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He was SO good that folks asked that we bring him back ASAP so they can share him with their friends. You want it, you got it!
David Stanley was born in Newport News, Virginia in 1955 to Bill and Dee Stanley. Three years later his parents divorced, setting the stage for an extraordinary event. In 1960, Dee Stanley married Vernon Presley, Elvis Presley's widowed father. David Stanley was just four years old, 20 years younger than his new stepbrother, when he moved into the Graceland Mansion in Memphis, Tenn.
Through a strange twist of fate, Elvis Presley had become David's big brother. Spending the next 17 years as a member of Rock & Roll's first family, David was an integral part of Elvis's personal and professional life.
David witnessed the Elvis phenomenon firsthand - from his moments of glory to his tragic demise. At the age of sixteen, he began touring with Elvis as a full-time personal aide and bodyguard. From[masked], David worked hundreds of concerts with Elvis acting as liaison with the industry’s tops moguls and entertainers. As one of the King‘s bodyguards, David protected Elvis from everyone, but was unable to protect him from his self-destructive demise.
On August 16, 1977 David was among the first to discover the body of his stepbrother dead from a prescription drug overdose. Deeply affected by the circumstances and aftershocks of Elvis’ death, David knew he had to set his life on a new course.
He overcame the obstacles and addictions of his Rock & Roll past and developed new priorities centered on educating, motivating, inspiring and helping others. He began his speaking career in 1980, traveling throughout North America and Europe sharing his powerful story of triumph over adversity.
"David Stanley is a brilliant speaker. He electrifies an audience. He lights up the entire auditorium with his presence, and create a stage like magic like any of the greatest speakers ever heard."
Jeff Magee - Management Consultant / Publisher Performance Magazine
In 2002 David established Impello Films, writing, producing and directing the company’s first feature film “Protecting The King.” Based on the raw material of his life as a 16-year-old bodyguard for his world famous stepbrother Elvis, the film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and was distributed worldwide by Echo Bridge Entertainment in 2007.
Today, David E. Stanley is a powerful speaker, leading success coach, best selling author, producer and President of Impello Films Inc., based here in Dallas. He's also a frequent guest faculty member at the CEO Space National Forum.
His work has received worldwide media attention including Larry King Live, Good Morning America, CNN News, The CBS Morning Show, LIVE! With Regis & Kathy Lee, Entertainment Tonight, USA Today, Sky Radio Network, Sky Network Europe, BBC World Wide Radio, Good Morning London and many, many more.
A truly gifted communicator, David has literally impacted millions around the world through a variety of communication mediums. He effectively uses his personal experiences and unique programs to empower audiences to reach and maintain new levels of excellence in their personal and professional lives.
Join us and hear how David has used his experience at CEO Space to help take his story from script to the screen. You'll also get to experience "cooperative networking" and participate in our CEO Space Mastermind Coaching Circles.
Space is limited so please RSVP!
THURSDAY, November 11
6:30 - 7 PM Check-in & General Networking
7 - 9 PM & A, Coaching Circle, Cooperative Networking, Free Coaching
WIN Business GermiNATION, Inc.
220 Technology Drive, Suite 110
Irvine, CA, 92618
Win Opportunities provides space for startup-s of all types, in a collaborative environment.
The building is easy access from the freeway.
They are great folks and willing to offer CEO Space members a discount.
Thank YOU to Win Business GermiNATION!
PLEASE RSVP SO I KNOW HOW MUCH SNACKS & REFRESHMENT TO PROVIDE