Golden Door Launches Speaker Series Videos Online

Inspirational Conversations that Expand our World Perspectives

Nov 05, 2015, 12:26 ET from Golden Door

SAN MARCOS, Calif., Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Golden Door Inspiration Speaker Series features interactive conversations with people highly accomplished in their fields. Videos of the series, similar to TED talks, can now be viewed on YouTube and the Golden Door website.

In keeping with the Golden Door commitment to improve mind, body and spirit, the speakers cover a broad spectrum: doctor of traditional Chinese medicine to photographer and documentary filmmaker; bio-intensive farmer to rock and roll bass player; psychologist and Holocaust survivor to global philanthropist; athlete to author; dancer and choreographer to vintage fashion arbiter to chef involved with the Slow Food Movement. Future guests promise to bring an endless—and endlessly fascinating—array of informative, inspiring narratives.

"Golden Door is grateful to the speakers who shared each week their accomplishments, their visions and their powerful messages with our guests," said Kathy Van Ness, General Manager and Chief Operating Officer. "We are pleased to engage brilliant minds in conversations that expand our understanding of the world and that motivate us, individually and collectively, to do good personally, professionally, with our families, our businesses, our philanthropies."

The videos run 15 to 40 minutes and include footage of a speaker's work or artistic endeavors along with a one on one interviewed conversation.

The series is available to the public on the Golden Door website,, and on YouTube at  

About Golden Door

The Golden Door experience empowers each guest to achieve a healthy mind, body and spirit. Guests relax, restore and refresh on a journey focused on personalized fitness, spa and nutrition programs, thoughtfully designed to meet the specific goals and needs of each individual. Located in a serene coastal valley between San Diego and Los Angeles, Golden Door is dedicated to preserving and enhancing the tranquility of the property. Nestled in 600 acres of nature, the resort features more than 30 miles of hiking and walking trails, mountains to climb, vistas to discover and a bamboo forest that gives voice to the wind.

As part of a custom-tailored program created for the overall health, wellness and fitness level of each guest, daily fitness options include hiking, outdoor adventure, aqua fitness, yoga, Pilates, dance and more. Golden Door guests are served farm-to-table cuisine that incorporates produce grown on the property, ensuring that it is fresh, wholesome, clean and flavorful. The renowned chefs are inspired by what is harvested each day, creating innovative culinary experiences to nourish the body.

The resort's accommodations are limited to 40 guests per week so that each person can experience the transformational energy of the Golden Door. Throughout the property, a curated Japanese art collection surrounds guests with beauty and history. The Zen Japanese gardens inspire meditation and inner focus. Guests relax in solitude in the gardens, enjoy luxurious spa treatments, and refresh in elegantly simple comfort as they travel their own personal journey. Relax, restore, refresh. The Golden Door is a way of life—revealing the best individual balance of healthy mind, body and spirit.

The Golden Door Foundation

Golden Door is passionate about the values and principles that we share with our beneficiary charities. We believe in changing lives. We believe that responsibility extends beyond our walls. As a show of support to those involved in making the world a more loving, more humane and more peaceful place, we have pledged 100 percent of our net profits from the resort to select local, national and international charities in support of their missions to help children.

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