#399 Daymond John ABC's Shark Tank
January 13, 2014•82 min
As CEO and president, Daymond John guided FUBU to a staggering $350 million in revenues in 1998, placing it in the same stratosphere as such designer sportswear labels as Donna Karan New York and Tommy Hilfiger. We get an exciting and rare look into the mind of one the industry leaders in fashion! Daymond shares his incredible story, and helps our listeners learn how to make your vision a reality! Anna Jerstrom stops by the studio to help our listeners learn just how to start a business, how to keep it running, and maintaining great customer relationships, In 2009, she decided to leave her cushy Merrill Lynch job in London to move to Costa Rica to learn how to surf full-time. A year later, the former investment banker founded, Calavera a surf-inspired water wear brand that now has 10 bikini styles plus shorts and rash guards. Betty Liu is the anchor of Bloomberg Television’s “In the Loop with Betty Liu” (8-10am ET), a daily business morning news program that covers the opening of U.S. markets and financial, economic and political news from around the world. Liu also hosts the weekday half-hour program “In the Loop at the Half” at noon on Bloomberg Radio. Liu has interviewed numerous prominent newsmakers for Bloomberg including Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett, Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein, media pioneer Ted Turner and former General Electric Chairman and CEO Jack Welch.