DAN CLARK is CEO of a multi-million dollar corporation, an internationally recognized Speaker, Songwriter/ Recording Artist and New York Times Best Selling Author. Dan is the primary contributing author to the "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series and author of twenty of his own books, including the highly acclaimed, "Forgotten Fundamentals" and the inspirational "Puppies for Sale" which was made into a film at Paramount Studios starring Jack Lemmon. As a master storyteller, Dan has been published in more than 30 million books in 30 languages worldwide!
Dan's speaking career began when he fought his way back from a paralyzing injury that cut short his football career. Since then, Dan has been the keynote speaker at the United Nations World Congress and has conducted UN leadership training in Europe, Asia and throughout the former Soviet Union. He has flown in fighter jets twice the speed of sound, raced automobiles in Germany, carried the Olympic Torch in the 2002 Winter Games and has spoken for over half of the Fortune 500 companies, NASA, Super Bowl champions, Mayo Clinic, Million Dollar Round Table and to our combat troops in Iraq and Afghanistan.
In the last 25 years, Dan has spoken to over 4,000 audiences, to more than 3½ million people, in all 50 states and 35 countries. In 2005 Dan was inducted into the National Speakers Association Hall of Fame!
In addition to speaking and writing, Dan serves on the International Board of Governors of Operation Smile and on the National Advisory Board for OK Kids Charities.