Anthony Robbins’ Biography: For more than a quarter of a century, Anthony Robbins has served as an advisor to leaders around the world. A recognized authority on the psychology of leadership, negotiations, organizational turnaround, and peak performance, he has been honored for his strategic intellect and humanitarian endeavors.
His non-profit Anthony Robbins Foundation provides assistance to the homeless, elderly and inner-city youth, and feeds more than one million people in nine countries every year through its international holiday “Basket Brigade.” Robbins has directly impacted the lives of nearly 50 million people from 80 countries with his best-selling books and audiotape products, public speaking engagements, and live appearances.
What began as a commitment to helping individuals transform the quality of their lives has grown as Robbins is called upon by leaders from every walk of life—presidents, political leaders, advocates for humanity, CEOs of multinational corporations, psychologists, peak performance athletes, world-class entertainers, teachers, and parents.
Since fathering the life coaching industry more than 25 years ago, Robbins has produced the #1 audio coaching system of all time. He also is an international best-selling author, award-winning speaker, Chairman overseeing five private companies and Vice Chairman of two companies.
Robbins has been honored by Accenture as one of the “Top 50 Business Intellectuals in the World,” by American Express as one of the top six business leaders in the world to coach their entrepreneurial clients, by Justice Byron White as one of the world's “Outstanding Humanitarians,” and by the International Chamber of Commerce as one of the top ten “Outstanding People of World.”
Successful Entrepreneur & Honored Business Strategist
A successful entrepreneur, Robbins serves as Chairman of five private companies and Vice Chairman of two companies, including one public company, that together generate nearly half of $1 billion in revenue per year.
While diverse in characterization, all seven plus their five holding companies are geared toward Robbins' creed of improving the quality of life for people around the world. From Namale Resort & Spa, the award-winning, 300-acre tropical paradise in the Fiji Islands , to Twinlab Corporation, the highest-rated nutraceutical company honored in 2003 with the Consumer Satisfaction Award as Top Rated Retail Brand by Consumerlab.com, an independent testing group.
From Rebus Publishing, a 25-year-old consumer health and science publisher that has built an outstanding reputation for expertise in the areas of health, fitness and nutrition through its association with Johns Hopkins University and UC Berkeley to Discovery Toys, one of North America's leading direct sellers of educational toys, books and software, utilizing approximately 30,000 educational consultants from the U.S. and Canada.
All of these companies mirror Robbins' own pursuits of creating and contributing to a higher standard of living.
Leaders and achievers who are already at the pinnacle of success in their respective fields call upon Robbins to be their strategic advisor when they face critical decisions requiring a comprehensive search for creative options and a systematic evaluation of probabilities and consequences.
American Express asked its entrepreneurial clients who they would select if they could choose anyone in the world to personally coach them to take their business to the next level, if price were no object. Robbins was chosen along with Bill Gates, Donald Trump, Warren Buffet, Lee Iacocca and Ross Perot.
Strategic Advisor to World Leaders
Robbins has met with, consulted, or advised international leaders, including Nelson Mandela, Mikhail Gorbachev, Margaret Thatcher, Francois Mitterand, Princess Diana, and Mother Theresa.
He has consulted members of two royal families, U.S. Congressmen, the U.S. Army, the U.S. Marines and three Presidents of the United States . Robbins has had the unique opportunity to identify patterns and model the underlying strategies responsible for generating consistent results for some of the most successful individuals in the world.
Tony Robbins is an award-winning speaker who has addressed such distinguished audiences as the British Parliament, Harvard Business School, the Gorbachev Foundation's Cold War Forum, the Presidents' Summit for America's Future, the State of the World Forum, Vice President Al Gore's Putting Customers First Conference, and the World Economic Forum.
Robbins is the recipient of the “Timmie” Award for humanitarian efforts by the esteemed Touchdown Club of Washington, D.C. Furthermore, Toastmasters International recognized him as one of the world's greatest speakers and awarded Robbins the Golden Gavel Award, their most prestigious honor.
Internationally Best-Selling Author
Tony Robbins is an internationally best-selling author with five books published in 14 languages and is the creator of the #1 personal and professional development system of all time— Personal Power —that alone has sold more than 35 million audio tapes worldwide.
He is one of the most sought after speakers in the world; more than three million people from over 80 countries have attended Anthony Robbins live seminars or speaking engagements. Robbins has created a system of “total immersion” which produces the education, strategies, and momentum for measurable and lasting change.
Robbins is also the founder of Mastery University which brings together leading experts from their respective fields in the world to train leaders from around the world. In the past, Robbins' co-facilitators have included General Norman Schwarzkopf and Secretary of State Colin Powell on leadership, Dr. Deepak Chopra on psychoneuroimmunology, Peter Lynch and Sir John Templeton on finance and Vice President Al Gore on creating peace in troubled times.
Authority on Peak Performance
Highly respected as the nation's foremost authority on the psychology of peak performance and personal, professional, and organizational turnaround, Robbins has advised and counseled Fortune 500 CEOs, world-renowned medical doctors, championship sports teams (including America's Cup Winner, America 3; Stanley Cup finalist, Los Angeles Kings; NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs; and other teams in the NHL, MLB, and NBA), elite athletes and coaches (including Andre Agassi; Greg Norman; and championship winning athletes in the NFL, PGA, USTA and NASCAR) and legends in entertainment (such as Quincy Jones and Anthony Hopkins).
Quotes By Tony Robbins
"You see, it's never the environment; it's never the events of our lives, but the meaning we attach to the events - how we interpret them - that shapes who we are today and who we'll become tomorrow." -- Tony Robbins
"The only limit to your impact is your imagination and commitment." -- Tony Robbins