Entrepreneur and TV personality Daymond John at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater. 

John, the fashion industry pioneer behind the rise of the clothing brand FUBU, is a “shark” on the four-time Emmy Award-winning ABC show “Shark Tank,” as well as a New York Times best-selling author, branding consultant and motivational speaker.

As “The People’s Shark”, Daymond has made an impact on hopeful entrepreneurs, as well as millions of weekly viewers, through his relatable story and journey to success that continues to both motivate and inspire. His relentless pursuit to educate future entrepreneurs has reached beyond the borders of the U.S., as well, and he was recently named a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship.

John spoke at 7 p.m., on Feb. 25 at the Wes Watkins Center for International Trade Development.