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If you’re looking for an extraordinary speaker on the topic of resilience and motivation, you just found him.


Dan’s reputation as a speaker is built on his ability to inspire change and explore tough topics with incredible vulnerability, honesty and humor. His message is deeply relatable, easily applicable, and transformative.

He is a thought-leader and storyteller with the rare capability to not only inspire your audience to change, but also teach them how – with actionable strategies they can use right away.

Whether you’re looking for a speaker to motivate and inspire 10,000 sales consultants in a stadium, an auditorium full of tomorrow’s leaders, or an opening keynote speaker to kick off your event with high energy, emotion and purpose, Dan “Nitro” Clark is your answer!

Tedx Talk

After suffering a near fatal heart attack, author and former professional athlete, Dan Clark dedicated the next few years to re-examining and exploring what makes a life worth living. In this humorous, deeply moving, and potentially life-changing talk, he challenges our tendencies to chase gratification over gratitude, achievement over fulfillment, and shares what he discovered is the most important thing in life.

“We can’t thank Dan enough for speaking at this year’s health summit. Fran Drescher & I were so thrilled to have him speak and his presentation was a highlight of our event."

Susan Holland
Executive Director, Cancer Schmancer

"Dan is a brilliant speaker who brought an amazing level of energy and inspiration to the Overcome Tour event! His truly captivating story of overcoming adversity personally touched me as well as all those in attendance. Dan was clearly the hit of the evening!"

Will Scoville Director
Overcome Tour

"Dan Clark is one of the MOST passionate motivational speakers I have ever had the privilege to witness. His words on overcoming adversities are intensely and deeply penetrating. I was absolutely riveted to his every word within moments of him taking the stage."

Tanya McMeans
iHeart Radio

Speaking Topics


Dan Clark was expected to die. Now he teaches others how to truly live.
After suffering a near-fatal heart attack, bestselling author and former professional athlete Dan Clark dedicated the next few years to re-examining and researching everything he could find about what makes a life worth living.

In this deeply moving and potentially life-changing keynote based on Dan’s Tedx Talk, he challenges our tendencies to chase gratification over gratitude, achievement over fulfillment, and shares what he discovered is the most important thing in life.

Hailed by audiences as transformational, riveting, life-changing and extraordinary, Dan’s message of courage, compassion and perseverance resonates with audiences long after the event finishes.


How One Person and One Action Can Change the World

Most people think one person can’t make a difference in the world. In this keynote Dan shows how each person has the ability to make a tremendous impact. (Great for colleges, corporations, small businesses)

Through storytelling, case studies and hilarious personal stories that will amaze and entertain you, Dan proves how every action you take matters, and how each person has the ability to change the world one positive human interaction at a time.

Dan’s research in the field of positive psychology brings to light how small shifts in our behaviors and mindset can cause a ripple effect of positive actions in our lives, careers and organizations.

In this unforgettable audience experience, participants walk away feeling empowered, inspired and equipped with clear tools they can use to become agents of change.


Master Adversity, Triumph Through Change, Live with Heart

Lying in the hospital the day after his heart attack, Dan, a life long optimist, uttered four words he thought he’d never say. “I want to die.”

In this motivational experience, Dan shares his personal journey from absolute loss, to hope and courage, and finally to success and life beyond anything he could have imagined.

Dan uses the latest in positive psychology, neurological research and captivating storytelling, to teach your audience the key elements to master adversity, triumph through change and live with purpose.

If your organization is ready to overcome challenges and celebrate the gifts of today and the possibility of tomorrow, this presentation, fueled by Dan’s irrepressible energy and indomitable passion for life, will leave the audiences deeply inspired, empowered and equipped to tackle their professional and personal dreams.

"Dan is a powerful speaker. His message transcends business, inspires employees and leaders to do more and be more, and literally changes lives. I can’t recommend him enough!"

Matt Paulson
CEO Hylete Clothing