Robert Clancy is a creative visionary, #1 bestselling author, spiritual teacher and co-founder of Spiral Design Studio, LLC. At age nineteen, Robert had a divine spiritual experience that altered his life in profound ways. In 2012, he created the Robert Clancy – Guide to the Soul Facebook fan page, where he shares his divinely inspired thoughts, now followed by over 650,000 people worldwide. He is a sought after speaker, presenter and guest. Robert is also a regular contributor and weekly guest on Los Angeles KABC Radio's syndicated Late Night Health Radio show. His latest book Soul Cyphers: Decoding a Life of Hope and Happiness released October 2017 quickly became a #1 international bestseller.
Through his passion for exceptional design & innovative technology, he co-founded Spiral Design Studio nearly a decade ago to lead an award winning creative team in the evolution of major corporate brands, marketing & web development. Spiral Design is one of the largest full-service graphic design and web development firms in the Northeast. Spiral Design’s clients include dozens of corporations, educational & healthcare organizations, non-profits and startups, including Citi Group, Activision, Disney, Zales, The Home Depot, Best Buy, and American Airlines, among others
Robert’s first published work is The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Soul, an evocative collection of inspirational stories and transcendental journeys that will transform the way you think about community service while bringing deeper meaning to your career path and your life. His second book, Daily Downloads & Fortune Cookies from the Universe, offers inspirational thoughts within nine uplifting categories to help to center your spirit and encourage your compassion for humanity.
Balancing his corporate commitments with his lifelong compassion for humanity, Robert supports ongoing volunteerism within his business and his everyday life. His dedication to community — at both the regional and national levels — inspires his team and encourages professional leaders to step up and give back.
As early as age six, Robert committed his life to assisting others, whether volunteering, helping them to succeed or even just offering a friendly smile. Robert is a husband, father and 5th Degree Master Black Belt Martial Arts Instructor. Robert Clancy is a dedicated volunteer who completely embodies the spirit of service — a selfless commitment to helping others make a positive difference in the world.
Awards and Honors
NYS Small Business Development Center ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’
Gold Worldwide ADDY® Advertising Award
NYS Junior Chamber of Commerce “Outstanding New Yorker” for service to youth
Junior Achievement Ambassador Award
Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Outstanding National Seminar Chairperson
NYS Junior Chamber of Commerce Governor Award
The Business Review “40 Under 40” Award
Rensselaer Chamber “Van Rensselaer Award” for community service
5th Degree Master Black Belt Martial Arts Instructor