Entertainer. Educator. Entrepreneur. These are the three words that sum up the life of Clay Clark, the
former United States Small Business Administration Entrepreneur of the Year, the Metro Chamber of
Commerce Entrepreneur of the Year, a partner / owner of nine different businesses, a contributing
author for Entrepreneur Magazine and the founder / partner of with David Robinson, an
NBA Hall of Fame Basketball player, NBA MVP, NBA Champion, and two-time Gold Medal Winner.
Throughout his career, Clay has been the award-winning entertainer, educator, and speaker of choice
for America's largest companies including: Hewlett Packard, Southwest Airlines, O'Reilly Auto Parts,
Bama Companies, Boeing, Farmers Insurance, New York Life Insurance, Maytag University, Oral Roberts
University, Oxi Fresh, QuikTrip, Valspar Paint, and countless other companies and organizations looking
to entertain and educate their people.
YahooFinance has described Clay as the, "…Jim Carrey of entrepreneurs. His energy is infectious, his
smile all goofball, and his honesty disarming."
Clay and his companies have been featured in Forbes, Bloomberg TV, Bloomberg Radio, Business Insider,
PandoDaily, and countless other publications.
Growing up without financial resources, Clay started his first business out of his college dorm room at
the age of 18. At the age of 20 he was named the Metro Chamber of Commerce Entrepreneur of the
Year. By the age of 27, he was named by the Small Business Administration as their Entrepreneur of the
Year, and had also become the U.S. Chamber's National Blue Ribbon Quality Award Winner.
As the owner / partner of nine successful businesses in the entertainment, fitness, medical care,
education, web-development, video production, and graphic design industries he has written three
books explaining how to start and run successful businesses including his most recent book Thrive,
which has been written about in Business Insider. As a committed family man, Clay proudly calls himself
"the co-founder of five beautiful children." Having already achieved financial success he feels that his
mission and "highest and best use" is mentoring millions through his newest venture,
which provides online education to entrepreneurs, business owners, and employees looking to grow.
is now worldwide with subscribers in over 33 countries.
Clay has been either a featured speaker or consultant in the following industries and more (because he
has probably agreed to another consulting project that we don't know about as you are reading this):
Access control and ID card, advertising, apartment, appliance, auto parts, aviation, bakery, banking,
brand consulting, bridal, camping, carpet cleaning, charity / non-profit, cheerleading, coffee, cosmetic
dentistry, college university, commercial real estate, construction, cosmetic surgery dentistry,
education, entertainment, event planning, fitness, franchising furniture, gourmet desserts, general
medical practice, government, hair care, home building, insurance, leadership development, life
coaching, limousine, lawn care, lighting, jewelry, mail orders, medical care, ministry, mortgage,
neurosurgery, multi-level marketing, orthodontics, non-profit, paint, public schools, photography, public
relations, residential real-estate, retail, restaurant, sales, search engine, security, sod farms, sports
products, staffing, supplementation, technology, videography, web design & development, and more...
Since 1999, he has entertained, educated, and inspired nearly 1,500 audiences both large and small, see
the additional pages on this website to view a small sampling of Clay in action (as a speaker).
Clay is currently the founder and Chief Operating Officer of an online education website
dedicated to providing mentorship and practical business training taught by millionaire mentors and
everyday success stories including:
- NBA Hall of Fame Basketball Player, Founder of Carver Academy, and Admiral Capital Group - David
- Former Executive Vice President of Operations for Walt Disney World Resort and Author - Lee Cockerell
- Public Relations Representative of Choice for Michael Jackson, Prince, NIKE, Cameron Diaz, and
countless celebrities - Michael Levine
- Co-Founder of Guidant Financial who has funded 8,000 entrepreneurs totaling over $3 billion - David
- Pulitzer Prize Nominee and Bestselling Author, Entrepreneur, and Award-Winning Speaker - Clifton
- And countless other millionaire mentors