Johnny is a Marketing Strategist and Executive Director of The ShineHard Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization that unifies black millennial leaders with a mission to close the racial wealth gap. Johnny’s work here has earned recognition by the Washington Wizards for outstanding leadership, Top 30 under 30 by HBCU Buzz, and Top 35 Millennial Influencers by NBT Talks.
Prior to ShineHard, Johnny sharpened his marketing acumen working for NFL sports agency, Paramount Sports & Ent. then spent the next four years studying and designing culture with Nike, Inc. Contributing to activations during the Super Bowl, NBA All Star, and World Basketball Festival.
A native of Petersburg, Virginia, Johnny is a decorated High School athlete, recently inducted into his HS Hall of Fame. Johnny attended Hampton University where he competed on the Men’s Track & Field while earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Management and a Master’s Degree in Marketing from VSU, respectively.
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