"David Houle is a futurist and author of the highly regarded blog Evolution Shift (www.evolutionshift.com). He is the author of The Shift Age and The New Health Age, and has contributed to NPR, O The Oprah Magazine, The Huffington Post. Houle spent more than 20 years in entertainment, as part of the executive team that launched MTV, Nickelodeon, VH1 and CNN Headline News. A sought-after lecturer, he was recognized as Speaker of the Year from Vistage International, the leading global organization of CEOs. Houle is Futurist in Residence at the Ringling College of Art + Design in Sarasota, Florida."