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Kevin Daum is an award-winning and bestselling author of 5 books, including ROAR! Get Heard in the Sales and Marketing Jungle and Video Marketing for Dummies. He is a marketer, speaker, columnist for Inc Magazine Online and Contributing Editor at the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO). He is also the Host and Executive Producer for the YPO 10 Minute Tips from the Top Podcast Series. As an Inc. 500 entrepreneur, his sales and marketing techniques resulted in more than $1 billion in sales. Drawing on his background in theatre and business, Kevin is a compelling speaker who has engaged and inspired audiences around the globe.
Kevin is a graduate of the MIT Entrepreneurial Masters program and has received the Global Learning Award 3 times from the Entrepreneur’s Organization, where he held several board positions. Kevin has designed, produced, and led award-winning executive training programs and events for C-level executives and entrepreneurs on four continents. He is also a former Executive Producer of the AMILYA! show on 77WABC-NY. Previously, Kevin was named one of the 40 people to watch under 40 in San Francisco by the Business Times and in 2006 was named Distinguished Alum of the Year by his alma mater, Humboldt State University.
With Google as her best friend, Van Van believes she can do anything. Van taught herself to code, build websites, edit video, produce radio shows and podcasts, all thanks to the Internet. As a Marketing Strategist, she has helped numerous clients pursue their Awesome Experiences through compelling messaging, intentional marketing, and memorable delivery in 4 content formats: Audio, Video, Text, and Live. She is currently the Executive Producer for YPO 10 Minute Tips from the Top Podcast Series. Prior to this, she was the Digital Producer for the Amilya! Show on 77WABC-NY.
Van holds the highest admiration for Jim Collins, who taught her that “greatness is first and foremost a matter of conscious choice and discipline. For without discipline, there will be no chance to do creative work” (Great by Choice, 2011). Fanatic discipline is what Van strives for and helps her client achieve with their marketing.
Van is a graduate of the University of California at Davis with dual bachelor degrees in Communication and Economics.
David Salazar is a media producer who has worked as a top columnist for Latin Post where he has interviewed a plethora of Oscar nominees, Golden Globe winners and Grammy award winners including Placido Domingo, Guillermo del Toro, Oscar Isaac and John Leguizamo. As a huge soccer fan, he was also estatic about being able to develop and produce a podcast and web series centering on the 2014 World Cup.When he is not writing, David is actively creating video content. He has produced, directed and written a number of short films that have been exhibited at numerous film festivals around the US. He also edited the award-winning documentaries “Buffalo Nation: The Children Are Crying” and “The Life and Art of Matt Sesow.”David, a Colombian-American, is trilingual and holds a Masters in Media Management from Fordham University and a dual bachelor’s from Hofstra University in Film Production and Journalism.
He is also a violinist that welcomes any discussion on the world of classical music and, especially, opera.
Francisco Salazar loves creating media and has done so as a writer, producer, director and social media strategist. He is a top columnist for Latin Post where he has interviewed award-winning directors and actors including Antonio Banderas, Edgar Ramirez and Benedict Cumberbatch.
He produced the pilot episodes for YPO 10 Minute Tips from the Top and the web series Reel Salazars for Latin Post. Francisco’s passions have led him to work as a social media strategist and marketing for numerous companies, including the North Shore Symphony Orchestra and the NY Cosmos. Francisco is also a film producer and director and has had his work shown in multiple film festivals around the U.S.
Aside from his work in media Francisco is a cellist and an avid opera enthusiast.
Born of Colombian descent, Francisco is bilingual and holds a Masters in Media Management from the New School and a Bachelor’s in Film Production and Italian studies from Hofstra University.