Excell La Fayette, Jr. is the author behind “I” Matter:11 Keys to Excellence–Inspirational Journal Guide to Excellence and Success. He has been referred to by colleagues and industry professionals as the “Billion Dollar Man,” and was a recipient of the Minority Business News (MBA) Magazine’s Billion Dollar Roundtable Award. Former Professional Bull Riders (PBR) Stock Contractor for nearly five years. As an Owner, he had a bull in the PBR Finals for three consecutive years and two years in the World Finals.
Excell is a specialist in corporate and community relationship building; business consulting; motivational speaking; avid photographer; leading others in their spiritual growth, a community leader, and a certified professional life coach. He is an impactful, insightful, corporate executive with 18+ years of progressive responsibility in Business Development, Supplier Relations, Supplier Diversity, and Procurement for a major Fortune 500 Company. Excell led procurement oversight with Walmart Stores, Inc. for over $3 Billion from diverse suppliers during tenure as Supplier Diversity Director in the early stages of their supplier diversity initiatives.
Excell is a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma and a graduate of Langston University in Langston, Oklahoma, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Broadcast Journalism. He is a graduate of Faith Bible Institute in Monroe, Louisiana, with a Bible College Diploma, and a Certified Professional Life Coach from the International Coach Federation (ICF).
The real purpose of this inspirational journal guide is to operate as an instrument for “You” the reader to visualize that “I” Matter. Create a mindset by using the 11 Keys to Enhance Your Thinking, as building blocks to take action to achieve your ultimate dreams and goals. This inspirational journal guide outlines key points to excellence and success.