Tuesday, 30 December 2008
Gurbaksh Chahal, born July 17 1982, is an American entrepreneur, author and TV Personality. He founded his first company at the age of just 16 after dropping out of high school. He was the Founder, Chairman & CEO of two advertising companies which he sold for over $340 million. Recently he has appeared on several talk shows shows and has appeared on the The Oprah Winfrey Show where he discussed his childhood and business journey. He has also appeared on numerous other talks shows including The Bonnie Hunt Show, The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet, and Neil Cavuto. Chahal also starred in the FOX philanthropic reality show Secret Millionaire, where he went undercover in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco, California to give away at least $100,000 of his own money. Gurbaksh was the youngest person on FOXs' Secret Millionaire and was the first Indian American on the Oprah Winfrey Show. He has written a book titled The Dream which is published by Palgrave Macmillan (October 23rd, 2008).