IDEA is proud to announce Dan Clark, Best Selling Author and Award-Winning Athlete, as the keynote speaker of the IDEA E-Biz Forum 2010. Named one of the top 10 speakers in the world, Clark’s resume highlights include: CEO of a multi-million dollar corporation, athlete, entertainer and New York Times Best Selling Author. Clark is the primary contributing author to the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” series and numerous other best selling books. Clark will close the event on September 22nd.
Dan Clark is an internationally recognized professional speaker, certified trainer, New York Times best selling author, songwriter/artist and CEO of Clark Success Systems – a multi-million dollar speaking, publishing, sports performance and business-consulting firm.
Clark is the primary contributing editor to the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” series and author of twenty of his own best selling books on leadership, business management, poetry, humor, public speaking and personal development including “Forgotten Fundamentals”. Clark’s world famous story “Puppies for Sale” was made into an award-winning film starring Jack Lemmon. As a master storyteller, he has been published in over 30 million books in 30 languages worldwide.
The Speaker, Trainer and Leader
Clark was sponsored by Zig Ziglar into the National Speakers Association in 1982, and has since appeared on 500 television and radio programs including Oprah and Glenn Beck and as the cover story in Millionaire Magazine. In 1999, Achievers North America and Achievers Europe named Clark one the Top Ten Speakers in the World, and in 2005, he was inducted into the National Speakers Hall of Fame. Clark has been the keynote speaker at the United Nations World Congress in Hamburg, Germany, and has conducted UN leadership training in Europe, Asia and the former Soviet Union. In addition, he has inspired and entertained our combat troops in the Middle East, speaking 23 times on 12 bases and on the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier.
Clark was a Golden Gloves boxing champion at 17, Moto-X racing champ, Alpine ski racing champ, All-State baseball pitcher and Sunkist All-American football player at 18 and projected as a National Football League #1 draft choice at 22.
To give back, Clark serves on the International Board of Governors of Operation Smile and on the National Advisory Board for OK Kids Charities. Learn more about Clark at www.danclarkspeak.com.