Brian Fleming helps businesses speak their customer’s language so more customers connect & engage, more often. He is an Author, International Speaker, and Combat-Wounded Veteran from the war in Afghanistan. Over the past 11 years he has spoken to nearly half-a-million people in live audiences across 42 US states, in 7 countries, and on 4 continents and has written 3 books on human resilience. He has helped small businesses increase revenues by over 6-figures in only 12 months, lectured at the prestigious Texas A&M Mays Business School, and worked with multiple Fortune 500 companies. He and his wife Jamie have two children and live near Dallas, Texas. MILITARY BACKGROUND: Brian served as a Team Leader in an Infantry Platoon with the US Army's 10th Mountain Division while fighting the ground war in Afghanistan. While deployed, his vehicle was blown up multiple times and he wounded in action by a suicide bomber in Kandahar on July 24th, 2006. He spent 14 months undergoing burn treatment and reconstructive surgery. A Purple Heart recipient, he is now a resilience trainer and motivational speaker for organizations across the globe.