Joseph Deitch is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, and an alumnus of Harvard Business School’s Owner/President Management Program. He is the founder and chairman of Commonwealth Financial Network, the largest privately-owned independent investment broker/dealer in the United States. He is also chairman of Southworth Development, a golf and resort real estate company. In 2011, he founded the Deitch Leadership Institute at the Boston Latin School. He has also been a Broadway producer and in 2012, he won a Tony Award as co-producer of The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess. Joseph Deitch shares his lifelong pursuit of wisdom and growth in an accessible, practical, down-to-earth gift to his readers. Elevate: An Essential Guide to Life (Greenleaf Book Group Press) is a celebration of life and the potential that exists for all of us. It provides both answers and insights as it links awareness and action, East and West, ancient and modern, spiritual and scientific. It offers a formula for turning frustration into fascination and provides a universal framework for what works and why.