S3E9: Nick Nanton, Celebrity Branding Agency (#38)

Storytelling with Emmy Award Winning Filmmaker Nick Nanton

From the slums of Port au Prince Haiti with special forces raiding a sex trafficking ring and freeing young girls to the Virgin Galactic Space Port in Mojave with Sir Richard Branson, 5-Time Emmy Award Winning Director/Producer, Nick Nanton, has become known for telling stories that connect. 

Storyteller Nick Nanton's award winning short films include Jacob's Turn, Esperanza, Mi Casa Hogar, and Visioneer. Nanton is a 13-time Telly Award winner and has co-authored several best-selling books. He is the founder and CEO of The Dicks and Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency.

This storyteller uses video to tell amazing stories and make a difference in the world.

"Your brand is just your story. Branding is storytelling. Your story is the one thing other people can't copy. Your job as a person or a brand is to tell your story in a unique way that aligns... to help your prospect in the world." - Nick Nanton on branding

With great power, comes great responsibility

Using our platforms for good ... that's an encouragement from Nick's story. From Operation Toussaint to Jacob's Turn, Nick helps shine the light on stories that may not otherwise get told. After working in entertainment law, making movies and working in "that" industry, Nick made the decision to bring his expertise to serving others. 

Serving others with your talents makes a difference in the world while bringing you joy. It also helps build other artists. Serve others on your team to build them up, improve your skills and change the world. For Nick, it's a win-win-win situation. And if you're still not sure on using video? Nick has some advice:

"Do you think if people knew what you knew, it would help somebody? If the answer is yes, then you need to get over yourself and you need to do it for other people." - Nick Nanton on overcoming objections to video

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