Daymond John

Entrepreneur, Author and Shark Tank judge

Daymond John is one of the country’s most successful entrepreneurs as founder and CEO of the lifestyle brand FUBU, generating over $6 billion in sales to date. He also features as one of the stars of the ABC series Shark Tank, and is the author of the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-seller The Power of Broke in addition to his upcoming title, Rise and Grind. In 2015, Daymond was appointed as a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship under the Obama administration, focusing on promoting the importance of entrepreneurship across the globe. He is the recipient of over 35 distinguished awards, including Advertising Age Marketer of the Year, Ernst & Young’s New York Entrepreneur of the Year and the NAACP’s Entrepreneur of the Year. Most recently, Daymond launched Blueprint+Co, a co-working space for creative entrepreneurs and executives focused on educating, empowering and connecting like-minded, driven businessmen and women.

My Sessions

Rise and Grind: How Grit and Persistence Make the Difference

Yountville Community Center Generations Room

There are few shortcuts available to those of us who are working to make their dent in the universe, and even fewer know that better than New York Times bestselling author Daymond John. Daymond is the author of The Power of Broke and is one of the “Sharks” on ABC’s hit show Shark Tank. He […]