Diversity reboot

Brittany Willis
Brittany Willis
Summit Speaker

Small Business Expert & Founder, Protégé to Pro

Brittany Willis, MBA is an accomplished Fortune 500 leader with more than a decade of experience in corporate America. In addition to her corporate career, Brittany is the Founder of Eight28 Enterprises, LLC. As a part of Eight28 Enterprises, Brittany is a franchise owner for PJ’s Coffee of New Orleans. She opened the North Dallas location in February 2021. Most recently, Brittany launched Protégé To Pro, a digital destination created to arm entrepreneurs and career professionals with Fortune 500 knowledge. The first online course offering on Protégé To Pro entitled "So, You Want to Open a Franchise?", helps aspiring professionals evaluate if owning a franchise is right for them. Brittany has a B.A. from Vanderbilt University, where she graduated with Honors, and has an M.B.A. from the prestigious Sam Walton Graduate School of Business at University of Arkansas. Brittany has successfully lead corporate retail accounts valued at more than $300 million. Brittany is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She currently resides in North Dallas with her beloved husband and their fur-baby.