrounded by lush gardens and exquisite touches. Paradisus in San Jose is Village full of culture with picturesque corners with craftsmen, painters, and musicians. On 18.5 acres with Lush Gardens, Luxury Suites, 7 restaurants, and 4 pools.

Event Details

Event Date: January 24-26, 2020

Who Can Attend: Members and Affiliates

Paradisus Los Cabos
Carretera Transpeninsular Km 19.5
San José del Cabo, Baja California Sur 
San José del Cabo
Tel (52) 624 144 0000

Hola queridos Hermanos y Hermanas de GIN!

Vamos a MEXICO!

Before we all pack our bags, there are a few things that we would like to get squared away.

Please email Support if any of the following apply:

  • Are you taking the Level V Test?
  • Are you attending Level VI Training? Are you a new trainee or a veteran Member revisiting the training?
  • Are you attending Level VII Phase 1 Training? New or veteran?
  • Are you attending Level VII Phase 2 Training? New or veteran?
  • Are you willing to volunteer during the event with posts such as monitoring doors, paper distribution, etc? Volunteers will be able to secure a seat of their choice before the doors open.
  • Do you have any dietary restrictions or allergies? Please note if you require gluten free, vegan, etc.

Airport Transfers

If you would like to book ground transportation to and from the airport please contact Josaban Ruiz, the Operations Manager at Stunning Events in Los Cabos at operations

Please send via email the following information:

  • All passengers' full names
  • Arrival and departure flight information
    • Dates of travel
    • Airline(s)
    • Flight numbers
  • Mention that you are a GIN Guest

Once you have paid for your transfers, Stunning Events will provide you a confirmation and airport instructions so that you will know exactly where to meet your driver.

If you prefer public transportation, there are also taxis and buses available at SJD Airport upon arrival. GIN does not have any details about these means of transportation. It is approximately 25 minutes from the airport to Paradisus Los Cabos.


To book some fun activities during your stay, please visit some of the offered excursions in the brochure below and book directly with Josaban Ruiz, the Operations Manager at Stunning Events in Los Cabos at operations

Los Cabos Activities


For all sessions, full business or smart resort wear (pants and collared shirts, dresses or skirts) are appropriate.


White Hot Welcome Reception Honoring New Members and First-time Attendees

Come one, come all as we kick off the weekend late Friday afternoon with a high-energy fiesta by the beachfront! Wear your best white linens, white flowing dresses and hats if you will, but join us as we give a WHITE HOT WELCOME to our newest GIN Brothers and Sisters while enjoying some refreshments and shaking it to the music! White Hot apparel is welcome in Friday's General Session. Exact location and time to follow.

Saturday Red Carpet and GIN's "Fiesta Like There's No Manana" Dinner & Disco

Taco 'bout a great party! Saturday evening we will all walk the Red Carpet and pose for the camera, eat our GIN Dinner as a family, be enlightened by Earlene Vining and the Lighthouse Women of GIN and then dance the night away! Wear your favorite dressy Mexican garb...bright colors, sombreros, flower crowns, linens and embroidery are all perfect! Grow out your mustache if you will! Don't have anything Cabo-esque? No worries. Get all fancied up and dress your best! More is more on this night of love, light, laughter and LIVING IT UP!

Breakout Sessions

Upper-Level Member Meetings - Fri, Jan 24, 9am-12pm

Friday's breakout sessions for upper-Level Leaders in GIN will now be one super-sized session! Friday morning 9am-12pm join us if you are a Founder, Visionary, Inner Circle, current Platinum, Sanctioned Speaker/PSP, Level VI or Candidate, Level VII or Candidate, or Club 712 Ambassador.

Sifu Stephane Patenaude - Fri, Jan 24, 4-5pm
New Members and First-timer

Friday afternoon before the White Hot Welcome Reception, New Members  and First-timers please join us for YOUR very Special Training session with the innovative and motivational Sifu Stephane Patenaude. Learn what to expect and how to maximize your weekend experience as well as your personal GIN Journey. All Members are welcome to join and help spread the love to our newest Family Members! Time and location to follow.

Bryan Dodge - Sat, Jan 25, 2-3:30pm

Saturday afternoon please help us welcome Bryan Dodge from 2-3:30 PM as he shares nuggets that will undoubtedly improve your relationships and balance between work, love, social and family life. 

Beachfront Sunrise Wellness Session

Join Sifu Stephane at the beach as the sun rises Saturday morning. All ages and fitness levels are welcome! Dress comfortably and come with a grateful mind because this positive wellness session and the view are something like you have NEVER experienced.

YHI Spa Services

Book YHI Spa appointments with your 20% GIN discount by contacting Estela Franco de la Cruz at estela.franco

Cabo Real Golf Course

For tee times contact Erik Hernandez at Cabo Real Golf Course ehernandez

Make sure to mention that you are guests at Paradisus.

Official Agenda is coming to your email this week!

With Love & Light,
GIN Support Team



We look forward to seeing you in Paradisus Los Cabos!

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Time Description Location
8:00am- 9:00am            Level VII Phase 1 and 2 Registration Foyer Desierto / Mar - updated
8:30am-6:00pm Level VII Phase 2 Training Mar - updated
9:00am-6:00pm Level VII Phase 1 Training Desierto - updated
10:00am Level VI Registration Fuego - updated
10:30am-8:00pm Level VI Training Fuego - updated

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

Time Description Location
7:30am Level V Exam Registration Gastro Bar - updated
8:00am-4:00pm Level V Exam Gastro Bar - updated
8:30am-4:30pm Level VI Training Fuego - updated
8:30am-6:00 pm Level VII Phase 2 Training and Pin Presentation Mar - updated
9:00am-6:00 pm Level VII Phase 1 Training and Pin Presentation Desierto - updated
4:30pm Level VI Induction Fuego - updated
4:45pm Level V Induction Fuego - updated
8:30pm-10:30pm VIP Reception
All Level VII & Candidates, Level VI & Candidates, Inner Circle, current Platinums, Founders and Club 712 Ambassadors are invited to celebrate with their fellow Leaders.
Skybar - updated

Friday, January 24th, 2020

Time Description Location

Leadership Training: Level VII Members & Candidates, Level VI Members & Candidates, Inner Circle, Platinums, Founders, Club 712 and PSP/Sanctioned Speakers

Gran Baja Ballroom
11:00am-12:30pm Level VII Members & Candidates Club 712 Ambassadors Meeting Gran Baja Ballroom
12:30pm Speaker Meeting Gran Baja Ballroom
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Translation Pickup Foyer Desierto
3:00pm-8:00pm General Registration Foyer Desierto
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Breakout Session - New Members and First-timers Special Training
with Sifu Stephane Patenaude
Gran Baja Ballroom
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM White Hot, Welcome Reception, Honoring New Members
and Attendees
Ocean Terrace - updated
7:00pm General Session - Doors Open  
7:30pm-11:00pm General Session Gran Baja Ballroom

Saturday, January 25th, 2020

Time Description Location
7:00am- 8:00am Patenaude Sunrise Wellness Session


Gabi Beach
8:30am General Session Doors Open Foyer Desierto
9:00am-12:00pm General Session Gran Baja Ballroom
6:00pm Red Carpet Opens With GIN’s very own Paparazzi  
6:00pm - 11:00pm Photobooth Foyer Desierto
7:00pm Banquet Doors Open- Dinner Gran Baja Ballroom

GIN’s Lighthouse Women illuminate the stage! Hosted by GIN’s beam of light and original mentor Earlene Vining.

Gran Baja Ballroom
9:55pm Group Photo Gran Baja Ballroom
10:15pm-12:00am Dance Party Gran Baja Ballroom

Sunday, January 26th, 2020

Time Description Location
8:30am General Session Doors Open Gran Baja Ballroom
9:00am-1:00pm General Session Gran Baja Ballroom
12pm-1pm Translation Equipment Return  

*Dates, Times, and locations are subject to change.
** Guests must be accompanied by a registered GIN Member.


Sitting alongside a stunning beach with amazing views of the Sea of Cortés, the Paradisus Los Cabos is a recently-renovated, luxury all-inclusive resort. Set on 18.5 acres of land and located in Los Cabos, Paradisus Los Cabos offers world-class facilities, including the adults-only Royal Service with personalized Butler Service, Family Concierge; a unique vacation experience catering to the needs of our smallest guests, YHI Spa, Life Enriching Experience program, and flexible and modern meeting facilities equipped with the latest technology.

This amazing resort is only 25 minutes from the airport, is walkable to the Cabo Real golf course, and has one of the only safe and swimmable beaches in Cabo!
We have worked out a very special deal with the hotel, so that GIN Members will secure their reservation now with no deposit required.  The provided card will not be charged until 7 days prior to your check in. Sign up now and pay later.

For GIN guests, we have secured several room types from which you may choose. We negotiated exclusive rates on Garden View Junior Suites, which are family friendly and can accommodate up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

On the Adults only Royal Service side we have Ocean View Suites, Ocean Front Suites, or a really unique Swim up suite, where you are able to enter the pool right from the back terrace of your room! All Royal Service suites include Butler Service and private lounges, restaurants, pools and beach areas.

No matter which beautiful room you choose, it is oversized and includes a flat screen tv, laptop sized safe, a fully stocked mini bar, iron and of course a balcony or terrace.
There are 7 restaurants on site offering all day dining, including the Gastro Bar, which is an 8 Michelin star dining experience.

Take advantage of the Family Concierge; dedicated concierge driven vacation experience for families, offering kids friendly services and amenities.
Enjoy a fully equipped gym and 4 pools.

Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the resort.

GIN Members receive 20% off of all services at YHI Spa.

While you get your massage in the spa, sign the kids up for the Kids Zone, which offers supervised entertainment and activities for the little ones. Everyone wins.

Get registered right away for your gorgeous winter escape with your GIN Brothers and Sisters. Buy your ticket and book your room with a few simple clicks!

New Members that joined in August, don’t forget your entrance ticket for this event is FREE! Welcome to the family and be sure to secure your room at Paradisus Los Cabos.

REMINDER: All reservations will be secured with the credit card provided. No deposit will be taken at the time of booking. All charges will be billed in full 7 days prior to guest check-in at Paradisus Los Cabos. Be sure booking is made through the private GIN link to be recognized as part of the GIN group.

GIN rates are available Friday, January 17- Wednesday, January 29th, 2020. For reservations that extend before or after the GIN dates please contact Diana Llamas Alvarez at As always, GIN Member Services is here to help! Email with questions or comments.

Paradisus Junior Suite Garden View

Max 3 adults per room. 4th occupant children only. Prices in USD per person, per night.
Single $389, Double $209, Triple $186, Children age 5-12 $90

These fabulous rooms have stunning views of the beautiful gardens of Paradisus Los Cabos. All guestrooms feature a private terrace. Each room measures 40m2(435 square feet) and is fully equipped with two double beds or a king size bed and a sofa. Cribs available upon request.

Royal Service Ocean View Suite

Adults only. Max 2 adults per suite. Prices in USD per person, per night.
Single $471, Double $269

A corner of Paradise from which to enjoy views of the shimmering ocean from your private terrace. Large (40m2 - 435 square feet) and luxurious Suites with a private terrace and access to all of the adults-only privileges and private spaces of the Royal Service, as well as your own private butler to attend to all of your needs.

Royal Service Ocean Front Suite

Adults only. Max 2 adults per suite. Prices in USD per person, per night.
Single $558, Double $319

Savor the sound of the rippling waves and the breeze from the Sea of Cortez on your face as you relax on the private terrace of our magnificent and spacious (40m2 - 435 square feet) Ocean View Suites. The Suites also provide access to all of the sensational adults-only privileges and private areas of the Royal Service, as well as a private butler attentive at all times to all of your needs.

Royal Service Swim up Suite

Adults only. Max 2 adults per suite. Prices in USD per person, per night.
Single $541, Double $309

Enjoy a drink on your private deck before taking a dip in your pool. Our Royal Service Swim Up Suites are the epitome of luxury. Spacious (40m2 - 435 square feet) and extraordinarily comfortable Suites that also allow guests to enjoy all of the amazing Royal Service adults-only experiences and private areas, including a personal butler forever on call to help you with anything you need. Enjoy your hydromassage bathtub in your down time.

Event Details

Event Date:
January 24-26, 2020

Who Can Attend:
Members and Affiliates

Paradisus Los Cabos
Carretera Transpeninsular Km 19.5
San José del Cabo, Baja California Sur 
San José del Cabo
Tel (52) 624 144 0000


Member Only Pricing - Early Bird Pricing

$427 Per Person
$854 For 2 Attendees