Dan Lok is an Entrepreneur, best-selling author, philanthropist, and the world’s number ONE closing & influencer business strategist.
He exists in duality as both a celebrity influencer and venture capitalist using his combined martial arts prowess and business acumen to tap into the millennial mindset; becoming the prominent voice for self-education and business model innovation. He trains as hard in the Dojo as he negotiates in the boardroom.
It’s why he has earned the moniker – The Asian Dragon.
But when he arrived in Canada, the son of a single mother at the age of 14 with no ability to speak the language, the thought of his online courses and video series transforming the lives of 1,000,000+ people in over 151 countries – never crossed his mind – it did, however, become his reality.
Everyone tries and fails at something. For Dan, 13 failed businesses in a row almost crippled him. Rising from the ashes, his last attempt at entrepreneurship launched a global empire.
The Dan Lok Organization includes more than two dozen companies all focused on one mission: elevating financial well-being globally by activating their wealth skills through education, mentorship, and strategic advantage.
The Founder and CEO of Closers.com, Copywriters.com, ScalaPayApp.com, HighTicketClosers.com, SellToScale.com, and SalesCalls.com, Dan’s portfolio continues to grow and he is currently evaluating acquisitions in markets spanning education, new media, and software.
Hong Kong to Canada at Age of 14
Born in Hong Kong, at the age of 14, he experienced culture shock when his dad went bankrupt and stayed in Hong Kong while he and his mother moved into a small one-bedroom apartment in Canada; barely getting by. His father was not able to send money for support leaving Dan’s mother, who had a limited skill, to bring in the money. Dan started his first and only 9-5 job at 16 bagging groceries. He entered college and quickly dropped out when he took a formal mentorship with Alan Jacques in copywriting vowing to be successful and take care of both of his parents. Dan failed at 13 ventures before he finally experienced success.
“Desperation was to blame for the doomed business ventures I wasted time developing. Desperation hijacked my focus. Never again.”
Dan serves as the chairman of DRAGON 100 – the world’s most exclusive advisory board for entrepreneurs who want to create generational wealth in the age of disruption.
A fan-favourite, Dan is routinely featured in major TV, Radio, magazine and streaming outlets. Dan is able to command as much attention on a single YouTube video as he does on FOX Business News, MSNBC, CBC, FORBES, Inc, Entrepreneur, and Business Insider. After an appearance, the response from the audience is immediate, consistent, and connected – he has mastered turning complicated ideas into consumer conversation.
As an active member of Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO) and Young Presidents Organization (YPO), Dan surrounds himself with some of the most accomplished people in business. Recently, he was recognized as Entrepreneur of the Year and Executive of the Year; accumulating more than two dozen national awards.
The author of more than a dozen books, his latest one, Unlock It, presold thousands of copies before it’s release and now available internationally wherever books are sold.
This X-factor visionary has set his sights on the unlimited potential of his future. Humble, humorous, and hugely impactful – he is setting this decade’s standards for influencers, millennials, gen-Y and gen-Z, CEOs, and investors looking to maximize their success and significance.
Hitting Success Without Looking Back
In the 2000s, Dan took a deep dive into the internet-marketing industry and accrued substantial profits from his internet & technology businesses. By age 27, he became a self-made millionaire; shortly after, an 8-figure entrepreneur.
Today, Dan is the founder of the High-Ticket Closer™ Certification Program – a global movement of men and women from over 130+ countries who help businesses close high-ticket offers. He is the founder of more than 20 companies, an international YouTube Celebrity, multiple times author, TV and Radio host, and angel investor.
Dan Lok books
Dan has also authored and published 15 books so far. His first book, ‘The Art of War for The New Millennium’ was released in 2006. The same year, he authored and published ‘Creativity Sucks’, and his latest book is titled Unlock It. Some of the other Dan Lok books are:
- F.U. Money in 2009
- Lies Salon Owners Believe in 2011
- Secrets of Canadian Top Performers in 2014
- The Midas Touch in 2015
- Sold in 2015
- Million Dollar Agents in 2017
- Influence in 2017
These books have made Dan an official Forbes Book author. His books have sold widely across the globe and earned him hefty cheques. He has since dedicated his life to educating people about finances and financial freedom. To this effect, he established a YouTube channel. The Dan Lok YouTube channel has over 1.5 million subscribers. On this platform, he has posted numerous videos of him teaching and encouraging people to unlock their financial freedom. He also provides online courses on economic success at a fee.
Dan Lok net worth
Dan became a millionaire at only 27 from his writing, business, and entrepreneurial ventures. Over the years, he has worked hard and is now a multi-millionaire. Presently, his net worth is estimated to be about $74.5 million. Many people often confuse Dan Lok and Dan Pena. Pena is a former business tycoon who resides in Scotland and also inspires many people globally.
On YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram Dan Lok has been viewed more than 1.7+ billion times for his expertise on how to achieve financial confidence.