Carthage College and the Business and Professional Coalition will welcome businessman, investor, television personality, author, and motivational speaker Daymond John for a virtual engagement highlighting his successful business career and his expertise in goal setting and self-motivation.
Mr. John is a co-star on ABC’s smash hit Shark Tank, two-time New York Times Best Selling Author, brand expert, founder and CEO of FUBU, and presidential ambassador of global entrepreneurship.
From his role on Shark Tank to his distinguished status as a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship, Mr. John has become globally recognized for his commitment to promoting and supporting entrepreneurs. Mr. John Initially made his mark as the entrepreneur and branding expert behind the groundbreaking lifestyle brand, FUBU, which has eclipsed more than $6 billion in global retail sales by capitalizing on the then-fledgling hip-hop culture. FUBU was undoubtedly a key development for the streetwear market, which today is a $20 billion industry.
With his dynamic presence and more than 25 years of proven business experience, Mr. John has become one of the most highly sought after speakers in the country. He is regularly featured at Fortune 100 companies, conferences, universities, and independent businesses alike. Whether speaking about entrepreneurship, marketing and branding, financial literacy, or goal-setting strategies, Mr. John’s high energy presentations give audiences relatable advice and practical takeaways.
The event will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 9, at noon via Zoom and is free and open to the public. To register, please visit https://www.carthage.edu/business-professional-coalition/.
This event is made possible by the Sam and Gene Johnson Distinguished Visitors Program.