Biography

Entertainer/Influencer:

Lamarr Wilson, a charismatic Lifestyle Influencer known as the "CEO of Unboxings", has been captivating audiences since 2008 with his unique blend of humor, insight, and authenticity. With a social reach of over 3 million followers, Lamarr has carved out a niche as a trusted voice in the digital space. His journey began in technology consulting, but he quickly discovered his true passion for educating and entertaining through the Internet. In 2011, he made the leap to full-time content creation, a decision that has since shaped his dynamic career.


In 2021, Lamarr made a strategic shift from regular widescreen YouTube to focus 100% on short-form vertical video, a move that has proven incredibly successful. Since then, his audience has doubled in size with no signs of slowing down, demonstrating his ability to adapt and thrive in the ever-evolving digital landscape.

Host/Commentator:

As an accomplished host, Lamarr has lent his talents to a variety of platforms and shows. He's hosted "Socially Awkward" and "YouTube Weekly" for Mashable, shared his culinary insights on an LA restaurant review episode for Zagat, and even co-hosted the first episode of "Takei's Take" with George Takei, which won a Webby award. His hosting portfolio also includes work with Google, Microsoft/Xbox, and the "What's Trending" show, among others.


In addition to his hosting roles, Lamarr is a seasoned commentator, regularly sharing his insights on Xbox & Playstation online panels with SummerFest, the Daily Tech News Show podcast, and his own social channels. His commentary is sought after for its blend of entertainment and expertise. Moreover, Lamarr is a renowned product showcaser, having been hired by key companies such as Warner Bros, Microsoft Xbox, Sony Playstation, Nintendo, Taco Bell, Oreo, and many more. His unboxing and product showcase videos are a staple on his social channels, earning him the moniker "CEO of Unboxings."

Past/Future:

Before his rise to Internet fame, Lamarr worked in consumer tech sales and as a K-8 school Tech Coordinator and Consultant. He also ran a successful PC building/selling business from his home. Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, Lamarr now calls Los Angeles, California home. His journey from tech sales to becoming the People's Voice Webby Award Winner in 2014, and his successful transition to short-form vertical video content, is a testament to his adaptability, creativity, and dedication to his craft. Whether he's unboxing the latest tech gadget or sharing life hacks, Lamarr Wilson continues to inspire and entertain millions around the world.