Mark Victor Hansen

Mark Victor Hansen
Compelling is but one word that has been used to describe Mark Victor Hansen, one of the most sought after inspirational speakers in the world. Mark was born in January 1948 on the shore of Lake Michigan in Waukegan, Illinois. Waukegan was called “Little Denmark” when Mark and his three brothers were growing up there. He attended public schools and eventually graduated from Southern Illinois University in 1970 with a bachelor’s degree in speech communications. In 2002, Mark received an honorary doctorate in business administration from the University of Toledo.

Mark Victor Hansen is best known as the author of the series of books called “Chicken Soup for the Soul.” Almost 150 million copies of these books have been sold internationally making it one of the publishing world’s true phenomena. The name “Chicken Soup” was chosen because of the connotation of warmth caring and love associated with this simple home remedy for the common cold. His co-creator Jack Canfield also shares in the “Chicken Soup” success, and both men have appeared on numerous television shows to discuss the books.

In addition to being a prolific writer, Mark Victor Hansen is a top rated motivational speaker. He has completed thousands of presentations across the globe in sales strategies and excellence as well as personal empowerment and development. He is on a mission to make a positive impact on the lives of people who adhere to his programs. Mark has a complete library of video and audio cassettes, CDs and DVDs. He has propelled myriads of people on to success they had only dreamed of before trying his techniques.

Mark Victor Hansen is also known as a generous philanthropist who has worked for many humanitarian organizations such as Childhelp USA, the American Red Cross, Habitat for Humanity and the March of Dimes. The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans annually bestows the prestigious Horatio Alger Award on an American leader who demonstrates dedication and perseverance in their lives. In 2000, the association honored Hansen with the award due to his great personal success. Hanson has numerous other awards and honors including induction into the Sales and Marketing Executive International’s Hall of Fame and the 2004 Visionary Philanthropist for Youth Award.

Mark Victor Hansen is featured on the following DVDs:

Episode Title Length Preview Price Buy
1029 Your Mind 21:32 Preview » $17.00 Add To Cart »
1030 Comprehensive Goals 21:47 Preview » $17.00 Add To Cart »
1031 Prosperity 21:40 Preview » $17.00 Add To Cart »

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