Layden Williams (@LaydenWill) is a Roanoke, Virginia native. Best known as his days as an athlete Layden has always strived for more to ensure he is not defined by the game of basketball. He is creative who writes and produces content that pushes culture in a forward direction at ALL times. He’s the bestselling author of Beyond the Game and produces a monthly speaker series titled ‘Gem Flo’– a panel discussion that focuses on the intersection of sports, business, music, hip-hop culture and pursuing your passion projects. As a lover of all things, creative Layden Williams is only in the beginning phase of expressing his ability to invoke thought and inspire the pursuit of all dreams. The Marathon Continues.