Rohit Bhargava is a trend curator, author of five best selling books (including the Wall Street Journal bestseller \"Non-Obvious\") and founder of the Influential Marketing Group. He advises global brands on communications strategy and storytelling. His signature annual \"Non-Obvious Trend Report\" has been viewed and shared more than half a million times and his thinking has been featured in global media, including the Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, NPR and the New York Times. Rohit is a two time TEDx speaker and has delivered keynote presentations in 27 countries around the world. His highly visual and unique presentations have been viewed more than 1.6 million times on Slideshare. Outside of his publishing, speaking and consulting - Rohit is an Adjunct Professor of Global Marketing at Georgetown University in Washington D.C. and a graduate of the Gouizueta Business School at Emory University.He lives in the Washington DC area with his wife and two young sons, loves everything about the Olympics (he\'s been to four so far!), and actively avoids anything having to do with cauliflower (yuck!).