David Montesano, company founder, authored Unifluence’s unique curriculum and narrates the six Unifluence series video sessions. Termed a “new breed” of college admission consultant by The Washington Post/Newsweek, David is founder of College Match a leading global educational consultancy that serves clients from offices in the US and London. Applying the techniques, tips and tools David has learned from 18 years of helping students gain admission to their first choice colleges, David has created Montesano Method, an award-winning college admission methodology that helps students identify their unique value that they may offer colleges through the admission process. David has helped thousands of students around the globe reduce their anxiety and gain control over the undergraduate application process. With 96% of David’s students winning admission to their dream colleges, David and his team win consistently high praise from students and their parents. David is author of the critically acclaimed book Brand U. 4 Steps to Get Into the College of Your Dreams and 10 Strategic College Admission Steps published by College Bound News. David’s work and publications give students and their families clear direction on how to prove their individual value and worth to colleges such as ways to identity your unique value and message, the process of differentiation, and the importance of using “The 3-Me” philosophy. David contributes to articles in US News & World Report’s “Best Colleges”, CBS Moneywatch Blog, Seattle Magazine, and Newsweek/Daily Beast and has appeared on CBS-TV San Francisco and radio shows and webcasts including, Michael Dresser Live and College Week Live.