David received a Bachelor's degree in Health Sciences/Health Education from Syracuse University and holds a Master's Degree in Fitness Management (Exercise Physiology, Sports Psychology/Management) from the United States Sports Academy. He is president of David Essel, Inc., a consulting firm to the media and is a speaker to corporations, such as Anheuser-Busch, Linvatec/Bristol-Myers Squibb, ITT Sheraton, Discover Card, Budget Rent-A-Car, and NÚstle.
RADIO TALK SHOW HOST
For three hours each Saturday and Sunday, David offers the best advice on helping people to achieve their personal and business goals through his show "David Essel--Alive!" heard in over 260 cities nationwide, syndicated through Westwood One. Topics include health, relationships, spirituality, personal growth, alternative healing, stress management and career advice. Tune in to this program for lifelong success.
David is a featured keynote speaker and master of ceremonies at business conferences and fund-raising events in Canada, Europe, Mexico, and the United States. Labeled by many as the top male motivation and health expert today, David has positively affected the lives of millions of people through his motivational lectures, television segments, and his belief that health is not just from the neck down. He shares his secrets for expanding personal growth and becoming genuinely satisfied with your life.. David has also released a series of Audio and Video cassettes on the topics of motivation and relaxation.
PERSONAL LIFESTYLE COACH
David's expertise and life experience can guide you to accomplishing the important, yet elusive goals in your personal and professional lives -- from developing a master plan for any lifestyle change or career goal to finding your passion in life. David offers phone consultations to help you move from where you are today to where you would really like to be in life.
Versatile, professional, knowledgeable, funny and charismatic, David's on-screen presence has captured a large audience through his work as a motivation and health segment host for the nationally syndicated shows produced by Lifetime Television (The Image Workshop), Superstation WWOR (People Are Talking), Fox TV (Good Day New York) and Cable's Dateline USA (television host). His energy and vitality can stop any "channel surfer" as he discusses topics relating to successful living, relationships, weight loss, stress management, business success, alternative methods for healing, exercise, and more.
HEALTH / FITNESS
He has appeared on the covers of Men's Fitness and American Fitness magazines and has produced and starred in 12 highly acclaimed exercise videos, including some which have been selected by SHAPE, Good Housekeeping, and American Fitness magazines as several of the top exercise videos ever produced. He has also been featured in Gentlemen's Quarterly magazine with an article on health and fitness for travelers.
David is an ambassador for The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.