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David Meltzer

David Meltzer

One part (innovative) CEO, one part (kick-ass) author, one part (zen) speaker, all parts (devoted) humanitarian.  


David Meltzer is a versatile entrepreneur, who focuses on radical humility and sharing his blueprint for driving personal and professional success.

He has a relentless drive to promote a positive community by empowering others to empower others to be happy. 


He’s selfless to a fault…the King of Thank You. His content reinforces core philosophies on gratitude, empathy, and accountability – the foundation for highly effective communication. David’s electric personality rubs off onto everyone he comes across, whether it’s a sold-out stadium or his chart-topping podcasts. 


Find out why Entrepreneur and Forbes Magazine label him as one of the most dynamic speakers to walk this earth. Learn why going the extra mile is often lonely, yet the most fulfilling.  


Career Highlights


David is currently the CEO of Sports 1 Marketing, a global marketing agency, which was voted by its peers as the Advertising & Entertainment Advisory Firm of The Year (US) by the ACQ5 Global Awards and won Best Mobile App/Website in Sports from the International Business Awards. 


He is a former CEO of the world’s most notable sports agency, Leigh Steinberg Sports and Entertainment, and has a background in technology, having served as CEO of Samsung’s first smartphone division.


David has been named a Top Keynote Speaker by Forbes and Entrepreneur, speaking at events across the world including Propelify Innovation Festival, New York Small Business Expo, Rose Bowl Speaker Series, Junior Achievement Global Leadership Conference, and CES 2018, among many others.


Davis has been honored for his philanthropic work as Variety Magazine’s “Sports Humanitarian of the Year” and is also a recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor. 


He is the international #1 best-selling author and national best-selling author of Compassionate Capitalism and Connected To Goodness. 


Recent Accomplishments


David is the Executive Producer and host judge of Entrepreneur Media's newest original show, Elevator Pitch, which has over 21 million views and is the #1 digital business show.


His newly released podcast, The Playbook, debuted as a Top Five business podcast on iTunes and now airs on regional sports networks in more than 80 million homes.


David was named Chairman of The Unstoppable Foundation, which uses education to empower those in need around the world.


His newest book, Compassionate Capitalism, has hit #1 in five different countries so far and was the fastest selling book on Amazon in its Business Leadership category.

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