Las Vegas, Nevada— January 7, 2021 — The Rugby Foundation (TRF) is proud to announce our newest member of our Board of Directors Brian Williams.
“Brian will be a great asset to The Rugby Foundation and to both our Board and programs by providing his strategic guidance in the esports world and integrating our initiatives to align with our partners and sponsors. His background in building IT platforms along with his ‘giveback’ mentality will help our community build strong long-term and viable platforms of engagement and support’ says Phil Klevorick TRF Founder and Chairman.
Brian is a husband of 13 years, father, entrepreneur and advisor. He is most passionate about providing pathways and pipelines for youth to reach true fulfillment in their personal and future professional lives.
His career has spanned multiple industries from construction to finance to gaming & esports. Over the past decade Brian has founded multiple brands including a commission free mobile stock trading platform as well as a world championship esport organization. He has worked with blockchain and technology companies where he helped establish investment protocols which led to successful fundraising campaigns as well as booking of $1M in contracts over a 9-month span. Brian is on the STEM Advisory Board in Clark County and works directly with several schools across the country providing them with social and emotional learning tools along with
gaming & esports curricula and services.
Through his esport adventures Brian has been fortunate enough to work with many influential people ranging from celebrities to governments. Brian has created a new youth-focused esport event with his partners at eFuse called The Combine. Already they have raised thousands providing scholarships to underserved youth through the gaming and esport communities. Brian is a published author and was featured in a Tencent Documentary on esports in the western world. Brian’s team won the AOV
Western World Championship in 2019 and has received invitations to the KRKPL, PUBG NPL, CDL Challengers as well as the WCG 2019 held in Xi’an.
Currently Brian is a founding partner in a producer services company focused on natural resources and commodities and is the CEO of an education company focused on providing social and emotional learning through gaming in the k12 setting. Together with his wife Yeonji they are the master distributors of the RxWater brand in the Las Vegas
Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area in California, Brian and his family now reside in Las Vegas Nevada where they are active in supporting the community through their work with RxWater as well as various charities, community partners and projects.