Hank Wasiak is a communications industry leader who has worked with the corporate elite of global business. He retired as Vice Chairman of McCann-Erickson to co-found Concept Farm, one of the industry's most awarded creative content companies. Hank is a three-time Emmy award winning TV host, best-selling author, entrepreneur, teacher, keynote speaker and a Reiki master.
As Vice Chairman of McCann Erickson WorldGroup, Hank played an integral role in the management of McCann's biggest global clients. Prior to McCann, Hank was President of London based Geers Gross Advertising. President of Brown Forman's Jos. Garneau Division, COO of Norton Simon's Somerset Importers, and EVP Division Head of Charles of the Ritz. He currently serves on national and local boards of the American Heart Association.
In 2021 Hank published his newest book, From Mad Man to Happy Farmer, a memoir chronicling his successful 55-year business career. Earlier, Hank teamed up with Kathryn D. Cramer, Ph.D., author and sought-after business consultant, to create a best-selling business - self-help book series based on Asset-Based Thinking, Change the Way You See Everything, published by Hachette.
Hank earned a bachelor's degree in Advertising from Pace University and an MBA in Marketing from the Baruch School of Business. He has held an Adjunct Assistant Professorship at Pace University, and has taught at Eckerd College, the University of South Florida and the University of Louisville. Hank resides in Palm Springs.