Donny Deutsch joined the Board of Directors of The Michael J. Fox Foundation in 2002.
He is chairman of one of the nation's top advertising agencies, Deutsch Inc., a multi-billion dollar full-service agency whose clients include Microsoft, PNC, DIRECTV, Volkswagen, Go Daddy, Got Milk? and Dr. Pepper. He played host to some of America's most influential entrepreneurs and business titans on his long-running CNBC talk show The Big Idea. He has also authored two business motivation books, Often Wrong, Never in Doubt and The Big Idea: How to Make Your Entrepreneurial Dreams Come True, From the 'Aha' Moment to Your First Million. He played an integral role in politics as a lead member of the Clinton/Gore campaign team in 1992. Mr. Deutsch, alongside Star Jones and Dr. Nancy Snyderman, appears weekly on the Today Show's "Today's Professionals."
He is a graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and serves on the Executive Committee of University of Pennsylvania's School of Social Policy & Practice. Mr. Deutsch has three daughters and resides in Manhattan.