Toan Lam is a talk show host, motivational speaker and storyteller passionate about inspiration.

“Everyone has his or her own unique power. It is our responsibility to find that power and use it to the fullest capacity we can in the service of other people.”

Forbes featured Toan’s words as their “Quote of the Day” from an article they published about his life and passion work. Toan has:

  • Co-host of “YOLO With ToLo”, one of the first live social media talk shows

  • Creator of TruthDare, a podcast that inspires individuals to find their truth

  • “Chief Inspirator” of Go Inspire Go (GIG), a multimedia platform that highlights everyday heroes to bring out and inspire the hero in all of us. GIG stories have appeared on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” Disney & Hallmark Channels, Yahoo and more.

  • Motivational speaker for organizations such as AARP, Coca-Cola and Rotary International

  • Filmmaker of “Caregiving: The Circle of Love,” a documentary featuring caregiving heroes in the Asian American community, produced in partnership with AARP

Articles, Publications, and Appearances

YOLO With ToLo Co-Host

YOLO With ToLo” is an innovative social media talk show on Facebook Live that “lifts and shifts” viewers through real-time conversation and crowdsourced wisdom.


Caregiving: The Circle of Love” documentary
-Producer of documentary on caregiving heroes in the Asian American community, sponsored by AARP
-Screening tour (San Francisco, Las Vegas, Berkeley, Philadelphia)

Planning for an Age-Friendly Future” podcast
-Producer of podcast for AARP on creating livable communities for people of all ages

TruthDare Podcast Host

The TruthDare podcast is a series of illuminating conversations with inspiring and engaging personalities about how they discovered their TRUTH and DARING listeners to pursue theirs.


Founder and Chief Inspirator of Go Inspire Go, a multimedia platform that highlights everyday heroes in an effort to inspire and help others discover the hero in themselves.