In nearly a decade with Stand & Deliver, Ari has coached top executives at organizations such as Goldman Sachs, CBRE and BlackRock. He designs and directs leadership development programs, online and onsite, for companies such as American Express, Siemens and Philips. Ari co-developed Stand & Deliver’s Leading Diverse Teams curriculum and customizes team-unifying engagements and offsites for executive teams around the world. He draws on his successes as a performer, as well as his business experience, having founded successful start-up companies in education services and the arts.
Ari graduated from NYU with a dual major in History and Drama. He has been seen on several TV programs including CBS’ Blue Bloods and Person of Interest, Netflix's The Get Down, HBO’s The Deuce, and throughout season six of Power on the Starz Network. On stage, he has performed leading roles in musicals across the US and acted in nearly a dozen new plays off-Broadway in NYC. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and two sons.