About: Jack Canfield

He known as “America’s #1 Success Coach,” Jack has studied and reported on what makes successful people different.

Jack Canfield

As the beloved originator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul® series, Jack Canfield fostered the emergence of inspirational anthologies as a genre – and watched it grow to a billion dollar market. As the driving force behind the development and delivery of more than 125 million books sold through the Chicken Soup for the Soul® franchise, Jack Canfield is uniquely qualified to talk about success.

Affectionately known as “America’s #1 Success Coach,” Jack has studied and reported on what makes successful people different. He knows what motivates them, what drives them, and what inspires them. He brings this critical insight to countless audiences internationally—sharing his success strategies in the media, with companies, universities and professional associations.

Behind the empire Time Magazine called the “publishing phenomenon of the decade”, he is America’s leading expert in creating peak performance for entrepreneurs, corporate leaders, managers, sales professionals, corporate employees, and educators. Over the last 30 years, his compelling message, empowering energy and personable coaching style has helped hundreds of thousands of individuals achieve their dreams.




“We all need to be reminded of the importance of having a dream, setting specific goals and overcoming obstacles. Your heartwarming stories and inspirational message was the perfect way to end our annual conference.”

- President & CEO
National Association of Federal Credit Unions

“The Center for Association Leadership prides itself in offering outstanding educational programs to our members. One of our principles of learning is to surprise, challenge and delight our participants. You certainly helped us deliver!”

- Vice President
American Society of Assn Executives

“When you speak, it seems you are speaking right to the individual. Your ability to engage each person with your exercises and bringing people on stage is brilliant.”

- President
Parker University & Seminars