Darrell Bennett is a leading inspirational speaker, former attorney and creator of Come. Back. Swinging.™  He has been inspiring and encouraging audiences around the world, since he published his first book at 18 years old.

A graduate of Harvard Law School and Morehouse College, where he was valedictorian, Darrell has been featured on CNN, CBS News and the New Yorker Magazine and has spoken in over a dozen nations, including China, South Korea, Israel and Germany.  Over the years, he has served in several notable professional capacities: as an attorney, as a college professor, as a leadership program director.

His most recent book, Come. Back. Swinging: A True Story of Resilience and Redemption, is a moving testimony about his life.  In 2020, Darrell created Come. Back. Swinging.™, an organization dedicated to helping individuals, families and communities bounce back after loss, tragedy and crisis.  Our mission is to change the collective narrative by solving two historically interwoven challenges: sustainable employment and social equity.


Today, Darrell lives in New York City and is a partner in The B-Squared Global Group.  More information is available on www.DarrellBennett.com.  He is also a consultant at Pandologic, where he works with franchise owners and operators on technology solutions and strategies to solve their high volume hiring needs. 




Come. Back. Swinging.: A True Story of Resilience and Redemption (2019)

The Power to Think, The Will to Act (2012)

Daring to Be Different (2004)


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