Bradley "Brad" Williamson


This is the personal site of Bradley "Brad" Williamson - Adventurer, Explorer and Treasure Hunter. Mr. Williamson has traveled the globe from the Great Wall of China to the Pyramids of Egypt.

Bradley Williamson has also searched for, located and recovered Sunken Treasure from numerous shipwrecks. Brad Williamson has explored the legends of Pirate Treasure and even Lost Gold mines in the Superstition Mountains.  Brad and his expeditions have been included in Books, Magazines and film.


This Section includes photos and informationExpeditons Bradley Williamson about many of  Bradley "Brad" Williamson's expeditions for Buried Pirate Treasure, Sunken Treasure, War Treasures, Inca Gold, Lost Egyptian Treasure and Lost Cites, etc.

Photo Gallery:

Photos from Bradley "Brad" Williamson'sBradley Williamson Egypt Expeditions, Adventures and Quest for lost and Sunken Treasure. The photo is of Brad at the entrance to King Tut's tomb at the valley of the Kings in Egypt.




Captaining Research Vessels in the Gulf in responseNews Bradley Williamson to the Deep-water Horizon oil disaster to the many philanthropic endeavors of Bradley Williamson


Life Motto:

Warrior Creed

Bradley Williamson CrestWherever I go, everyone is a little bit safer because I am there. Wherever I am, anyone in need has a friend. Whenever I retun home, everyone is happy I am there.

Professor Humphrey

Life Motto:

Follow Your Dream

Brad Williamson Crest"Follow Your Dream" was the motto of my adopted father and mentor and I continue to live by it. Insisto Vestri Somnium (Latin: Follow Your Dream)

Bob "Frogfoot" Weller

Life Motto:

Live Life - No Regrets

Bradley Williamson CrestDon't Live in Fear. You have one chance at life so live it to the fullest.Sky Dive, Scuba Dive, Run with the Bulls, etc. Live Life - No Regrets

Bradley "Brad" Williamson

The site of Bradley "Brad" Williamson - Adventurer, Explorer and Treasure Hunter

Recent Updates and Headlines

Filming with Philippe Cousteau for New TV Show, Speaker - Princess Cruise Lines, Recent Photo Shoot, Filming About Pirates, Future of Medicine Conference

Captain Bradley Williamson has been the Chief Executive Officer of several highly successful

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Bradley Williamson doing Beach Dive on Shipwreck.
companies and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Treasure Expeditions Corporation, and is also the CEO of his nonprofit research foundation Inmortalitatem Research Foundation. The foundation focuses on stem cell research, biochemical and biomedical research along with genetic engineering. More information is available at his Personal Facebook, Treasure Expeditions Facebook and Linked In sites. In addition Brad freely volunteers his time as a speaker and advocate for several non-profit organizations ranging from nationally known and recognized non-profits such as ARC. ARC is Advocates for the Rights of the Challenged, both physically and mentally challenged children and adults. Brad also volunteers his time and goes unescorted into maximum security prisons and jails to talk with the inmates and share his experiences to try to get the inmates to turn their lives around.

Brad received his Bachelor of Arts and his areas of study were Business and Languages & Linguistics. Bradley Williamson studied French, German, Spanish and primarily Japanese. He is also familiar with Mandarin Chinese and Arabic. During his college years Brad earned Honors and was awarded The National Deans List and was also a member of the National Honor Society and Charitable organization Phi Theta

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Bradley Williamson with 80 pound silver bar recovered from a shipwreck. This photo was from one of his speaking events for charity - ARC (Advocates for the Rights of the Challenged)
Kappa. Mr. Williamson then went to Washington D.C. and attended George Washington University to work on his MBA in International Business, where he maintained a 4.0. However, he realized his true passion was in medicine and he is now currently finishing up a degree in Biotechnology, studying medicine and working towards his MD in Internal Medicine and is also interested in pursuing his PhD in biochemistry and genetic engineering.

Brad has also traveled extensively on many of his adventures and Treasure Expeditions, from the Great Wall and the Forbidden City in China to the Sphinx and Pyramids in Egypt. This background enables Mr. Williamson to create, manage and successfully operate projects in any country or culture.

Brad has been certified and diving for over thirty years and currently holds dive certifications with the following dive agencies: PADI, NAUI, PDIC & SDI which include Open Water, Advanced Open Water, Rescue Diver, Dive Master, Dive Supervisor and Instructor. Bradley Williamson is also certified in Nitrox through PADI, NAUI, PDIC and SDI. Mr. Williamson is also a Master Diver with specialty

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Brad on expedition in Egypt in front of Sphinx and Pyramids.
 ratings in: Night Diving, Wreck Diving, Deep Diving, Equipment Specialist and Search& Recovery. His is currently training in extreme deep water diving using Tirmix , and has done dives to around 300 feet on mixed gas. Brad did most of his dive training under US Navy Commander Bob Weller. Bob was one of the co-authors of the US Navy Dive manual which every dive agency such as PADI and NAUI based their dive programs. Also Brad trained under John Fine, one of the highest ranked and respected recreational divers in the US. John was also a close friend of the gentleman who taught the famous underwater explorer, Jacques Cousteau, how to dive.

Bradley Williamson is a US Coast Guard Certified Captain with his six pack OUPV Coast Guard Captain's license and his 50 ton Master Captain's Coast Guard License. In addition he passed the FBI background security clearance and is under the Department of Homeland Security.

Brad apprenticed, dove and worked with Bob "Frogfoot" Weller who is recognized as one of the highest regarded and extremely successful treasure hunters. Bob was also a Commander in the US Navy and was a

Gold and Emerald Cross
One of the many Treasures found by Bradley Williamson, a Gold and Emerald Cross
 member of the famous UDT Team 1, which was the forerunner for today's Navy SEALs. Bob is also the author of numerous books and the magazine, Treasure Quest. Bradley Williamson worked with Bob for over 15 years on many projects and recovered a multitude of treasure and valuable artifacts. Mr. Williamson dove and recovered treasure from: Nuestra Senora de la Regla(1715), Santo Cristo de San Roman(1715), Nuestra Senora de la Nieves(1715), Nuestra Senora del Carmen(1715), Nuestra Senora del Rosario(1715), San Martin(1618), Spring of Whitby(1824), Nuestra Senora de la Margarita(1622), Unknown Cannon Wreck(1715), Winchester(1695), San Jose(1733), Alligator(1822), Angustias(1733), Sueco de Arizon(1733), San Felipe(1733), Chaves(1733), El Infante(1733), San Francisco(1733), El Rubi(1733) and a member of the expedition to locate the San Fernando(1733), etc.

Bradley Williamson has also done international projects in the Bahamas, Canada and was a member of the expedition for one of the most valuable sunken Spanish treasure galleons, the San Jose (1708), Columbia, Fools GoldSouth America.

Brad and his Expeditions & Adventures are the subject matter of two production companies who have been filming for television and Mr. Williamson is also an advisor for major motion pictures and recently worked with Warner Brothers on the extremely successful motion picture "Fool's Gold" which included the cast of Matthew McConaughey, Kate Hudson and Donald Sutherland. Brad has also worked with National Geographic Magazine regarding Shipwrecks, Treasure Hunting and Archaeological projects

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Brad in China at the Great Wall.
 around the world.

Brad Williamson has also appeared in numerous books such as, Shipwrecks of Florida by Steve Singer, Galleon Alley by Bob Weller and Treasures of the Spanish Main by John Fine and numerous other books. Brad's company and website TreasureExpeditions.Com was included in the New York Times Best Seller, Deep Blue by Kate Martin. Mr. Williamson and his adventures have been the subject matter of numerous periodicals, newspapers and magazines, such as Treasure Quest Magazine, Lost Treasures Magazine, Plus Ultra, Scuba News, Scuba Magazine, etc. Brad has also worked with National Geographic Magazine. Brad has even been followed internationally and has appeared in periodicals such as the national newspaper of Spain.

Sky diving, snow skiing, jogging, scuba diving, weight training, reading, mountain climbing, playing the guitar and marital arts are some of Brad's hobbies, Mr. Williamson currently trains several days a week for several hours a day in the art of Krav Maga, the combat art of Israel's IDF and Massad agents and the preferred combat art of the CIA, NSA, US Air Marshals and all the special ops units such as the Navy Seals and counter-terror units.

Bradley Williamson is often contracted and requested to oversee and manage local and international recovery projects. Brad has been in charge of numerous extremely successful Treasure Hunting, Shipwreck Recovery and Private Sector Archaeological projects. All of the projects Mr. Williamson has been involved in are always held to the highest marine and land archaeological standards.

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Brad using four tanks of mixed gas for a 300 foot cave dive.
Brad is also an often requested speaker. Currently Brad is already contracted for numerous speaking engagements for his exciting presentations regarding his many successful adventures and quests for Lost Treasure, Sunken Treasure and Archaeological projects. Also Brad is often requested as an inspirational speaker recounting his triumph overcoming a tragic childhood, trouble with the law in his early years, and numerous other challenges. Brad took control of his life and turned it around and became a college graduate with honors, world traveler and adventurer, successful treasure hunter (finder), successful business owner, writer, speaker, subject of TV shows, father of a great boy, creator and owner of several non-profit organization for the benefit of children, etc.

NOTE: In the crest There is honorary reference given to Bob "Frogfoot" Weller, Brad's "adopted" father and mentor, the crossed anchors is reference to Bob's company Crossed Anchors and Insisto Vestri Somnium which is Latin for "Follow Your Dreams" which is what Bob always encouraged Brad to do.

Bradley "Brad" Williamson - Adventurer, Explorer and Treasure Hunter

Bradley, Brad, Williamson Banner and Crest - Brad Johnson


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Bradley "Brad" Williamson - Adventurer, Explorer and Treasure Hunter