College dropout out turned Designer & Digital Strategist for Fortune 500s, as well as a design educator, Brandon Groce, was doubted by everyone since he was young. Years later, Brandon has now proved everyone wrong, having worked with the largest and coolest brands in the world today, including: Adobe, Disney, Hilton, LG, Salesforce, CES and Dannon, just to name a few, helping them build their brand and increase their online sales.
Today, Brandon offers 1-on-1 and group coaching for creatives and individuals who want to build/grow a brand online and gain the attention their craft deserves. His coaching services are between 6-8 week boot camps focused on how to build a brand via Instagram, monetize your brand, and gain clients. In addition, Brandon also runs a podcast ‘Design Huddle’ with his Co-host Ryan Warrender, the Global Product Partnerships at Google and Instagram TV video series for designers who want to learn how to build their brand online, sell more, and progress in their career. Lastly, he also sells a course that helps creative entrepreneurs stand out amongst their competition, build their brand online, & increase their sales.
Brandon started his business because of his passion to teach and give back. While growing up, Brandon had a tough time learning and being pushed through America’s school system.
He was inspired to get into the design industry because of his obsession with solving large and complex problems for businesses and their customers. He loves to learn, build things, and teach. As Brandon began to become more proficient in his craft, he wanted to bring everything that he had learned and continue to learn, to those on the same trajectory as him. He wanted to create a community online that supported each other in their endeavors.
For Brandon, Mindset is EVERYTHING.
Building a brand takes time. According to Brandon, building habits, an environment, and schedule that keeps you happy, healthy, and full of energy to chase your dreams is the key.
Brandon differentiates himself by trying to make what he teaches more approachable and less confusing to those who want to approach or get started in the field.
One of his missions in life is to make design education accessible for all. This goes back to how he felt when he was younger, and struggled in school.
As an example to all, Brandon Groce has used his struggles, and turned it into a way to help others. Knowing what it feels like to be made fun of for not understanding something, he Brandon is striving to make sure that no one else has to feel that way, by making learning more accessible to everyone.