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Tommey Walker levels up Detroit VS Everybody for the next generation

Founder of Detroit VS Everybody Tommey Walker Photo Credit: Eric Payne for Steed Media

The domination of seminal clothing brand Detroit VS Everybody continues as VS Everybody is now a global brand. Founder and creator Tommey Walker launched Detroit VS Everybody in 2012 as a bold and necessary salute to his hometown. His clever designs and strategic collaborations receive ongoing accolades from fashion industry leaders and tastemakers.

With six (soon to be seven) retail stores in the Metro Detroit area, Walker reps the resilience that pushes the D’s resurgence.

On November 17, 2018, Walker will be honored as the Next Generation Entrepreneur at the sixth annual Sankofa Black Business Awards Gala in Detroit. Hosted by the National Business League, the event honors Black businesses and individuals
in the community that work tirelessly as civic and business leaders. Presented by Ford Motor Company, it will take place at the Motor City Casino, 6-9 p.m.

Rolling out spoke with Walker about his emerging empire and how he became a next generation entrepreneur. He advises aspiring entrepreneurs to “focus on what you do best.” He also revealed who inspired his creativity and what it means for him to receive the Sankofa Black Business Next Generation Entrepreneur Award. Check out our chat by clicking here.

Raquelle "Rocki" Harris
Raquelle "Rocki" Harris

As a passionate media presence, Rocki covers culture, entertainment, and relationships. Follow her on Facebook and Instagram @writedowntoit, and Twitter @writedowntoit3. She is also the host/producer of Rocki's Reality podcast (@rockisreality), where she facilitates unfiltered and unapologetic convos about culture, music and relationships.

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