Daymond John is one of the most beloved sharks on ABC’s Shark Tank.
But before he was worth $250 million, John started FUBU in his mother’s house in Queens, New York. When he first got the idea for a new clothing company, his mother taught him how to sew and allowed her house to serve as the business headquarters.
In other words, John didn’t come from wealth—he scratched and clawed his way to mega-millionaire status. John gave some advice to entrepreneurs like him on NJTV: