Rahfeal "RahGor" Gordon
"YOUR LOCATION IS NOT YOUR DESTINATION" - RAHFEAL GORDON
Rahfeal Gordon has come a long way from his hardships of being homeless in the streets of Newark, New Jersey – U.S.A. Now, Rahfeal "RahGor" Gordon is recognized as one of the top international orators and leadership advisors for world leaders and global entrepreneurs who seek to effectively impact the global community through business, education, and politics. For over a decade, RahGor has been leveraging the core fundamentals that promote productivity and success. His lectures, keynote speeches, workshops, and books provide in-depth strategies in the areas of personal development, global leadership, and entrepreneurship to those aiming to achieve success. RahGor's key insight into culture development for business and organizational leaders makes his impact on an individual's personal and business performance highly effective.
International Award Winning Entrepreneur
Rahfeal’s stellar resume begins with the establishment of his first successful company, Infinite Productions, while attending Arts High School in New Jersey at the age of 15. The company mission was to develop events that provided unity within the high school and college campuses.
In 2001, Rahfeal established his first non-profit organization entitled “Team Infinite (T.I.)”, on the campus of Montclair State University and Bloomfield College. In addition to the success of Team Infinite, in 2005, he established the Rahfeal C. Gordon Scholarship Foundation. The Scholarship is designed to benefit high school and college students with average grades, but exhibit exceptional business acumen and entrepreneurial spirit.
In 2008, Rahfeal launched RahGor Motivations & Publishing, a company that provides global speaking platforms, management, consulting, and book publishing services for individuals who have powerful stories, testimonies or expertise in a particular field. He has written eleven (14) published books that focus on personal development and global leadership. Following the establishment of the RahGor brand, Rahfeal was tapped to be a featured entrepreneur in the AMC Theaters distributed film, TEN9EIGHT, produced by Award-winning producer Mary Mazzio.
Rahfeal released two new books entitled, “SKYSCRAPER: GOING BEYOND YOUR LIMITS TO REACH GREATNESS" and "ONE23: THE COMPELLING MEMOIR OF RAHGOR". He became the Global Ambassador of the International Hub in Oslo, Norway, which houses and provides resources for start-up entrepreneurs from 21 different countries. Rahfeal also co-founded the Voices for World Peace organization - A platform that brings together a diverse group of global leaders and youth to work in solidarity to eradicate issues such as extremism, terrorism, and inequality by sharing ideas and creating strategies to bring peace and unity to areas of conflict around the world.
Recently, RahGor became the founder and principal owner of Madison + Park, a full-service global branding agency that assists entrepreneurs, corporations, and global influencers with becoming leaders in their industry. He is the global mentor and advisor for The Queen’s Young Leaders Program, a program in the United Kingdom that was established by the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust in honor of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom lifetime of service to the Commonwealth. RahGor is the national board member for the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), an organization that activates the entrepreneurial mindset and builds startup skills in youth from under-resourced communities to ensure their success and create a more vibrant society.
RahGor will be releasing his next book, Leading Without Limits: How to Be A Global Leader and ONE23: The Documentary in select theaters in 2018.
International Award Winning Speaker
Rahfeal has been considered one of the most dynamic orators of this generation. He is an international award-winning speaker who has addressed notable audiences and has been recognized throughout the entire world. He has received high praises by many global organizations, Fortune 500 companies, colleges and universities.
Rahfeal has been featured on various national and international media outlets. Along with media features, Rahfeal has had many follow-up articles features about his motivational seminars, workshops, and global projects.
Awards & Nominations
Ernst & Young Entrepreneurship Award
NFTE Global Entrepreneurship Award
Mercedes Benz Global Entrepreneur Award
OppenheimerFunds Social Entrepreneurship Award
Black Enterprise Magazine: Top 100 Modern Men of Distinction
Entrepreneurial Spirit Award
Man on a Mission Award
NAACP Image Award Nomination as a Debut Author
NAACP Award for Outstanding Leadership
Paul Robeson Leadership Award
Fathers for Our Children Award
Thomas H. Kean Outstanding EOF Alumni Award