Granger Whitelaw

I'm Granger Whitelaw, Media Executive, Inventor, Racer, Venture Capitalist & Philanthropist. I have four healthy children whom I adore and make each day worth living. I live everyday with a passion for life as if it was my last day on Earth - I hope you do the same.


Granger Whitelaw  is a multi-faceted professional with core strengths of Sales, Marketing, Mergers & Acquisitions & Corporate Development with a strong Finance and Operations background. Granger Whitelaw has successfully built & advised many businesses in Aviation, Racing, Entertainment, Technology and Real Estate, in the USA & countries around the world. Granger Whitelaw's passion is to see a vision executed and dreams fulfilled. Granger Whitelaw has raised over $400 MM for projects over my career and have seen many clients enjoy great success.

I also try to stay involved in charities and have provided support to the Homeless, Amber Alert, MIll Neck Manor School for the Deaf, and am currently suppporting charities for the Church for runaway children. The only way to make a differenc is to support those whom need help the most and are unable to defend temselves, I hope you all join me in these endeavors. 

 

 

Granger Whitelaw's Background

Granger Whitelaw's Experience

President at Social Media 123-4

January 2011 - Present | Florida

Corporate & Business Development. Pr, Marketing - bothTraditional and online. We use Social Media tools as well as traditional methods to grow your brand, business, sales and networks!

Co-Founder at Rocket Racing League

2001

Manage all day to day operations, set vision, raised capital, oversaw all technology development, partnerships, acquisitions etc.

Serial Entrepenuer at Various

January 1990

Advisor to companies look for Corporate development guidance, business development, sales, marketing and growth strategies.

President at Shuffleboard Records

April 2008 - December 2010

Record label focusing on Youth music.

Managing Director at BlueCar Partners

January 2001 - February 2008

Venture Capital Structuring, Investment and Advisory.

EVP Sales & Marketing at CoreCommerce

1999 - 2001

Oversaw all Sales/Marketing & Corporate Development

CEO at EOCNET.com

1998 - 2000

Wrote legislation, financial structuring, re-location services, sales, corporate development, strategic partners, etc.

Founder at Whitelaw Racing

January 1995 - 2000

Indy Car partnerships, sponsorship, marketing & support. Team member: 1996 Indy 500 Winner with Buddy Lazier. Team member: 1997 Indy 500 4th with Buddy Lazier. Team member: 1998 Indy 500 Winner with Eddie Cheever & Rookie of the year winner & 5th place Robby Unser. Team member: 1999 2nd Place with Jeff Ward and Rookie of the year winner & 5th place Robby McGehee. Also worked on teams from 1991 with Walter Payton, Dale Coyne, Team Xtreme, Jaques Lazier and others. Sponsor of Amber Alert 300, Kentucky Race.

COO & Advisor at Fashion Planet

January 1995 - 1997

Fashion Planet started by one of my dear friends, Burkhard Hoene whom has now passed, was ahead of its time. A website created for all things fashion; we built it into a fantastic site and then rolled a magazine out of it, also named Fashion Planet.

CEO Motion Picture Divison at Kalorama Studios

September 1992 - November 1994

Acquired, built out and ran the Film Division of this Sound Stage & Studio, at the time the largest on the East Coast. Some productions here included; Peggy Sue Got Married, The Pelican Brief and "enough is enough" by MTV with then President Bill Clinton.

Partner at Angers - Whitelaw & Co.

1989 - 1991

Partner

Granger Whitelaw's Education

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

1985 – 1989

International Trade & Marketing


Ladue Horton Watkins High School

1981 – 1985

CODASCO


Granger Whitelaw's Interests & Activities

Flying, boating, auto racing, golf, martial arts, sporting clays, tennis, pool, beach and Hot Fudge Sundaes.