(born February 29, 1960) is an American self-help writer and professional
speaker for over 30 years. He became well known through his infomercials and
bestselling self-help books, Unlimited Power: The New Science Of Personal
Achievement and Awaken The Giant Within.
Robbins was born in
North Hollywood, California. He was raised in Azusa, California and attended
Glendora High School.
For the past three decades,
Anthony Robbins has served as an advisor to leaders around the world. A
recognized authority on the psychology of leadership, negotiations,
organizational turnaround, and peak performance, he has been honored
consistently for his strategic intellect and humanitarian endeavors. His
nonprofit Anthony Robbins Foundation provides assistance to inner-city youth,
senior citizens, and the homeless, and feeds more than two million people in 56
countries every year through its international holiday "Basket Brigade."
Robbins has directly impacted the lives of more than 50 million people from over
100 countries with his best-selling books, multimedia and health products,
public speaking engagements, and live events.
What began as a young person's
desire to help individuals transform the quality of their lives has grown into
Robbins' lifelong crusade as he is called on by leaders from every walk of
life - presidents, political leaders, advocates for humanity, CEOs of
multinational corporations, psychologists, peak performance athletes,
world-class entertainers, teachers, and parents.