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2. LeBron James – LA Lakers Forward, Continuing Co-Founder, SpringHill Company
LeBron James is no stranger to the sports industry, with the creation of his development of his digital media platform Uninterrupted. LeBron James and his team anchored by a business partner Maverick Carter, Ernie Ramos and Paul Rivera. James is a unique case study for athletes setting a blueprint and building a business off the field. Before LeBron played an NBA game, Nike offered him $ 90 million. Throughout his career, James has helped grow the Nike business with over $ 340 million in sales. Now James is building SpringHill Company with his partner Carter, developing several verticals including SpringHill Entertainment, Uninterrupted, and The Robot Company.