For starters lebron made the bold decision to exit his mcdonald s endorsement and leave 15 million on the table in order to back startup franchise blaze pizza. Sometimes he delivers that wisdom with unconventional examples.
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Lebron james stock investments. Once you do and. The post warren buffett. Sources told espn that an investment james his business partner maverick carter and financial adviser paul wachter of main street advisors made for less than 1 million in 2012 in upstart fast casual chain blaze pizza has turned into 25 million.
Nike offered james a reported 90 million deal. And despite earning over 200 million in playing salary over his 17 year nba career much of. The lakers star who has always been outspoken about his love for wine has now shifted gears and joined forces with lobos 1707 tequila and mezcal.
Stephen curry lebron james and other nba champs are investing in start ups the choice to wait and see paid off big time. Four time nba champion lebron james had added to his investment portfolio by backing lobos 1707 a tequila company. With an estimated net worth of 450 million lebron james is one of the richest athletes on the planet.
It s one of the fastest growing restaurant chains ever and the value of the investment by james and his partners has soared from 1 million to 25 million. The wizard of omaha has always been generous about sharing his wisdom with the world. Tags sports business general mills inc lebron james from business journals antetokounmpo still among sportspro s 50 most marketable athletes but drops on list.
Seems basketball superstar lebron james is a soccer fan at least when it comes to money making investments. Lebron james gets 100 million investment to build media empire the king and his longtime business partner maverick carter have formed a new company with an unapologetic agenda. Back in 2011 james received a 2 percent stake in the liverpool football club a top tier english soccer team when james marketing firm agreed to a joint venture with fenway sports partners.
Lebron james and his business partners have turned another small investment into a fortune. What lebron james. While buffett makes a compelling argument against diversification you might be hard pressed to find a stock worthy of being called the lebron james of your investment portfolio.