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A/V Preferences
To ensure James’ presentation at your event is a success, we require the following:

· LCD projector for PowerPoint Presentation

· Screen

· Lavaliere, lapel or headset microphone

· A wireless remote to advance the videos/PowerPoint slides

Suggested Introduction

James Whittaker is an international bestselling author, speaker and entrepreneur. He has interviewed more than 100 of the world’s leading athletes, entrepreneurs and business leaders to unlock their secrets to success. James is co-executive producer of multimillion dollar film Think and Grow Rich: The Legacy and author of the official book accompaniment. His mission is to share the success habits of high performers to give people of all backgrounds the tools to take ownership of their financial, physical and mental health. Please welcome James Whittaker.

Biography

James Whittaker enjoyed a successful 10-year career in financial planning, before starting his own entrepreneurial journey. Today, James draws on his diverse experience to help people reach their potential in all areas of their lives.

James has been featured in publications around the world—including Entrepreneur, Money Magazine and The Sydney Morning Herald—appeared on 80+ podcast and radio shows, and spoken to audiences of 2,000+ people.

He is author of bestselling personal finance and motivation book The Beginner’s Guide to Wealth, named book of the month by Money magazine for March 2010. His second book Think and Grow Rich: The Legacy was released in 2018 as the official companion to the multimillion dollar film based on Napoleon Hill’s timeless classic. James is also a proud co-executive producer of the film.

Obsessed with what separates ordinary people from extraordinary achievers, James has interviewed more than 100 of the world’s most revered entrepreneurs, business icons and athletes to unlock their secrets to success, including venture capitalist and television personality Barbara Corcoran, property and sales expert Grant Cardone, and skateboarder turned business mogul Rob Dyrdek.

With a diverse entrepreneurial background, James has launched successful companies and products across a range of industries including health/fitness, film, activewear, social media and publishing. He is in demand internationally as a keynote speaker and is a frequent guest in media and on podcast shows. 

James’ tertiary qualifications include a Bachelor of Arts (majoring in English & Writing), a Bachelor of Business Management (majoring in Marketing & Real Estate), and an Advanced Diploma of Financial Services. He also completed an MBA at Hult International Business School in Boston, Massachusetts, and during this time he was the principal organizer, MC and mentor for numerous high-profile entrepreneurship events.

Aside from business interests, James enjoys writing, reading, travelling, surfing, snow skiing and keeping fit/healthy.

He is most passionate about helping people take ownership of their financial, physical and mental health.