Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer

Class of 2001 - MKA

Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer is a performance coach and business growth expert. The founder of Grasshopper Strategies, Brandon helps individuals, solopreneurs and small businesses JUMP THE COMPETITION.

Brandon’s expertise sits at the intersection of individual performance, big picture business strategy, and motivation. For nearly 15-years, Brandon has served as a growth expert and performance coach for businesses and executives ranging from the Fortune 100 to micro-ventures across four continents. 

Recently, Brandon delivered a TEDx, “Embrace Your Inner Millennial” based on his five years of research into overcoming generational divides in the workplace and improving individual performance.

Brandon has been a featured contributor on international television more than 200 times and spent 2-years as a global news radio host based in Beijing, China. Beyond his career in business and news, Brandon has appeared as an actor on professional stages in the United States and China, in addition to serving as a director in numerous theatre projects.

After living on four continents and travelling to more than 50 countries, Brandon has found a universal truth: positive mindset equals success. His passion is to help people JUMP THE COMPETITION by setting clear goals, communicate with power, and land in the success they want.