Dave Lakhani

Founder, Bold Approach

Dave Lakhani is one of the nation’s most recognizable experts on applied persuasion, human influence, and business growth strategies for entrepreneurial companies. He is an award winning author and speaker who has spoken to more than 3 million people in 126 countries around the world over the past decade. Dave is also a successful Entrepreneur whose companies have made the Inc. 500 list and won many other prestigious awards. Dave has started or partnered and funded, grown, and sold more than a dozen companies in the past 20 years.

Dave’s background in persuasion is unique. He was raised in a cult from the time he was six until sixteen years of age when he escaped and began studying persuasion— that study continues today. He teaches businesses how to leverage psychological and biological responses to applications of persuasion to rapidly increase sales, make marketing profitable, change behavior and develop deeper relationships.