Braynard ‘Bob’ Brown Joins H360 Capital as Partner

Mar 31, 2011   //   by admin   //   News & Updates  //  1 Comment

The former NFL player, and Corporate Lawyer Brings Business Development and Legal Expertise to H360 Capital

Charlotte, N.C. – March 31, 2011 – H360 Capital today announced that Braynard ‘Bob’ Brown will join the firm as Partner effective immediately. Brown will provide his unique skill sets and legal expertise to H360’s team of partners, and serve as the firms general counsel.

“Brown is quite simply one of the most impressive people that I’ve met in my life,” said H360 Managing Partner Hezekiah Griggs III. “His successful journey from playing football, to being one of the brightest lawyers in the country is a testament to what hard work, a disciplined mind, and a drive to excel, can do for each of us. A testament that I ultimately believe every entrepreneur can identify with.”

Bob played professional football in the NFL for the Cleveland Browns. After his professional football career ended, Bob obtained his law degree from Notre Dame.

After graduating from law school, Bob took and passed both the New York and New Jersey bar exams. He then practiced corporate law at the New Jersey based law firm of Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti, LLP. As a corporate associate, Bob handled legal matters for both privately held and publically traded companies. In a quest to be more on the business side of deals, Bob decided to obtain his MBA from Yale.

“I am excited about the opportunity to work with Mr. Griggs and the other partners at H360,” said Brown. “It is my intention to be very involved in H360’s endeavors, as I hope to fully implement my skill sets for the success of H360 and its portfolio companies.”

“Bob is a talented lawyer, and is the type of partner we have been looking to identify at H360 for some time,” commented H360 Partner Brian Peters. “I believe his addition to our team, makes us stronger, and provides greater value to the entrepreneurs we serve.”

In addition to his legal and business backgrounds, Bob is also a professional public speaker and speaks at high schools throughout the country. Passionately dedicated to service, Bob sits on the board for the Paterson YMCA, Black Alumni of Notre Dame and the “I Have a Dream” Foundation. Bob is also on the Notre Dame Law Advisory Council.

About H360 Capital

H360 Capital is an angel venture capital firm based in Charlotte, NC. The firm invests in early-stage start-ups with market-disrupting ideas. Innovation is considered key to H360’s investments, as they are typically new ideas that either change a market, or creates one.


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