Brandon Williams


Brandon is on the front lines when it comes to motivating, educating and empowering athletes, entrepreneurs and executives on the importance of creating a winning culture.  Through his experiences as a NFL player, Entrepreneur, Author and Sports Commentator he has learned how to succeed and thrive despite the interceptions that life often deals unexpectedly.  His purpose in life is to share the principles that have helped him build a successful post-NFL career.

Upon leaving the NFL in 2010 Brandon began a broadcasting career with the Big Ten Network and ESPN radio. Brandon has worked with and interviewed 100’s of Athletes and Entrepreneurs to find out what it takes to build transformational leadership qualities.

He is the founder of VentureDraft, the first conference to bring Athletes, Technology and Venture Capital together.  In 2012, his team brought together over 200 companies, 20+ pro athletes and 9 VC’s from across the country.

His book - Millionaire Mindset – 7 Principles Athletes Need to Gain Financial Freedom - is enhanced with essential principles to give aspiring professional athletes, and current professional athletes, the tools to create a blueprint for financial freedom. Brandon’s success formula? Passion + Purpose = Success.

Brandon is happily married to the lovely b. Marcell and they have four talented children: Jaydn, Peter, Brielle and Blake. They reside in Madison, WI.