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Hajj Flemings

Title: CEO/Founder of Brand Camp UniversityHajj is a leading brand strategist; speaker and tech entrepreneur that travels nationally inspiring people and brands to build, launch and grow their ideas.Hajj was featured in CNN’s Black In America 4: The New Promised Land: Silicon Valley which was viewed by over 1 million people. The documentary chronicled the journey of Hajj and 7-other entrepreneurs from around the nation as they lived in Silicon Valley launching their startups.He also founded the Brand Camp Conference in Detroit in 2008 and expanded it to Boston and New York. He recently co-founded Student Ventures to teach middle and high school students about entrepreneurship and technology.His client list includes: Walt Disney, Pitney Bowes, Pfizer, the Detroit Lions, the U.S. Department of Defense, Iowa State University, University of Michigan - Ross School of Business, Davidson College, University of Detroit and more. He has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, Mashable and CNN Tech Money on the subject of startups, digital technology and branding.Twitter: @HajjFlemingsWeb: http://hajjflemings.com Hajj E. Flemings, ‘The Brand Man’ is a dynamic, energetic speaker, author, and transformational trainer who connects with his audience to challenge people to reach their hidden potential. His mission is to be a voice that inspires, drives, and compels others to greatness, enabling people, businesses, and brands to create their signature.Hajj is the author of The Brand YU Life, Re-thinking who you are through personal brand management. Hajj’s message on personal brand management is a universal one that translates gender, race, age, religion, and politics. He takes the time old concept of branding, turns it 180 degrees, and changes the lens from a consumer to a producer’s vantage point. He travels nationally enabling leaders, employees, ministers, entrepreneurs, students, and sales teams to convert their fears into fuel for their passion and their brand. Hajj has taken his creative nature and passion and created a graphical design firm, Broken Chains Design Group (BCDG). His clientele includes General Motors Minority Dealers Association, Skechers Footwear, Lear Corporation, George C. Fraser (Power Networking Conference), University of Detroit-Mercy, Davidson College, Michigan Technological University, and churches. BCDG’s creations have been featured in BlackEnterprise.com, GQ, Men’s Health, Details, and Slam magazines.Hajj, a collegiate athlete turned adjunct lecturer at his alma mater, Michigan Technological University, teaches personal brand management from his book, The Brand YU Life. He also has a MBA from Lawrence Technological University. He resides in Michigan with his lovely wife Kasandra.Check me out on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lU55BXks2XU"Flemings has offered profound insights for personal development thru the application of brand principles. The result is an important book for anyone in or outside of the corporate world, who seeks to grow as an individual. A good read and time well invested."

William H. Osborne
President & Chief Executive Officer
Ford Motor Company of Canada, Ltd“Hajj is a very bright and creative young man with an awesome vision. With his understanding of brands and branding he has developed a successful design firm. As he extends his reach through his latest endeavor of personal and corporate brand management, he is an individual people will want to hear. I am confident with his book, “The Brand YU Life” he is on the cutting edge of enabling people, businesses and brands to create their signature.”

Robert Greenberg
Chairman, Skechers USA