Jayaprakash Nagathihalli (born 18 September, 1965), also known as JP to his close friends and well wishers, is a multi-dimensional personality – he is an Indian television host, social media influencer/facilitator, motivational guru, mentor, trainer and a successful author, all rolled into one. He founded Transformation Unlimited and the Nagamma Foundation; he is also an active member of the Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI) and was the Convener, entrepreneurship development for ASSOCHAM.
Early life and education:
Jayaprakash Nagathihalli was born to NM Govinde Gowda and BS Nagamma in a village known as A. Nagathihalli in the Mandya district of southern Karnataka, India. After completing his initial schooling from the government primary school in A. Nagathihalli, Jayaprakash came down to Bangalore and got enrolled in Saraswathi Vidya Mandira and later on in the Bangalore Higher secondary school to finish his schooling. He completed his pre-university course from the BHS PUC College and then joined the Vijaya College to get his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) degree in 1985. He has also successfully got himself a Master Degree in Mass Communication & Journalism (2014), a Diploma in Business Administration (1988) and a Diploma in Journalism (1989).