Nationally known speaker | Radio Host | World Champion Athlete 

David was born with a rare eye disorder Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP). The doctors insisted that David’s life was hopeless, but David’s family knew better. “My family provided me with the proper information and inspiration for me to overcome the challenge of blindness.”


• Nominated and selected to deliver graduate address at Montclair State University Commencement ceremony, Continental Airlines Arena,17000 in attendance
• Two time International and Three time National Power Lifting Champion
• ‘Outstanding Speaker of the Year’ National Speakers Association, New York City Chapter
• International Who’s Who, for Motivational Speakers and Trainers


Scholastic Publications; Exceptional parent Magazine; Associated Press International; USA Today; Washington Post; Newark Star Ledger; Bergen Record; Charleston, SC Business Review; Comcast One on One (TV); WFME (Family Radio)
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What’s New

Dave’s new book is available now! Here’s what some of David’s peers in the field are saying about his new book.

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“David’s book is powerful. It is transforming. David is one of the most motivating and dynamic leaders in our industry.”

Dr. Steve Adubato
Motivational Speaker, Emmy Award winning broadcaster and author of “Speak From The Heart”

“This book is inspiring, informative, helpful and loaded with insights and ideas you can use immediately to be more successful and to get more living out of life.”
Brian Tracy
Author, speaker and trainer

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David DeNotaris is a professional speaker, radio personality, author, world champion athlete and he also happens to be blind…

David’s powerful message of overcoming obstacles, rebounding from setbacks and facing fears is one that every company group or organization needs to experience!

David was born with a rare eye disorder Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) the Doctors wrote David’s life off recommending to his family “he’ll never amount to anything you’ll have to take care of him for the rest of his life why not put him in an institution.” Through the hard work, dedication, and creative problem solving skills David has risen to National prominence and inspires tens of thousands each year!

David De Notaris is an authority in stimulating human potential, David’s customized presentations bring insights that will teach and motivate your group to new levels of achievement. David’s messages change people’s lives! Your group will profit from booking David De Notaris!

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Graduate School speaker talks about transforming obstacles into opportunities

For David DeNotaris, graduation is another accomplishment he can add to the long list of goals he set for himself despite the doubt of others. DeNotaris says it is his purpose to inspire and encourage others. “I believe my eyes were closed to help others see their potential,” he said. “My job is to tell people, ‘Look at what I can do with my eyes closed. Imagine what you can do with your eyes open.’ “

David was nominated and selected to deliver the keynote graduate address for Montclair State University at the Continental Airlines Arena for over 17,000 in attendance.

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  • I felt the speaker was relatable, so perfect and exactly what we needed to hear at this point in the semester.
  • The speaker and meditation were both great!
  • Meditation and Bracelet making
  • The video clip that explained vocation as passion and encouraged relentless self-discipline really helped me frame my pursuit for counseling
  • Enjoyed David’s presentation, nice to hear his experience. He had good insight.
  • The guided reflection. It was something I don’t get to do that on my own a lot.
  • Talking and processing with friends
  • The guest speaker, David. I really enjoyed his entire speech, I think it was amazing as well as very inspirational. Really set the mood for the entire day.
  • My favorite part was the guest speaker, David DeNotaris. It was interesting and deeply moving.
  • My favorite part was the speaker David. He provided amazing insight that I never heard before. I loved his quotes I’m a person who is all about the quotes to meditate on!
  • David DeNotaris, I read his book and remember doing an assignment on his work. It was nice to see him in person.
  • The guest speaker because I felt a connection in the material he spoke about.
  • The speaker and our hosts. Our host had a lot of positive energy which made me happy. The speaker motivated me and made it clear that successful people have to work hard and be giving.

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Our clients list

  • AFLAC; Bell Atlantic; Equitable Insurance
  • Educational Testing Services (ETS)
  • Seton Hall University; United States Army
  • Mass Mutual; National Aeronautic Space Administration (NASA)
  • Prudential Insurance; Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG)
  • Verizon Wireless; New Jersey Transit
  • New Jersey Trust Company; New Jersey Performing Art Center (NJPAC)
  • NY Life

More coming soon………for now check out Dave’s new motivational MP3 loop…