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Gary Brackett  

Former NFL Linebacker, Indianapolis Colts & Entrepreneur, Brackett Restaurant Group

Gary Brackett is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League. He played college football at Rutgers, and signed with the Indianapolis Colts as an undrafted free agent in 2003. Brackett played for the Colts for nine seasons, and won Super Bowl XLI over the Chicago Bears.

After leaving the field, Brackett went on to receive his MBA from George Washington University in the accelerated Executive Leadership program. He was an economics major at Rutgers and always had his eye on entrepreneurship. Soon after he graduated, he decided to explore the restaurant world.

Brackett is the proud owner of The Brackett Restaurant Group (BRG), which features notable brands like the Stacked Pickle, voted Indy’s #1 Neighborhood & Sports Bar by multiple publications & currently expanding its franchise ranks.

Gary has also been speaking consistently for the past 10 years, delivering various keynotes on leadership, personal development, and entrepreneurship to notable groups such as the NFL Player’s Association, Humana, True U, The Indianapolis Colts and many others.

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Gary Brackett has a true passion for public speaking. His enthusiasm allows him to reach those in need of encouragement and lead them in the right direction to achieve ultimate success. With determination and proper motivation, he believes that there are no limitations of what one can achieve. Gary's speaking style is to evaluate the needs of the audience and cater his message accordingly. He changes the way people think about challenges and how to overcome them. Gary motivates and encourages his audience by relating to their situation by thorough preparation . Gary conveys his real life experiences to inspire the audience to get out of their comfort zone, overcome adversity and maximize performance.

Gary is an entrepreneur rising to prominence by delivering high energy messages. He is asked to engage on a wide range of topics such as mentoring, assisting with general life skills, athletic training, business management, preparing for the recruiting process and overcoming obstacles. He sometimes provides intensive personal coaching to a select few that are wanting more "one-on-one" attention. If you are interested in learning more about the process of hiring Gary as a personal success coach, please click here to fill out the contact form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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