Washington, DC, and New York - May 29, 2012 - Dave Ramsey, personal money-management expert and popular national radio personality, will lead a Radio Show Super Session titled "Succeeding in this Economic Environment" on Sept. 20 at 9:30 a.m. The session will cover actions that radio stations can take to succeed in the current economic climate. The Radio Show, jointly produced by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), will be held at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas Sept. 19-21.
Ramsey's nationally syndicated radio program, "The Dave Ramsey Show," is heard by 5 million listeners each week on more than 500 radio stations and is streamed on Daveramsey.com. In 2009, he was honored with a prestigious NAB Marconi Award. His four New York Times best-selling books - Financial Peace, More Than Enough, The Total Money Makeover and EntreLeadership - have sold a combined 7 million copies.
By age 26, Ramsey had established a four-million-dollar real estate portfolio, but lost it by age 30. Using the wisdom he gained, Ramsey rebuilt his finances. In 1992, Ramsey founded financial counseling company The Lampo Group, which he developed into a multi-million dollar company and nationally recognized brand. Ramsey also created Financial Peace University (FPU) to help people erase debt and develop sound money management habits. One and a half million families have attended FPU classes at their workplace, church, military base, or community group. More than 10,000 educational institutions offer his high school and college curriculums. The "Dave Says" syndicated column is available to more than 17.5 million readers monthly.