Dr. Tony Alessandra has a street-wise, college-smart perspective on business. He helps companies convert prospects and customers into business apostles who will “preach the gospel” about your company and products; and how to out-market, out-sell and out-service the competition. Dr. Alessandra earned a BBA from Notre Dame, an MBA from the Univ. of Connecticut and his PhD in marketing in 1976 from Georgia State University. Tony is Founder of Assessments 24×7 LLC, a company that offers a variety of online assessments, including the DISC profile, the Hartman HVP, and the Motivators (Values/PIAV) assessment. He is also a prolific author with 30 books translated into over 50 foreign language editions and is featured in over 100 audio/video programs and films. He was inducted into the NSA Speakers Hall of Fame in 1985; the “Legends of the Speaking Profession in 2009; and the Top Sales World Sales Hall of Fame in 2010.