Television and film actor, TEDx speaker, multiple award winning self-help author, filmmaker, storyteller, inspirational poet, radio personality, finisher of over 50 triathlons (including 4 Ironman distance races) and cross-country bicyclist.
G. Brian Benson’s mission is to wake up the world with conscious, thought-provoking media that inspires. As founder of Reawaken Media, Brian an award-winning author, filmmaker, actor and TEDx speaker, knows the value of trusting intuition and wants to share his own personal journey of self-growth, discovery and accomplishment to help others re-connect with their own personal truths to live an authentic and fulfilling life. As a 4x Ironman triathlete, Brian knows the value of hard work and never giving up on his dreams, a message he shares with audiences through each of his creative talents. Brian lives in Los Angeles, CA. To discover more please go to http://www.gbrianbenson.com
Before Brian got into acting he authored four books, including “Brian’s List – 26 1/2 Easy To Use Ideas on How to Live A Fun, Balanced, Healthy Life!” which was the winner of a 2009 Next Generation Indie Book Award in the Self-Help category. Brian’s latest book “Finding Your Voice” was an award-winning Finalist in both the 2013 USA Book News and the Indie Excellence Book Awards. His latest book (children’s) “Steve the Alien” reached #1 on Amazon in 2016.
Brian believes in giving back as much as he has been gifted. From having mentored hundreds of troubled young people working as a community volunteer, Brian is eternally grateful to have gained the valuable lessons of listening, patience and empathy. To raise money for charity, Brian joined a group of fellow philanthropic bicyclists to ride from Seattle to Washington DC in 1996. Benson is a natural athlete who has finished over fifty triathlons, including four Ironman distance races.
Brian lives in Los Angeles, California
Visit Brian’s website – http://www.gbrianbenson.com