Elite Interviews Daymond John

Elite Interviews Daymond John
Success
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

We had the honor to interview legendary entrepreneur Daymond John, the founder of FUBU currently known best as a panelist on ABC’s Shark Tank. A successful self-made branding mogul, Mr. John now embraces the assistance he can provide to other people chasing the same dreams by investing in the companies of aspiring entrepreneurs.

Daymond John was one of the driving forces who transcended hip hop from a street culture to a multi-billion dollar industry, creating a new lane of success for budding entrepreneurs across the world. Mr. John’s first brand, FUBU, has amassed over $6 billion in global sales, and continues to be one of the world’s most iconic brands.

Watch as he breaks down growing up in Hollis, Queens during the heyday of Run DMC to how he was able to make the leap to build his own brand and in turn, discover what characteristics he looks for in business partners and financial endeavors.

This is, without a doubt, one of the most compelling and inspiring interviews we have ever conducted, as Mr. John’s words really had an impact on all of us here at Elite. He is an inspiration for anyone who wants to achieve their dreams, and this interview should give some insight on how to remain focused and realistic in the quest for attaining one’s goals.

Elite.

Share Tweet
React
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Robert Gordon

Hailing from Queens, New York, Robert Gordon can be found running the World News section of Elite Daily or roaming NYC on photographic expeditions. A diehard sports fan who’s had his heart constantly broken by the Knicks and Mets, Robert can be seen donning orange and blue attire all throughout the city. Under the moniker Robbie Fingers, he creates visuals from music videos, to short films with his partner, ManuallFocus.

More In Success

Success Vivian Giang

The Most Ridiculous Things People Put On Their Résumés This Year

Being creative in order to stand out on your résumé can be a good thing; however, if you decide to be too outrageous, you may soon find yourself on this list. Since 1966, staffing firm Robert Half International has been publishing the most ridiculous things it’s witnessed on applicants’ résumés, applications and cover letters. These […]

Also On Elite

Ladies

When You Know, You Know: 4 Types Of Guys That Might Be ‘The One’ For You

Being in a relationship is difficult these days. You see, we’re humans, and humans are nurturing. Well, a few of us are — mostly the females. It’s natural for us to want love and affection straight off the bat, often because we crave reassurance. Females, whether they admit to it or not, enjoy being pampered. […]

Women

14 Instances Of Girl Karma That Will Always Come Back To Haunt You

There are certain things girls do that they think they can get away with — blatantly ignoring this little thing called karma. But while you think you are getting away with “murder,” your friends are more than aware of your behavior and so is the ol’ holy karma. They know you ate more than they […]