Matt Gersper is an author, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur. He is the Founder of Happy Living, a health and wellness media company. He is the author of
Turning Inspiration into Action, The Belief Road Map, and Inspiring Women. Matt believes a better self is always possible – today, and every day. After going from fired to retired, he has dedicated the rest of his life to developing and sharing best practices for health and happy.
Happy Living is on a mission to improve the happy of the world, one person at a time. Their team is searching for, experimenting with, and sharing ideas, experiences, and products for people wanting to improve their health and wellbeing. In his leisure, Matt loves to hike, paddleboard, laugh, read, think, and spend time with his wife and four children at their home on Lake Norman.
Previously, Matt spent 30-years helping businesses in retail, accounts payable auditing, and international trade compliance. He specialized in business process optimization and best-practice development. Matt held roles responsible for starting, growing, and leading successful businesses including vice president of strategic auditing, the founding entrepreneur of a start-up, president, and chairman of the board. Matt was instrumental in negotiating the sale of his company Customs Info to the Descartes Systems Group in 2014.
Matt graduated from the University of California – Davis where he studied economics, played football, and pole vaulted for the track team. Immediately after college, he pursued his childhood dream of becoming a professional athlete, only to come up short with the unique distinction of being cut from three different football teams, in three different leagues: Canadian, USFL, and NFL.
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