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Meeting Planners: How Will David Help You?

David Nico is the catalyst to equip leaders with dynamic strategies to enhance well-being, professional effectiveness, and organizational profitability. As a bestselling author, communicator, and strategy coach, David will capture and speak to the heart of your event. He will invest quality time to make the most impact for your audience. His desire is for participants to learn valuable insights and walk away with transformational action steps. It is vital he connects with every audience on a deeper level. That's why David believes communication with transformation is real information. David will target your event to hit your goals. Partner now with a passionate advocate who creates a positive and uplifting experience for attendees. When David Nico communicates…hearts listen, mindsets shift, and lasting change occurs.

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Dr. Hans Diehl

Founder of the Lifestyle Medicine Institute, Speaker, Author, Professor

His presentation on the importance of taking more intelligently charge of our lifestyle and thus affecting our health was outstanding and one of the best presentations at the two-day annual conference. I have no hesitation to highly recommend as a speaker.

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Dr. Walter Bortz

Distinguished Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine, Author, Speaker

Out of the swarm of advisories that emerge daily on how best to fuel our precious machine few measure up to stellar status.

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Dr. Frans Cronje

Senior Lecturer, Researcher, Faculty of Medicine, University of Stellensbosch

Dr. Nico is one of those rare individuals who are able to communicate with great finesse and with complete authenticity. I readily recommend him as a speaker without reservation.

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Dr. Peter Okaalet

Executive Director, Host, WCDN International Conference

Participants drawn from over 37 countries were moved and inspired by the outstanding presentation.


A Gallup poll reveals 80% of Americans are afflicted by stress. An American Express study finds over 8 out of 10 Americans ranked "being in good health" as the #1 contributor to success. 75% of Americans want employers to offer incentives to improve their health. David Nico will help your group to discover their unique peak performance blueprint. He will teach how to remove the barriers to what's keeping them back from performing at their best. This critical presentation highlights success strategies of high achievers.

  • Learn the specific habits to master peak performance.
  • Discover high-value activities to lead more effectively.
  • How to reduce negative stress and maximize creativity.
  • How to achieve higher levels of engagement in life and work.
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Resilient Leadership

Leadership strategies to transform failure, burnout, and disunity to energy, purpose, and focus. Exhausted? Challenged? Overwhelmed? Has the thrill of work vanished? It’s time to Recharge, Revive, and Renew—You! Healthy organizations focus on improving wellness to increase performance, resilience, and profitability. Dr. Nico teaches you a new approach to create your most desired result and personal transformation.

  • Recharge Your Energy: Learn simple, practical, and powerful habits to boost vitality.
  • Revive Your Culture: Build a healthy company experience and lasting employee engagement.
  • Renew Your Vision: Reignite purpose, meaning, and focus to your life and work.

Health Culture

How to boost talent and company success and growth by leading and implementing a corporate "health" culture.
The connection between healthy habits and happiness is increasing exponentially. Organizations desire to improve performance, productivity, and profitability. A positive culture with the right practices and techniques benefits all stakeholders. In this engaging talk, discover:

  • How to reduce negative stress.
  • Healthy foods to energize your people.
  • Top fitness and health techniques.
  • How to have a positive outlook at work.
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Lead Whole

It’s estimated that by 2030, half of adults will be diagnosed with some form of cancer or diabetes. Health care is often the most significant expense for many companies and their employees. Leaders must take action to prevent problems before they occur by infusing their corporate cultures with healthier choices. The success of organizations is determined by the vision, goals, and action steps demonstrated by leadership. Healthy leaders must be whole, so they can lead whole. In Lead Whole, learn the pillars for healthy leadership:

  • How to lead an abundant life of vitality.
  • How to nourish body, soul, and spirit.
  • How to maximize self-leadership.
  • How to create a sustainable legacy.


Worldwide, it is estimated at least 2 billion adults and children struggle with their weight which increases the risk factors of the top lifestyle diseases. This is tragic and preventable. Pulling from his experiences, David Nico, who is a certified lifestyle medicine coach and media personality, shows why what we put in our mouth ultimately transforms into how we feel and look. Help your team navigate the maze of health and wellness now. In Thrive, Nico explores:

  • How to break negative habits.
  • Healthy vs unhealthy trends.
  • The 3-step solution to achieve any health goal.
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Generation Health

Attract, retain, and achieve focused results with top talent from Gen X, Millennials, and Gen Z through well-being solutions. In an era of constant multitasking and distractions, how do you get focused and productive work from younger generations? Learn how to work with Generation Health and their desire for meaning, purpose, values, and lifestyles, while at the same time surpassing organizational goals. Results matter, not just hours. Select, invest, and support the top talent for peak organizational performance. Discover:

  • The latest science of motivating a younger workforce.
  • Incentives that will inspire higher levels of results.
  • Why wellness must be the main focus of a healthy corporate value structure.

Healthy Meeting Reboot

How do you fuel your meetings and make them more dynamic? Incorporating healthier F&B options will energize sessions, yield productive results, and create positive feedback. Discover cutting-edge food science that will help you select the right foods to impact attendee stamina, concentration, and learning. What your participants consume will make or break the effectiveness of your events. In this session, you will learn:

  • Vital tips to navigate the best vs worst ingredients on menus.
  • How to discern truths vs myths on the foods you typically order.
  • How quality nutrition enhances an organizations effectiveness, impacting the bottom line.
  • Bonus: Enjoy sampling tasty, healthful desserts created by David’s wife, Amia Nico, a gifted vocal artist and advocate of whole nutrition.


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The American Public Health Association estimates the direct costs of medical care and indirect costs of lost productivity totals hundreds of billions of dollars annually. Based on consulting with hundreds of health professionals, David Nico, PhD, author of Diet Diagnosis, believes the right energy balance is the single most effective way to boost workplace effectiveness. How do you achieve vitality in a fast-paced, highly stressed world? In Boost, learn how to maximize vitality:

  • How to increase your energy levels and eliminate the 4 global health risk factors.
  • How to experience a constant flow of energy that nourishes, sustains, and repairs your entire being.
  • How to overcome the stubborn health myths with keys to look and feel your best while enhancing career success.

Food Immunity

Food has the power to heal or contribute to preventable lifestyle diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, and immune system dysfunctions.

Whether you are at home or the office, all change begins with the right mindset. Choose foods that build immunity rather than tear it down. Learn the most cutting edge techniques to achieve bullet proof immunity at home or the office.

In this session, discover the 5 Essentials to boost energy, increase stamina, and live at a healthy weight including:

  • Power nutrients for ultimate stress support.
  • Best foods to supercharge your metabolism.
  • How to use micro-goals for maximum success.

Let food be your immunity and immune boosting nutrients your food.


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Reimagine Wellbeing

Nico will discuss how the c-suite and organizations can reframe wellbeing for work and life. Learn the most current advancements and research in organizational behavior and wellbeing. 

As work/life balance gains traction, executives seek options to motivate their workforces, shifting organizational values to address performance, trust, and burnout.

Smart companies help their employees reach their full potential to be more engaged at work while being socially responsible. Discover the future of wellbeing and new approaches to implement in your organization. 

Let's Rock It

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