Al Roker brings to the podium the same charisma and sense of humor that have propelled him to number one in Americans' hearts. Whether emceeing events or delivering a closing keynote, his ability to improvise and sling out his legendary one-liners are a huge hit with audiences. Don’t Make Me Stop This Car-Al Roker reflects back on his childhood and the parents who inspired him to excel and talks candidly about his experiences as a working parent struggling to inspire the same values in his young family. Let a Smile Be Your Umbrella-Al Roker talks about the importance of humor and a positive attitude both personally and professionally and reflects on his television and business career. As Weatherman and a Host of NBC's Today show, Al Roker greets more than 30 million viewers each week as America prepares for work. A ten-time Emmy Award Winner, Mr. Roker’s daily encounters with visitors on the sidewalks outside Studio 1-A are a highlight of Today. One of the most famous national personalities of our day, Mr. Roker hosts the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Christmas Tree Lighting at Rockefeller Center, and The Rose Bowl Parade. In addition to his network duties, Al has carved out another successful career as an entrepreneur. His thriving multimedia company Al Roker Productions, Inc. (ARP) is involved in “All Things Al,” including the production of over 100 network, cable, home video, and public television programs. Two of his most successful projects include the critically acclaimed special on PBS about severe weather, Savage Skies, and Roker On The Road, a highly successful weekly series on the Food Network. He is also the best-selling author of Big Shoes: The Celebration of Dads and Fatherhood, Don't Make Me Stop This Car: Adventures in Fatherhood, Al Roker's Big Bad Book of Barbecue, and Al Roker's Hassle-Free Holiday Cookbook.