“I believe the power of MOVIES can inspire RESILIENCE & INDESTRUCTIBLE OPTIMISM when facing overwhelming depression & difficult times!”
• Award-winning Movie Blogger & Illustrator
• Written over 1,000 inspiring movie tips to empower resilience & optimism
• Featured in The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Globe & Mail, CBC Radio
Emmanuel Lopez, aka as Motivatorman, is an an award-winning Illustrator, Movie Blogger, Author and Motivational Speaker. He works with organizations to inspire RESILIENCE and INDESTRUCTIBLE OPTIMISM through the power of Hollywood movies. He shares personal success stories of overcoming clinical depression, burnout and unexpected crisis. His award-winning blog, “Movies That Motivate: The Adventures of Motivatorman” has been featured in The Washington Post and The New York Times. Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos.com and Toronto film critic Richard Crouse have contributed to Emmanuel’s first book “Movies for Motivation: How to Stay Strong in Your Life & Career” available on Amazon Kindle.
Emmanuel has written a motivational column in Zoomer Magazine and quoted by Disney Studios in a TV promotional of a major motion picture. Speaker clients include: TD Canada Trust, Investors Group, Doctors Without Borders, Royal Ontario Museum, Ontario Ministry of Finance, Lululemon Athletica, Schulich School of Business and The Art Institute of Boston.
For over 25 years, Emmanuel has inspired audiences, clients and fans with his award-winning, uplifting illustrations, writing, photography and original music. His first company, Crackers World Communications has been featured on CityTV’s Fashion Television, CBC Radio and Canadian Learning Television’s Career Moves. His debut music CD, Rain of Angels garnered two top 10 tracks on Galaxie CBC Radio’s New Age Instrumentals Category. Emmanuel’s passion for helping others is matched only by his love for movies, delicious foods and vanilla bean lattes!