H360 Capital | Partner
Pearson is a Partner at H360 Capital. He leads the firms Product investments
Fenorris Pearson has lived a dream. He became a VP at two Fortune 50 companies, Dell and Motorola, before the age of 40 after humble beginnings in Tuskegee, Alabama. He is also an accomplished speaker, national best-selling author, award winning entrepreneur, and innovation expert.
In 2010, after a successful career at some of the largest companies in the world, Pearson founded Global Consumer Innovation, Inc. GCI is an innovation company specializing in equipping investors with the information they need to make better decisions on new products, services and inventions. This unique tool also helps entrepreneurs and corporations analyze business concepts by providing a funding readiness score. The tool is set for release in 2011 and will redefine how multi-million dollar funding decisions are made. Recently under Fenorris’ leadership, GCI won the Business of the Year award from the office of Texas Governor, Rick Perry.
Prior to taking the leadership role at Global Consumer Innovation, Fenorris served as Vice President of Consumer Innovation at Dell, Inc. There, he was responsible for more than 300 employees across 4 continents. While at Dell, Fenorris helped lead the strategy around several new concepts with revenue potential ranging from $300-$500 Million. One of these concepts recently hit the market and received warm reception and critical praise in the summer of 2010.
Before joining Dell, Pearson served as Vice President of Global Organizational Development at Motorola. While at Motorola, he collaborated with the President and Executive Vice President to lead the reorganization of a 27 billion dollar business. Fenorris defined and delivered Motorola’s first High-Performance Framework, designed to build sustainable performance and organizational capability.
Mr. Pearson has a Master’s degree in Organizational Development from Benedictine University. An avid philanthropist, Fenorris currently serves on three boards: The Alonzo Mourning Charities in Miami FL with NBA great, Alonzo Mourning, Austin Black Chamber of Commerce, and Imagine Schools of Central Texas in Austin TX.
Fenorris’ first book, “How to Play the Game at the Top” has reached #2 on the Amazon.com Best Seller List in the Business Motivation category.
Fenorris believes that in life, “you become what you believe” and at the end of the day, no one else but you can control what you make of yourself.