Eric Greitens is a former Navy SEAL; award-winning author of The Heart and the Fist; Rhodes Scholar; and CEO of The Mission Continues. His personal military awards include the Navy Achievement Medal, the Joint Service Achievement Medal, and the Navy Commendation Medal, among others. Mr. Greitens has also worked as a humanitarian volunteer, documentary photographer, and researcher. His award-winning book of photographs and essays, Strength and Compassion, is a collection of striking photographs from this work, combined with essays of strength, dignity, courage, faith, hope, and compassion.
Mr. Greitens often speaks with organizations about leadership that is based in strength and compassion, even in the face of adversity. He often shares lessons of leadership, ethics and inspiration that are based in his service efforts as a humanitarian and Navy SEAL. On hearing him speak, George Papalexandratos, President of DS Philadelphia, said, “Eric is a modern day hero and I know the entire team was inspired by hearing his stories,” said George Papalexandratos, President of DS Philadelphia. “Eric was truly the most energizing speaker I have ever had the fortune of hearing, and I know the lessons I learned from him will not be soon forgotten.”
DS Philadelphia, Inc. is headed by George Papalexandratos and headquartered in Bala Cynwyd, PA. The Company specializes in direct marketing, bringing products and services directly to businesses through its expert and experienced sales force. The Company works with its employees from day one to train team members not only for the job but also for the rest of their lives, resulting in stronger and more passionate people who excel both within the company and in life. For more information about DS Philadelphia, Inc. please visit www.dsphiladelphia.com.
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