Learn how sharing our stories can create contagious optimism in this interview with David Mezzapelle!
David Mezzapelle believes that we all have the capacity to make optimism contagious just by sharing our life's adventures - the ups and the downs. Mezzapelle is the bestselling author of Contagious Optimism, an uplifting book series that contains real stories from real people around the globe that demonstrates that every cloud has a silver lining. Mezzapelle was inspired to write this book series based on his life's experiences, his own contagious optimism, and the encouragement of his Alma Mater, Fairfield University in Connecticut. Profits from each sale will go to the school along with other charities.
Mezzapelle was the founder of Goliath Technology, a global data center infrastructure company. Mezzapelle also orchestrated one of the most innovative internship programs ever created, a staple for organizations today. After selling Goliath, Mezzapelle launched several companies and philanthropic initiatives along with serving on various public and private boards. Throughout his life, Mezzapelle has encountered great peaks and valleys all of which he is grateful for and has always kept his glass "completely full."
Mezzapelle has been a guest on various radio and television programs. He is a frequent contributor to the Wall Street Journal and various other publications around the globe. Mezzapelle is also a TEDx and Contagious Optimism LIVE! speaker.