Shawn is a #1 ranked motivational author, unlimited thinker, and lifetime entrepreneur with a history of inspiring others. A six-time author (75,000+ books sold), Shawn is also the creator of Extra Mile Day...a day recognizing the power we each have to create positive change when we "go the extra mile." (On 11/1/16, 560 cities made the declaration and recognized local extra-mile heroes.) Besides having inspired thousands through his speaking and writing, Shawn’s built a million dollar company, pedaled a bike solo across the U.S. (twice), and created adventures in 40+ countries (including having walked 550 miles across Spain, 450 miles up the coast of Portugal and 750 miles around the island of Shikoku, Japan). In 2017, Shawn will finish his 7th book, walk across England and Ireland, take his "go the extra mile" message on a speaking tour of Central America, and continue to building on the success and reach of Extra Mile Day (11/1).