Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval CEO and President, respectively, of the Kaplan Thaler Group; Authors of "The Power of Nice" and "The Power of Small"

Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval are CEO and President, respectively, of advertising agency the Kaplan Thaler Group ( The Agency has been ranked by industry publications as one of the fastest-growing in the U.S. and is touted for its breakthrough creative and immediate results. Responsible for such pop culture icons as the Aflac duck and the “Yes, Yes, Yes” Herbal Essences campaign, the Kaplan Thaler Group’s clients include Procter & Gamble’s Dawn, Swiffer, Cascade and Aussie brands, Champion, Continental Airlines, Pfizer, U.S. Bank, NAPA AUTO PARTS and Wendy’s.

Linda and Robin have also co-authored three national bestsellers: BANG!: Getting Your Message Heard in a Noisy World, THE POWER OF NICE: How to Conquer the Business World with Kindness, and their newest collaboration, THE POWER OF SMALL: Why Little Things Make All the Difference.