I like to connect
A multi-award-winning creative force David C. Jones is an Audience Engagement Specialist. Whether he is producing, presenting, or performing he has traveled the world and worked in such exotic locations as Israel, Bosnia, Italy, Australia, and Switzerland. As demand for his teaching grew, he created the Audience Engagement Academy.
So how did this bullied, loner, and sensitive high-school kid become a Business in Vancouver Top 40 Under 40, Legacy Award Winner, Vancouver Sun People’s Choice Award Winner, among others? As a young man he discovered he can make people laugh and when they are engaged,
they were not enraged.
David have been called "one of the funniest minds in Vancouver" by The Vancouver Sun but he adds “but not all the time”.
His guiding principles are:
- Promoting Inclusion - because everyone has value.
- Expanding Creativity - because it inspires innovation.
- Provoking Laughter – because humor helps.
His Get Inspired Talk video on YouTube has over 13,000 views and he was a contributor to the 2nd Volume of the Amazon #1 Bestseller Get Inspired book.
"During almost blizzard conditions on top of Whistler he kept the Verizon Wireless crowd motivated until the producers finally asked him to call everyone in"
"When the bar was closed, and the washrooms were broken he distracted and engaged the audience at the Celluloid Social Club so that most stayed for the whole show"
"The hottest day of summer, on dusty parking lot in the City of Richmond he motivated the participants of a record-breaking attempt until it was achieved"