Harley Blakeman inspires people to lead with conviction by taking ownership of their past and their future. He battled with depression, opioid addiction, prison, and the stigma of being a convicted felon. After being released from prison He knew the odds were against him. That was until he made one simple decision. To take ownership of his past and his future.
Harley is now a proud alumnus of The Ohio State University with a professional career as a Production Manager for a Fortune 500 company. Outside of work you can find him pursuing his passion of using business practices to address social issues. Harley self-published his first book, GRIT: How to Get a Job and Build a Career with a Criminal Record in May of 2017. The book has sold over 2,000 copies