Mentor – Brandon Shelton

Brandon Shelton


Seasoned strategy leader Brandon Shelton leads T2 Growth Advisors. Brandon has advised top corporate leaders, non-profit teams and small companies across North America and led large-scale strategy development and deployment projects since 2008.

His experience in the military, working for great leaders and leading teams himself, before and after 9/11, established his leadership foundation. Brandon was an Airborne Ranger officer leading teams in the US, Europe and Africa at both the tactical and strategic levels for nearly six years.

Most recently, Brandon was Head of Corporate Strategy & Planning for a $2.5 billion North American company Wirtz Beverage Group. Prior to Wirtz, Brandon led teams as a Partner at a boutique, strategy consulting firm and served as a bond trader at Bear Stearns during the Financial Crisis of 2008.

Brandon is a graduate of the University of Richmond with an MBA degree from Duke University. When he is not spending time with his wife and three daughters, Brandon is training for triathlons and ultra-marathons and supporting Veteran causes.
Professional goal is to serve in operational, financial or general management leadership positions that deliver transformational change, growth, and opportunity.

Specialties: General Management, leading cross-functional teams, strategy creation, deployment and support, analytics, financial analysis, business development, international integrations, transformation, start-up advisory.