James Sweasy was born and raised in Louisville Kentucky. He was a serial entrepreneur with 15 years in active addiction and one day lost everything became homeless. James lived in a homeless shelter/recovery program for one year while he got his sobriety back and he had to start his life over. James started posting videos about his personal journey from hell into addiction recovery and he quickly became a viral hit. He is the owner-operator of Digital Influence. His large social media following has followed his journey and now James is traveling the country and speaking to others to help them find the gift of recovery. Currently a national keynote speaker, author, entrepreneur, podcaster, and social media influencer. James is one of the most recognized names in addiction recovery. He lives in Kentucky with his wife and two beautiful daughters.