Dr. Elia Gourgouris, is an International Keynote speaker and a #1 Best-selling author of “7 Paths to Lasting Happiness”. He was born and raised in Athens, Greece, where he became a National Swim Champion. He moved with his family to Santa Monica, CA when he was ten. He received his BA in psychology from UCLA, and then went on to receive his MA and PhD in psychology. He’s the President of the Happiness Center (www.thehappinesscenter.com) an organization of world leading experts in the field of Positive Psychology. Together they have helped thousands of individuals and companies achieve happiness, success and corporate wellness. He is also a contributor to Thrive Global.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS