Willie Jackson is an award-winning keynote speaker, consultant and facilitator who helps leaders and organizations advance vital conversations that unlock connections across differences.
Willie’s belief in the transformative power of media to change narratives led him to found Abernathy, a magazine for black men backed by companies like Mailchimp, Atlassian and WeWork. In its four year run, Abernathy published 400+ articles and produced a series of curated events for diverse professionals across the nation.
Willie served as founding technical Lead of Seth Godin’s altMBA program for high-performing individuals who want to level up and lead, and CTO of The Domino Project, an award-winning (The Thomas A. Edison Marketing Award and Eric Hoffer Book Award) publishing company powered by Amazon.com.
Willie has been featured in documentaries (I’m Fine, Thanks), on HGTV (House Hunters International), and in print (Icarus Deception). A graduate of Florida State University (Information Technology), Willie splits his time between Oakland, California and New York City.