Daymond John
Daymond John
Celebrated Name: Daymond John
Real Name/Full Name: Daymond Garfield John
Gender: Male
Age: 55 years old
Birth Date: 23 February 1969
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.69 m
Weight: 78 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Heather Taras
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Yasmeen John, Destiny John)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Daymond John Gay?: No
Profession: Businessman, investor, television personality, author, and motivational speaker
Salary: $4 million per month
Net Worth in 2024: $500 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Famous American businessman and author Daymond John is known for being a Shark Tank investor. He is also a motivational speaker and founder of the company FUBU. As of today’s date, he is working as the President of the company. He is also the founder of The Shark Group, which is entirely based in the New York City area.

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Early Life & Biography

Daymond John, whose full name is Daymond Garfield John, is a popular businessman of American who was born and brought up in New York, America. He was born in the year 1969, on 23rd February. His hometown is Hollis, a small village near Queens where he grew up.

Coming to his schooling, he completed his high school education at a catholic school in Queens. He was so good in his studies that he was offered a full-time job offer while he was in school only. The condition of the job was that he had to work on an alternative basis in a week.

It will sound astonishing, but Daymond never attended any college in his entire lifetime. He started doing business from a very early age so that he could start earning and support his family financially. He started his company FUBU and became a very successful CEO. He later became an investor and started supporting small businesses all around the globe.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 23 February 1969, Daymond John is 55 years old as of today’s date 12th June 2024. His height is 1.69 m tall, and weight is 78 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Daymond John With Wife Heather Taras
Daymond John With Wife Heather Taras

Coming to his personal life, he has been married twice. Daymond has not revealed the name of his first wife, but we have all the information about his second wife, whose name is Heather Taras. With her, he has one daughter named Minka Jagger.

He is catholic and goes to church almost regularly. He is dyslexic, and in 2017, he revealed that he was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. He went into surgery the same year, and fortunately, it was successful.

Daymond was once involved in a controversy with Louis Farrakhan where he posted a tweet regarding the funeral of DMX. After the tweet went viral, he had to delete it to keep him away from all the controversies.


Daymond John was so good in his studies that he was only offered a full-time position in that age. To support his family financially, he started his own company, FUBU, at a very young age. He began scaling his company to make it reach its height. To generate funds for his company, he used to work at Red Lobster with his friends Alexander and Keith.

He rose to public fame after he appeared as an investor in the American reality show Shark Tank. The show’s plot consists of real-life entrepreneurs approaching the sharks for seed funding. He appeared alongside popular business people like Mark Cuban and Lori Greiner.

Later in his career, he began collaborating with brands such as Pitbull and Miss Universe to market his own company. John is extremely good at negotiations and marketing his products. He was a regular speaker at AT&T’s History Makers Tour and the London International Awards every year.

His career highlights include appearing as a guest actor in the 2013 movie called The Crow. He is also the brand ambassador of Shopify. Coming to his career as a philanthropist, he is one of the board members of the NFTE events, where he has also appeared as a judge.

Awards & Achievements

Daymond John has won multiple awards in his career as a businessman and investor. Following are some of the accolades he received throughout his career:

  • 2x NAACP Entrepreneurs of the Year
  • Brandweek Marketer of the Year
  • Speaker at the Creative Liaisons Program

Net Worth & Salary of Daymond John in 2024

Daymond John Net Worth
Daymond John Net Worth

As of June 2024, Daymond John is worth $500 million, which he acquired being the CEO and founder of his company FUBU. He has also appeared in a few Hollywood movies, which added to his worth. Daymond is also an investor and supports small companies, showing that his net worth will increase shortly.

Daymond John, an American businessman, television personality, and author, is well-known for being an investor at the ABC show Shark Tank. He is currently working as the President of his own company FUBU and also as the brand ambassador of Shopify. He has also appeared in a few movies, making him a popular figure in the United States.




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