The legendary Bruce Johnson is known as a multi-award-winning business personality. He is a mainstay in many professions, but most of all- he’s known for his altruistic work with the “yet to be privileged.” Mr. Johnson uses this terms in an enduring way because he believes everyone has challenges and greater things to come are possible and attainable. Out of this belief stemmed the 1000 Men Empowerment Group, which assists men, women, and children in transitionwww.1000meninblackhouston.org
Johnson’s acclaimed accolades include the recipient of Houston’s First Annual Secret Society Media & Business Award, recipient of a 40 40 Influential Leader Award, and a Proclamation from Senator John Whitmire- to name only a few. Prior to these recent accolades, Mr. Johnson was the recipient of the 2011 Black Achiever's Awards. Johnson was also the 2013 Martin Luther King Grande Parade spokesman and host, and has been recognized by Larry V Green, ESQ. (Houston City Council Member District K) for his contribution to the Houston Community.
So, who is Bruce Johnson and why is he such a pillar of industry?
Mr. Johnson is a well-known professional speaker whose foundation platform is “Harboring hope, fostering possibilities.” His message translates well across the world and can be molded to meet different and diverse demographics. Everyone from incarcerated felons and work program-bound individuals to high-school students through executive level decision makers will learn and, most importantly, be inspired when attending one of his interactive speaking engagements.
Additionally, Bruce is a “go to” media resource, with recent appearances on Telethon 55.5 ICN International Television , KRBE 104.1 Mary Kennedy, Around H Town as a Guest Speaker, and a featured guest on KCOH Radio 1230 AM. His efforts have also been covered by Houston’s local ABC affiliate.
From an event standpoint, Bruce Johnson has done it all. He hosted the 1000 Men in Black Houston alongside Stedman Graham. He also hosted the First Annual Secret Society Media and Business Awards. 2015 is proving to be a busy up and coming year for Bruce as he is also participating in the McDonald’s Sing Your Way to 50k event sponsored by host The Horseshoe River Dome Casino. He is also spearheading an signature series event title “The Power of Your Life” tour.
In addition to his professional persona, Mr. Johnson owns several entertainment credentials. He has performed at the Grand Sierra Hotel & Casino in Reno, Nevada in his one-man Big Band show “An Evening of Jazz.” Bruce also worked on several James Hudson and Show Time Productions. Besides the critically acclaimed - "A Family That Prays Together," Johnson has also starred in "What About the Children" Johnson also starred in an Independent film that open at the San Diego film fest "Queenie - Priestess of the Ghetto" written and directed by Kevin Norman. He was also featured in a commercial that aired, via CBS, during The number 1 Game Show Price is Right. Johnson also was in the hit stage play Church Girl, which stared Robin Givens written by Angela Dunlap. Currently, Bruce Johnson is represented within the entertainment industry by CTI -Celebrity Talent International Agency.
Bruce Johnson was raised in Houston Texas and currently resides Houston, Texas and is available for travel anywhere in the world .
2015 Media Non-Permissions Sound Bite: “2014 was an awesome year for me. However, 2015 has new adventures planned that I am yet to be made aware of. I must walk into with Grace and the knowledge of how to empower myself, and others, to better move toward a greater tomorrow – after all, this Life is all I have.. I can’t borrow Yours .”