DAVID NIHILL

David Nihill

EVENT: BULLETS OVER BUSINESS WITH RICHARD MORAN AND DAVID NIHILL

Friday, October 7th, Los Gatos Town Chambers, 3pm – 5pm $25
(50% discount on opening night reception at adjacent NUMU Gallery, 6pm)

David is the author of the best-selling book Do You Talk Funny? and the Founder of FunnyBizz, a community and conference series helping content creators tap into the power of storytelling, comedy and improv to create better content. He has performed standup comedy at California’s leading clubs including Cobbs, the Comedy Store, the Improv and the Punchline even though he strongly denies being a comedian and is well aware most people don’t understand his accent.

His learning, taken from one year’s intensive experiments in comedy, performed on someone from the business community with a huge initial fear of public speaking (i.e. him!) have been featured in Inc., Lifehacker, The Huffington Post, Forbes, The Irish Times and Fast Company, amongst others. As a storyteller he finished runner up in NPR’s the Moth’s largest US story telling competition and has won multiple Moth Storyslam competitions.

He works with San Francisco State University, General Assembly and the Nasdaq entrepreneurial center as a course instructor and his clients include top companies like LinkedIn, best-selling authors, TV personalities, CEO’s, TED speakers and a penguin he once failed to make funny. A graduate of the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School in Ireland, he wears a tie but only to bungee jump.