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Meet Willie

Willie is a speaker, entrepreneur, businessman, author and philanthropist. Together with his wife, they own several successful businesses. Prior to starting his own business, Willie worked in corporate America for 17 years. 12 years as a Financial Adviser and six of those years in management.

Willie has spoken for over 20 years on topics related to Entrepreneurship, Success, Financial Literacy, Overcoming Obstacles and Spirituality.  Willie speaks to many businesses, schools and non-profit organizations across the U.S.

Willie is the oldest of two children raised by a single mother. He lived in public housing in the inner city neighborhoods of Birmingham Alabama.  The family spent numerous days and nights without heat or electricity. Willie has never met his biological father or his paternal or maternal grandparents. As a kid, Willie was bullied relentlessly because of his appearance and a speech impediment (stuttered). His relationship with his stepfather was hard. His stepfather often verbally abused him to the point that Willie threatened to kill him at the age of 13.

Today Willie has become a successful business owner, motivational speaker, investor, philanthropist, husband, and author. His first book is titled, An Upward Journey “Finding Success In Life”. He is currently working on his second book. This book details his journey away from religion and toward spirituality and how it helped him to become successful. 

Willie’s combination of life experiences and education make him the ideal speaker on the topics of Creating your own Success, Overcoming Obstacles, Entrepreneurship,  Financial Literacy and Spirituality.

He is a proud member of Toastmasters International, an associate member of the National Speakers Association and Member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated.

He served on the board of directors for Ivy Prep Foundation and The L.E.A.D Foundation.

Willie is a speaker, entrepreneur, businessman author and philanthropist. Together with his wife, they own several successful businesses. Prior to starting his own business, Willie worked in corporate America for 17 years. 12 years as a Financial Adviser and six of those years in management.

Willie has spoken for over 20 years on topics related to Entrepreneurship, Success, Financial Literacy and Overcoming Obstacles.  Willie speaks to many businesses, schools and non-profit organizations across the U.S.

Willie is the oldest of two children raised by a single mother. He lived in public housing in the inner city neighborhoods of Birmingham Alabama.  The family spent numerous days and nights without heat or electricity. Willie has never met his biological father or his paternal or maternal grandparents. As a kid, Willie was bullied relentlessly because of his appearance and a speech impediment (stuttered). His relationship with his stepfather was hard. His stepfather often verbally abused him to the point that Willie threatened to kill him at the age of 13.

Today Willie has become a successful business owner, motivational speaker, investor, philanthropist, husband, and author. His book is titled, An Upward Journey “Finding Success In Life”. Willie is currently working on his second book. The book is about his journey away from religion and toward Spirituality.

Willie’s combination of life experiences and education make him the ideal speaker on the topics of Creating your own Success, Overcoming Obstacles, Entrepreneurship, Financial Literacy and Spirituality.

He is a proud member of Toastmasters International and an associate member of the National Speakers Association.

He served on the board of directors for Ivy Prep Foundation and The L.E.A.D Foundation.

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