Chris Balish is a nationally known keynote speaker on topics such as how to thrive in a down economy, active lifestyles, sustainable transportation, building green cities, sustainable development, promoting mass transit, bicycle commuting, and green living.
He is a seven-time Emmy Award winning broadcast journalist, television news anchor and reporter, a best selling author, and an on-air contributor for NBC’s The Today Show, MSNBC, and CNN. The first book in his How to Live Well non-fiction series, How to Live Well Without Owning a Car: Save Money, Breathe Easier, and Get More Out of Life, was on Amazon.com’s environmental best seller list and NPR’s best seller list.
Chris’s environmentally friendly lifestyle has been featured on more than 800 radio and television programs and in more than 140 magazine and newspaper articles. In 2007, Sierra Magazine named
Chris a national trendsetter.