- Got his first taste of producing when he helped his Alpha Phi Alpha brother and friend Rob Hardy secure funding for his independent film.
- Founded the production company Rainforest Films with Rob Hardy, brokering deals with Blockbuster to release their independent productions.
- Named one of 10 Producers To Watch by Variety in 2007.
- Proposed to second wife Heather Hayslett on stage in front of 40,000 audience members at the 2013 Essence Music Festival.
- Founded Will Packer Productions in 2013 and moved its headquarters onto the Universal Pictures lot after brokering a 3-year first-look deal with the studio.
- Included on Ebony's Power 100 list in 2014.
- 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Limited Series: Nominee
- Nina Packer — Ex-wife
- Maya Packer — Daughter
- Nija Packer — Daughter
- Zion Bowles — Stepson
- Dominique Packer — Son
- Heather Hayslett — Wife
- Florida A&M University,Tallahassee, Florida, United States (BS in Electrical Engineering, 1996)
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