Son of Ray Charles & Seasoned Financial Advisor
Raye Charles Robinson Jr. is a seasoned Financial Advisor with Fraser Financial Group / Mass Mutual in Beverly Hills California. He is an alumnus of Whittier College where he majored in Business Administration and Economics. He is an accomplished entrepreneur, award-winning author, award-winning film producer, and international lecturer. He’s also the son of the legendary entertainer, known worldwide as Ray Charles. His riveting 2010 memoir, You Don’t Know Me: Reflections of My Father, about family life as the son of the beloved music legend was the winner of a 2011 NAACP Image Award eclipsing competitive nominations including memoirs from statesman and political leaders, Nelson Mandela and Condoleezza Rice. Read More >
"Michael is an engaging and entertaining speaker who grabs an audience from the first word. He is easily able to tailor remarks to resonate with any group and his business experience and story are impressive as he continues to evolve. Michael’s style is high energy, witty, often outright funny and always informative. We invite him back every year to talk to a group of entrepreneurs and we’re never disappointed."
"Michael’s candor and sense of humor are major crowd-pleasers. He has passion and a dynamism that keeps attendees on the edge of their seat. Michael’s entrepreneurial experiences are meaningful and highly motivating for young upstart entrepreneurs. His talks leave everyone feeling inspired to improve their way of working."
"Michael has presented several times to the MindShare class of CEOs over the years. His story and presentation continue to captivate the audience. As a young entrepreneur who attained incredible growth and success, he has a perspective few others do, and he shares it very articulately. Michael is always very open to engaging individually with others before and after his presentations."