MINT MAG Spotlight: Tré Thomas
Quick Facts about Tré Thomas
Founder & CEO of BRWNBYO Collective
Hometown: Houston, TX / Opelousas, LA
School: Southern University A&M College
Hobbies: Cooking, Running, Music, Social Events, and Collecting Polaroid Memories
Favorite TV Shows: Martin, Fresh Prince of Belair, and Charmed
Favorite Book: Charlottes Web
Favorite Quote: “Be nice to everyone because you never know whose door you will have to knock on” – My Granny
Tré Thomas a native of Houston, Texas by way of Opelousas, Louisiana is a graduate of Southern University A&M College. An advocate for leadership, Tré is an active member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., NAACP, The NHPC, and many more lifelong organizations. Coming from humble beginnings, Tré has never let his upbringing hold him back from his dreams. After undergrad, he earned his Master of Communication Science and Disorders becoming the first black male to earn the recognition of his class and most recently a Master of Fine Arts.
While maintaining his higher education, he has moved up in the professional ladder earning direct supporting roles for Rev. Al Sharpton, Sean Diddy Combs, Creative Services / Talent Relations at Viacom, plus many more and now serving as Chief of Staff to Lori Harvey at Lori Harvey Enterprises while running his talent Relations workforce agency BRWNBYO Collective Agency, LLC where he is the Founder/CEO. At a young age, he knew entertainment would be the field for him. Being involved in various performing arts programs in Houston, TX, he saw firsthand the rise of the Queen herself, Beyoncé! Being around her and the original Destiny’s Child lineup gave him an insight of the Hollywood lifestyle and he was addicted. Applauded for his contributions in talent management, operations, and strategy, Tré is focused on creating the number one space for black creatives and professionals in entertainment to be their authentic selves!