Speaker Biography

Danny Hughes

Creator of Athletes Influence, Partner - LOHASAdvisors, Co-Founder FWMG

Danny Hughes is one of the most sought after and in-demand strategic business advisors and social impact accelerators; consulting numerous social entrepreneurs and innovators, guiding family, private wealth and endowment funding sources dedicated to making an impact, and coaching champions and influencers aiming to leave a legacy beyond the game.

In 2003, he co-founded Broadlook Technologies and in the span of a decade, tens of thousands of global users recognized Broadlook as an innovation leader in real-time data crawling,parsing and aggregation to power leading recruiting and HR, B2B sales and marketing, and data service operations.  

Today, Danny is an active investor, sits on the boards of for-profit social ventures and non-profit endeavors, and commits his active consulting practice towards venture philanthropy and social impact entrepreneurship and endeavors.

He is a partner with LOHASCapital and Co-Founder/Partner of LOHAS Advisors, dedicated to helping social impact innovators in health, wellness, education, women empowerment, and affordable housing.  LOHAS Advisors works specifically with Family Offices and Foundations to identify direct and private placement, venture capital and private equity investments in socially responsible opportunities that matters most to them. 

Active projects include CDC Deposits, PremierDNA, Blue Mahoe Partners (Jamaica and Caribbean Growth and REfunds), First Affirmative, AfibAlert, Clear Current Capital, SGE, Adventures in Medicine, Arlington Healthcare, A Hero Foundation (Hire A Hero), George Group North and Building Blocks for Affordable Housing.  

Hughes is also the founder and co-creator of Athletes Influence creating both digital platforms and Keynote/Panels for leading financial and investor related conferences.  Aimed to elevate the social business,philanthropic and legacy building ventures of both active and former professional athletes and facilitate relationships with the alternative and impact investor communities to fund their projects and accelerate social change.   Danny is also co-launching Family Wealth Media Group that will capture, curate and distribute the original and partnered content that Family Office, Private and Sovereign Wealth communities are eager to consume in the alternative investments sectors of impact, A.I., real estate innovation, technology, medical and pharma sciences,health and wellness, gaming and esports.