How anyone can use simple pictures to describe complex concepts and sell others on breakthrough ideas
Dan Roam, Best selling author of "The Back of the Napkin: Solving Problems and Selling Ideas with Pictures"
Dan Roam is the author of the international bestseller, "The Back of the Napkin: Solving Problems and Selling Ideas with Pictures," which was named the innovation and creativity book of the year by Fast Company, BusinessWeek, and the Times of London. "The Back of the Napkin" has been published in 27 languages and topped the business book charts in the US, UK, Japan, Germany, China, Korea, and France.
Dan's newest book is "Show & Tell: How Regular People Make Extraordinary Presentations." Dan and his whiteboard are frequent guests on CNN, NBC, ABC, CBS, Fox, and NPR.
Dan is the founder and president of Digital Roam Inc., a management-consulting firm that uses visual thinking to solve complex problems for such clients as Google, Boeing, eBay, Microsoft,
Wal-Mart, Wells Fargo, the U.S. Navy, and the United States Senate.
Dan's analysis of American health care on 50 napkins was hailed by BusinessWeek as "The World's Greatest Presentation of 2009" and prompted the White House Office of Communications to invite Dan in for discussions on how to visually clarify complex policy issues.