San Antonio, TX – The NBA Hall of Fame member turned successful entrepreneur and Thrive15.com are empowering entrepreneurs around the world through solid business coaching. To date, Thrive15.com has subscribers – the team calls “Thrivers” – in 45 countries. As a basketball legend, David actually won two gold medals with the United States men’s basketball team and two-NBA championships as a member of the San Antonio Spurs. However, off the court, David and his business team have arguably been just as successful. He is joined by business coach Clay Clark.
Since being inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame, David founded and funded the creation of the $9 million Carver Academy in San Antonio, Texas. His non-profit school was named after the late great George Washington Carver as a way to provide both education and opportunities to inner city children in need. The school’s success has been phenomenal and action is being taken to open up many more charter schools within the San Antonio, Texas area.
Additionally, off the court, Business coach David has brought his “Midas touch” to the Admiral Capital Group. The team’s portfolio is now worth well over $250 million and is growing rapidly. The group’s investments include upscale hotels and office buildings, Centerplate, which is one of the largest hospitality companies in the world and Academy Sports, which is a lifestyle retailer with over 160 stores spread out across the United States.
David and Thrive15.com have teamed up to provide an online business education platform that teaches entrepreneurs, business owners and their team members the practical action steps, principles and systems they need to implement in order to achieve real business success. The disruptive educational technology company has training on search engine optimization, online marketing, leadership, sales, marketing, management, customer service, advertisement basics and nearly every other business related topic one can think of. The platform differentiates itself from other online education platforms in that the content is designed to combine gamification, practical education and entertainment all into one product. Thrive15 calls this edutainment.
As a way to show their continued support for the men and women who serve our country, Thrive15.com is providing free subscriptions to the website for all active, retired, and reserve members of the U.S. military and their spouses. For more information visit www.Thrive15.com.
Los Angeles, CA – Each year that famed National Speakers Association inducts a speaking legend into their prestigious Hall of Fame. In past years the winners have included legendary speakers such as the best-selling author Zig Ziglar. This list now also includes Jim Cathcart.
Throughout Jim’s career he has spoken to over 3,000 audiences and was actually named by Toastmasters International as their “Speaker of the Year.” Previous winners of this award include some of the biggest names in the world of speaking and self-help including; Dr. Stephen Covey, Tom Peters, Dr. Wayne Dyer and John Maxwell. Other past winners include the iconic Walter Cronkite and the famous Tony Robbins.
Since joining the disruptive Thrive15.com online business education platform, Jim has recorded hundreds of video segments on topics such as sales, marketing, management, leadership and how to actually become a professional speaker. Thrive15.com founder Clay Clark adds, “We are so honored and excited to have Jim on our team. This guy walks on water in my mind. It’s such an honor to be able to add someone to your team who is so iconic. I attended Oklahoma State University for a short period of time, and at that school his books, The Acorn Principle and Relationship Selling were required reading. That is amazing to me. It’s such as blessing for the Thrivers (subscribers) around the world to be able be mentored by a man with such integrity, wisdom and knowledge on these subjects.”
Since the founding of Thrive15.com, the company has been featured on PandoDaily, Forbes, Fast Company and the Entrepreneurs On Fire Podcast. Currently the company reports they have subscribers in 44 countries. Clark adds, “We are so excited to have subscribers in 44 countries and 1 planet that we know about. Without additional research we cannot verify that other planets are not listening and learning from Thrive15.com.”
Los Angeles, CA – The National Speakers Association Hall of Fame Speaker, award-winning speaker and bestselling author joins Thrive15.com as mentor partner. The disruptive online business education platform continues to add experts to their team in their quest to produce the world’s most effective business school experience at less than 1% of the cost of traditional business school education.
Jim Cathcart will be joining the team to teach sales, professional speaking, marketing, leadership, and management. Jim is considered by many to be the premier authority in the world of professional speaking and sales. Throughout his historic 39-year career he has spoken for over 3,000 audiences worldwide.
Jim has also received the prestigious speaking award given by the National Speakers Association, called The Cavett Award. Essentially the best speakers in the world come together and decide whom the best speaker in the world is. Previous winners of this award include the famous Zig Ziglar.
Throughout his career Jim has also received the “Speaker of the Year” award from the Toastmasters International group. Incredible past winners of this award include the legendary Tony Robbins, Dr. Wayne Dyer, Tom Peters, John Maxwell and Dr. Stephen Covey.
Business Coach Clay Clark adds, “Adding Jim to our team has been a big honor to me both personally and professionally. He is amazing. His book Relationship Selling was actually required reading at Oklahoma State University; so to have the privilege to interact with him on daily basis is unbelievable. His trainings have been nothing short of epic. His training on how to become a world-class speaker is simply the best training on public speaking that I have ever seen. If you are looking to learn about sales, public speaking or leadership you are going to find what you are looking for and much more up on Thrive15.com.”
Thrive15.com is the home of NBA Hall of Fame David Robinson and the former Executive Vice President of Walt Disney World® Resorts, Lee Cockerell