As a magician and New York Times crossword puzzle constructor, David Kwong has delighted and confounded audiences worldwide. A TED Talk favorite, Kwong regularly speaks to companies about the principles of illusion: the science behind influence, leadership and getting a step ahead.

 

Kwong was the head magic consultant for the magician heist film “Now You See Me,” and is currently the secret code advisor on NBC’s “Blindspot.” Kwong studied the history of magic at Harvard.