Daymond Garfield John is an American businessman, investor, television personality, author, and motivational speaker. He is best known as the founder, president, and CEO of FUBU, and appears as an investor on the ABC reality television series Shark Tank. Based in New York City, John is the founder of The Shark Group.
|Born:||Daymond Garfield John, February 23, 1969, Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.|
|Residence:||New York City, U.S.|
|Occupation:||Businessman, investor, founder and CEO of FUBU|
|Known for:||CEO & founder of FUBU|
|Net worth:||US$250 million (2016)|
|Twitter:||Daymond John's Twitter profile|
About Daymond John
Entrepreneur and investor who founded FUBU and starred on the TV reality show Shark Tank on ABC.
He learned to juggle a full-time job while in high school, instilling in him a strong work ethic. He started a commuter van service after graduating.
He worked as a motivational speaker to help inspire potential entrepreneurs.
He had seven siblings growing up and was raised by a single mother in the Queens neighborhood of Hollis.
He persuaded LL Cool J to wear a FUBU T-shirt, gaining publicity for the brand.
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