Biography of Daymond John - with ABC's Shark Tank and Founder of FUBU
From humble beginnings to a self-made multimillionaire with over $4 billion to date in global product sales and a starring role on ABC’s newest business reality TV show, Shark Tank, Daymond John is the personification of the American Dream. He continues to set standards of excellence while expanding his interests in fashion, branding, marketing, consulting, entertainment and beyond. This industry leader, best-selling author and ground breaking entrepreneurial expert has evolved into a highly sought after business and motivational speaker. See what Daymond John has to say in his interview with Fast Company.
As a dynamic business speaker with over twenty years of hands on proven business experience, Daymond shares the strategies that continue to bring him financial success. As Founder and CEO, Daymond steered FUBU from a mere concept to a global fashion powerhouse with annual retail sales exceeding $350 million at its peak. Utilizing many of the same tactics commonly used today, Daymond John pioneered the art of integrating fashion, culture, and music nearly 20 years ago. From his then unprecedented guerrilla marketing and branding techniques to the continuously innovative ways in which he uses social media, brand integration and his expertise on pop culture, Daymond remains a cutting edge business strategist.
Daymond teaches audience members how to apply his successful methods to a wide audience. As a motivational speaker, Daymond’s quintessential rags-to-riches success story of sacrifice, hard work, and perseverance as well as the unique and charismatic way he communicates it, will inspire any audience. “The Shark” Daymond John, will reveal how you too can live the American Dream.
Learn more about Daymond John in these interviews:
- The Wall Street Journal | May 17,2012
The WSJ's Lee Hawkins interviews Daymond John. Watch the video.
- Inc. Magazine | February 12, 2012
“Why I Invest in People, Not Companies” Read the full article.
- The Blog of Tim Ferris | April 7,2011
The Making of FUBU — An Interview with Daymond John.