How I Got A #1 Network Television Show (Scorpion), Walter O'Brien, TBJApodcast 392
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He’s one of the smartest people in the world. Hear how Walter O’Brien created a hit network television show based on his company, Scorpion Computer Services, Inc.

Walter O’Brien (aka “Scorpion”) is the founder of

 and a global think tank for hire that provides intelligence on demand as a concierge service for ANY funded need. Walter is the Executive Producer of the hit CBS-TV drama Scorpion with over 26 million television viewers that is inspired by his life. 

He was diagnosed as a child prodigy with an IQ of 197 and has mitigated risk for 7 years on $1.9 trillion of investments and has invented and applied Artificial Intelligence engines to protect United States war fighters in Afghanistan.

Scorpion has created over 150 unique technology inventions, is an Irish national coding champion and competed in the Olympics in informatics. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security certified Walter as being of National Interest to the United States and granted him an Extraordinary Abilities Visa EB1-1. Walter recently was recognized by the Fort Wayne Base Community Council and the Northeast Indiana Defense Industry Association for saving millions of lives and was awarded a Combat Infantry Badge and Battle Dress Uniform from Operation Desert Storm.


My firm has extracted a journalist who was held hostage in the middle east.

Think Like A Journalist Quote

“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.” –Albert Einstein  IQ 160

Success Quote or Tip

Point a view is worth 20 IQ points. –Steve Jobs.

Career Highlight

Walter has done a lot of military work.  Find out his career highlight and how it’s impacted others.

When It Didn’t Work

Top Tips Getting a #1 major network television show (Scorpion) based off my company

Listen to hear how Walter turned his business into the theme of a #1 network show.

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