Rap mogul Joseph “Fat Joe” Cartagena, entrepreneur and investor from ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank” Daymond John, actress and entertainer La La Anthony and Basketball Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen were the headliners for this year’s 2016 World Conference that happened on February 3rd in Miami, Florida. The event welcomed more than 25,000 people who showed up at the American Airlines Arena who are striving entrepreneurs looking for new strategies for converting their company spending into profit. SHOP.com President and CEO JR Ridinger commented on how many more business men and women are becoming aware of the power of Shopping Annunity, which allows shoppers to earn some of their own money back while boosting the company’s revenue. It was a very successful conference that provided lots of insightful and interesting information that could potentially change many businesses around the world.
Joseph Cartagena, better known as “Fat Joe” is an American rapper from the Bronx in New York City. He has been active in his career since 1992 and is the winner of the 2005 Top Soundtrack of the Year from the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards thanks to his song titled “What’s Luv?”. Daymond John is the founder and CEO of the hit clothing brand “FUBU” and is currently one of the regular sharks on ABC’s show, “Shark Tank”. John is also a New York native and is a popular catch for speaking at many entrepreneur and finance themed conferences and events. La La Anthony has been an entertainer for many years, but got into the film industry in 2001 where she played a character named DJ in the movie “Two Can Play That Game”. She is also a New York native and has been in a number of television series too, like “Direct Effect” and “Total Request Live”. The final speaker of the event was retired professional basketball star for the Chicago Bulls Scottie Pippen, who had a very successful 21 year career in the NBA. The six-time NBA Champion also participated on Team USA in the 1992 and 1996 Olympic games, bringing home two gold medals.
The four celebrities were a hit earlier this month at the 2016 World Conference in Miami, Florida, and aside from the exciting information that went on at the event, many people were thrilled to hear from some of the most recognizable people in the country.