Portrait of GW Wright, a middle-aged Black man

GW Wright

Founder, Locker Room Agency – LRA


GW Wright is a sports industry insider. After spending over 10 years on the brand side in marketing roles at Beats by Dre, Apple, Moment, and Magic Leap, he founded the Locker Room Agency. The agency's mission is to help develop genuine relationships between sports talent, professional teams, league associations, and brands to help foster meaningful and beneficial partnerships.

GW earned his Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Morehouse College. He is an avid golfer, Scrabble enthusiast, and constant networker. A native Chicagoan, GW currently resides and operates his business in Los Angeles. Having a strong desire to give back to the community that raised him, GW plans to return to Chicago someday to launch a second career as a teacher or counselor in the Chicago public school system.


"Through MLKCH Dream Council, I will learn about community-based initiatives addressing the lack of access to basic healthcare in South LA."