International best-selling author of Harvard Effect, and co-recipient of an Emmy for Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media in the area of Social TV Experience in 2014 alongside childhood friend Joseph Gordon Levitz, and DJ for then Trump Harris Biden Fan Clubs. Les Brown Jr. appeals internationally to groups of all ages, inspiring his audiences to reach higher and to expect more of themselves in the serious pursuit of high hopes that define a lifetime.
His core original message is, “What’s the point of a Master’s Degree if you don’t have a master plan?” Recently named one of the top five speakers under the age of 40 in America, Les Brown Jr. knows how to deliver value for an audience every time. With motivational media of all types, he has helped the family business generate over $100 million in sales with a weekly reach of over two million people online in the area of personal growth and business development. In the words of Bob Proctor, star of the movie, “The Secret” and also known as the “Pope of Success Teaching”, “I saw Les Brown Jr. speak when he was about 15 years old, and he had the audience eating out of the palm of his hand.”
Les Brown Jr. has spent more than two decades crafting his unique message and delivery style and his infectious enthusiasm and vivid powers of description sweep along all those who hear him. The Los Angeles Clippers and Success Teens International awarded him the Humanitarian Neighborhood Alliance Award (HNAA) at the Staples Center specifically for his inspirational speaking work with young entrepreneurs and in 2017, after releasing his first book, he moved from Crenshaw and Slauson, CA, invested in higher learning and became a student at Harvard Extension School to study lessons and modern presidential leadership in Cambridge, MA.
Les Brown Jr. is proud to be a graduate of CEO Space International, named by Forbes as the number one private entrepreneurship club in America, a Board Member of Seminars on Demand, and faculty member of Inthetribe.io, alongside John King, author of Tribal Leadership, one of the top 50 best-selling business books of all time, Tom Gay, founder of Refer.com, and Brent Labbit, creator of WEVO Global.
LBJ is a staple in the self-development industry. He and his prestigious team of extraordinary leadership consultants are often called upon to provide presentations, seminars and workshops for universities, church groups and leading corporations. A few of Les Brown Jr.’s past clients include the United Nations, AT&T, State Farm Insurance, New York Life, Amway Global, CEO Space International, Herbal-Life, the Boys and Girls Club, the National Youth Achievers, UCLA, the NAACP and Harvard University. He has also shared the stage with such greats as the Dalai Lama, Gladys Knight, Richard Branson, Oscar award winner Mo’nique, Bob Proctor, Broadway Hall of Fame inductee and Tony award winner Ben Vereen, Sharon Lechtor, Star Search winner and comedic legend Michael Collier, Leena Patel, Bishop T.D. Jakes and his godmother, the late Della Reese-Lett, the first woman to host the Tonight Show for Johnny Carson.
With the ability to reach millions at his fingertips, LBJ is inspired to lead by example, consistently demonstrating a purposeful life filled with ‘giving back’ and making a unique impact. He is Chief Marketing Officer of Practical Strategies ltd, focusing on giving the next generation the tools to become the future world leaders. As a White House ambassador, Les Brown Jr., the youngest son of motivational icon and Toastmasters International Golden Gavel Award winner Les Brown, is working with the One Million African American Youth in the Park Initiative, started by President Obama, continued by President Trump, in collaboration with TVA Parks of Connect Central and the Hightower Family Foundation.
Since the age of 10, he has been speaking professionally and he has not slowed down for more than two decades. His personal goal is to impact and to inspire a new generation of high achievers while remaining focused forward on building the family business which trains emerging leaders to use their unique voices as a force for greatness.
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Founder of Jobenomics
Mr. Vollmer is the author and founder of Jobenomics, which deals with the economics of business and job creation. Jobenomics’ principal focus is on citizens at the base of America’s socioeconomic pyramid with special emphasis on minorities, women, youth, veterans and other hopefuls who want to develop a skill, career and start a business. The Jobenomics National Grassroots Movement has reached an estimated audience of 30 million people via media, website, blog, and lectures. Jobenomics’ website receives up to 30,000 page views monthly with the majority the viewers spending a half hour or more online and downloading ten e-books and ninety special reports. In 2018, Jobenomics launched Jobenomics America TV show. Today, Jobenomics has garnished wide-spread support for its economic, community, small business, and workforce development efforts. Two dozen U.S. communities started Jobenomics initiatives led by local community leaders.
Through the work developed with Tupac over two decades ago, Leila fuses creative expression, social medicine, and behavioral science. She holds over three decades of artistry, producing, community organizing, management, projects, and many titles to her credit. In addition to being the mother of four and a grandmother, she now dedicates herself full time to her non-profit organization AIM. Leila’s work has drawn from street culture as well as a transcendental understanding of art’s power to heal and improve emotional states and behavior. With the release of her heart education (emotional literacy) curriculum Leila will expand her speaking and training nationally and internationally to give people tools to heal from trauma, violence, pain and embrace their full potential as human beings and healthy members of society.
What do you do when your dad is one of the world's most recognized motivational speakers and you are working to inspire the next generation per his leadership? Well if you are John-Leslie Brown, the son of renowned top gun motivator Les Brown, you reinvent yourself as "H.I.G.H. H.O.P.E." and infuse poetry and rap into your inspirational mix! Brown aka H.I.G.H. H.O.P.E. has done just that and "Hope Moves Everybody Forward" is his debut single release on Bammin' Productions, Inc.
A truly innovative motivational performance artist, H.I.G.H. H.O.P.E.'s moniker is actually an acronym representing Hip Hop Intellectual Going Higher Helping OtherPeople Everywhere Soar. His single, "Hope Moves Everybody Forward" is a driving, poetic, rap-laced anthem that incites forward movement beyond just dance steps. Heavily influenced by his dad, H.I.G.H. H.O.P.E.S. flows with the same powerful command nurtured from his dad's legacy, fully incorporating self-reflection, positivity and direction into his lyrics. The single is produced by and performed with CEO of Bammin' Productions, Kennieth "BAM" Alexander, co-founder of the supergroup 1500 or Nothing and drummer and musical director for hip hop artist, Lupe Fiasco.
Under the tutelege of his famous dad, Les Brown, Brown began speaking at the age of ten, later becoming the highest paid teen speaker in America at age 14 and commanding audiences as large as 20,000. By the time he reached his early twenties, John-Leslie began sharing the stage and empowering global communities with pioneers in learning, business and entertainment such as Marva N Collins, the Dalai Lama, Della Reese Lett, Richard Branson, T.D. Jakes, Gladys Knight, Bob Proctor, Michael Collier, Ice Cube, KRS-ONE and Dr. Farrah Gray.
Now in his early thirties, John-Leslie Brown is still speaking internationally, captivating audiences with his concise but timeless message that "Hope Moves Us Forward." As H.I.G.H. H.O.P.E.S. however, his outreach digs deeper, tapping into the hip hop and youth culture. With over 300 original, self penned, transformational songs in his arsenal and his professional background of having given over 3000 inspirational speeches, Brown finds himself in a unique position to instigate mass positive change and empowerment.