James R. Nowlin

“So much of what holds us back from reaching the dizzying heights we’re each capable of is our limiting beliefs–of where we can go, of what we can have, of what we deserve. James provides a powerful personal story of transformation and a step-by-step guide to shifting this thinking–and our hearts–towards a future where we can all create a life beyond our wildest dreams. Don’t miss this important message!”


“James’ delivery of his powerful message had our attendees spellbound while he was speaking about very important life lessons. James’ connection with the audience will truly transform lives of your conference attendees!”


“James is our 21st Century Napoleon Hill!”



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Transformational Speaker, Emcee, and Executive Coach

James R. Nowlin has spoken about the power of purpose before thousands on stages at conferences, seminars, and universities. Drawing upon his years of experience as founder and CEO of Excel Global Partners and executive coach to top C-suite executives, James has committed his life to the art and sconce of self-mastery.

The survivor of a near-death accident, James brings the power of authenticity as he shares the secrets of success that he used to spur transformation within himself, as well as how he has used those tools to empower organizations and people. Whether seeking change within yourself or across your company, James will help you to uncover the roadmap to greater levels of success.


I. Profitability and Purpose: A purpose-driven organization is a powerful organization. Discover the secrets to creating a sense of great purpose within your organization and how to turn that purpose into profitability.

2. Pathway to Purpose: Most people simply exist and fail to identify their purpose in life. When purpose is identified, sustainable joy can be achieved. Learn the daily habits and rituals that will transform your life from mediocre to purpose-driven and prosperous.

3. Freedom from Fear, Awakening Your Purpose: Courage is the greatest virtue. But without it, procrastination, apathy, and indecision stagnate life. Unleash the purpose within by mastering the secrets to uncovering fear so that confidence becomes your natural state and success becomes a habit.

4. Youth Discovering Purpose: Students all across the world are wondering, what is my calling, how do I figure out my path forward? James shares his journey from childhood to becoming a Purposeful Millionaire in this speech which teaches students how to find their highest purpose in life.

5. From Abuse to Purposeful Abundance: Having survived childhood bullying and growing up in a home riddled with domestic violence, James will empower you to turn your secrets and shame into fuel for creating a life of purpose.

About James R. Nowlin

James grew up the child of a truck driver and factory worker In the rural foothills of Virginia who always dreamed of succeeding in the business world. He left his practice as a corporate attorney in his twenties at the beginning of the Great Recession, and in spite of daunting odds, for more than a decade he quietly grew his consulting firm, Excel Global Partners (EGP). As he grew EGP the complexity of his world increased.

James found himself a young man of color and an out member of the LGBT community, earning his place as a rare trusted voice in boardrooms of corporations, working closely with management and senior executives in restructurings, strategic planning, M&A, and more with newfound responsibility and influence. James invested in coaching for himself deepening his own consciousness, self-love, and self-mastery before ever setting out to coach or motivate anyone else. Because of that he speaks and teaches no-nonsense wisdom, sharing words that come from a deep place of substance, experience and mindfulness.

Executives of Fortune companies have relied on him and his firm to objectively navigate them through the most complex financial and operational challenges. James has taken his ability to help business executives behind the scenes to the mainstage-helping anyone dealing with overcoming a challenge, business or personal, as well as those who simply wish to take their game to a much higher level– James knows how to connect, deliver the truth, and drive impact. James always says in the boardroom or on the mainstage, “I bring all of myself–I will deliver.”

Never giving up on his laser-focus of doing more, being more, and living more, James is a master of squeezing as much productivity as possible out of each day and motivating others on how to do this in order to fulfill their dreams. From his humble childhood in the southern foothills of Virginia to becoming a Purposeful Millionaire, James knows that the American Dream is within the reach of each person–but first, the dream must begin in the mind! By tapping into the powers of his subconscious James created a life of limitless possibilities. He knows that if he can do it, you can too!