Co-Founder JW Dicks
Attorney by trade and entrepreneur by choice, JW Dicks, Esq. is co founder of DNA. The Dicks + Nanton Agency, a multi-media, marketing, PR and branding agency that is dedicated to branding Mission-Driven entrepreneurs and professionals as an experts in their chosen fields of business in order to affect change. Chairman of the Board Dicks has helped build the top personal branding agency in the world and focus on helping their clients increase revenue and influence through brand positioning and media. DNA offers guaranteed media to its clients in order to position them and tell their stories. The agency represents more than 2200 clients in 33 countries around the world, and has worked on everything from Best-Selling books to large scale events, economic summits and television series with the likes of Steve Forbes, Ivanka Trump, Jack Canfield, Brian Tracy, Dan Sullivan, Michael E. Gerber, Dan Kennedy and many others.
Throughout his multi-faceted 40-year career, JW Dicks has started, bought, built, and sold many businesses while developing a loyal and powerful international following as a business attorney, author, speaker, consultant, and business experts’ coach. A Best-Selling Author (with over 49 books) JW serves on the prestigious boards of the National Academy of Best-Selling Authors®, The XPRIZE Foundation’s Innovation Board, Entrepreneurs International Foundation, and the National Association of Experts, Writers, and Speakers. JW has been extensively quoted in such national media as USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Inc., Forbes.com, CNBC.com, and Fortune Small Business. His television appearances include ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX affiliate stations across the country. JW is the resident branding expert for Fast Company’s internationally syndicated blog and is the publisher of Celebrity Expert® Insider, a monthly newsletter sharing business and brand building strategies.
JW is an advisor to clients internationally and has created business development and marketing campaigns that have produced sales of over a billion dollars in products and services. He is a Best Selling author with over 24 business books to his credit and has co-authored with Brian Tracy, Jack Canfield, Tom Hopkins, Dr. Ivan Misner and Mari Smith.
JW produces and syndicates a line of franchised business television shows and received an Emmy nomination as Executive Producer of the documentary film Jacob’s Turn.
is married to Linda, his wife of 39 years, and they have two daughters, two granddaughters and two yorkies. JW is a 6th generation Floridian and splits his time between his home in Orlando and beach house on the Florida west coast.