Daymond John Biography and Wikipedia
Daymond John was born as 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.
Daymond John Age and Birthday
The American-born businessman, investor, and television personality, Daymond Garfield John, was born on February 23rd, 1969 in Brooklyn, New York City, United States. Garfield is 51 years old as of 2020. He celebrates his birthday on February 23rd every year.
Daymond John Height and Weight
Daymond who is an American businessman, investor, author and television personality measures a standing height of 169 meters which is equivalent to 5 feet 5 inches tall. He also weighs 72 kilograms which is equivalent to 159 lbs
Daymond John Family, Parents and Siblings
John was born in Brooklyn, New York City but grew up in the Queens neighborhood of Hollis. Daymond began working at the age of 10 when his parents divorced; one early job entailed handing out flyers for $2 an hour. There is no known information about the identity of his parents nor his siblings. This information will soon be updated.
Daymond John Wife and Children
John got married the second time to Heather Taras in 2018. The lovely couple has been blessed with a daughter called Minka Jagger. Daymond had two daughters from his previous marriage. The daughters are Destiny and Yasmeen. There is no known information about his previous marriage nor the identity of his then-wife. This information will soon be updated.
Daymond John Awards and Recognition
John is a New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling author. In 2015, President Obama appointed John as an ambassador to promote underserved entrepreneurs.
John has received numerous awards, including Brandweek Marketer of the Year, the NAACP Entrepreneurs of the Year Award (which he won twice), the Advertising Age Marketing 1000 Award for Outstanding Ad Campaign, the Essence Award, Crain’s New York Business Forty Under Forty Award, Ernst & Young’s New York Entrepreneur of the Year Award, the Brandeis University International Business School’s Asper Award for Excellence in Global Entrepreneurship, Details 50 Most Influential Men, and the Congressional Achievement Award for Entrepreneurship (which he won twice).
Daymond John Books
The following are books that Daymond as published:
- Display of Power: How Fubu Changed a World of Fashion, Branding, and Lifestyle
- The Brand Within The Power of Branding from Birth to the Boardroom
- The Power of Broke: How Empty Pockets, a Tight Budget, and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage, with Daniel Paisne
- Rise and Grind: Outperform, Outwork, and Outhustle Your Way to a More Successful and Rewarding Life
Daymond John Television Shows
The following are some of the television shows that he has been featured in:
- Shark Tank (2009–present) as himself
- The Game (2013) as himself
- The Real (2013) as himself, episode 3
- What Would You Do? (2014) as himself, Season 9 Episode 1
- Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014) as himself
- To Tell the Truth (2016) as himself
- The $100,000 Pyramid (2016) as himself
- Dr. Ken (2016) as himself
- All About the Washingtons (2018) as himself
- Billions (2020) as himself, Season 5 Episode 4
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