Being behind quality products is one thing, but scaling across industries is an even bigger feat. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 100 Coconuts (@100coconuts) After building his name in tech with apps such as SongBooth, Gregory Lowe II took a leap into consumer packaged goods (CPG) by launching 100 Coconuts in 2019 — marking it as the first Black-owned coconut water brand.
Sep 28, 2022
A rising football star will now represent the Michael Strahan brand.
Sep 15, 2022
Michael Strahan’s time in the National Football League (NFL) proved why he is considered a legend in the sport. Since his time in the league, the former Super Bowl champion has managed to win across multiple industries. As a TV host, brand ambassador, and partner with multiple brands, Strahan is also the co-founder of Religion of Sports — a sports media company.
Jun 6, 2022
The latest Blue Origin flight for New Shepard made history not just for Jeff Bezos’ rocket company, but also for “Good Morning America” (“GMA”) co-host Michael Strahan. AfroTech previously shared that the launch was the first time a Blue Origin flight was set to operate at full capacity with six passengers. After the launch on Dec. 11 — delayed by two days due to inclement weather — Strahan became the first American journalist to travel to space, according to CNN.
Dec 13, 2021
Though many today know Michael Strahan for his hosting gig on “GMA” and “The $100,000 Pyramid,” he got his start in the National Football League (NFL.) As the defensive end for the New York Giants, he played for the team for 14 seasons and even helped them take home the Super Bowl in 2007 (Any Giants fan knows that this is an achievement in itself.) He also, according to Celebrity Net Worth, holds the record for the most sacks in a single season and holds the distinction of being a two-time NFC Champion and the 2001 NFL Defensive Player of the Year. In 2014, Michael Strahan was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. With so many accomplishments just as a football player — to say nothing of his accomplishments in the TV space — it’s no wonder that Michael Strahan has earned an impressive estimated $65 million net worth. In December 2021, AfroTech reported that Michael Strahan was going into space on Jeff Bezos’ third historic Blue Origin flight. “Blue Origin – they approached...
Dec 7, 2021
TV host Michael Strahan is going from live on-air to live in space. On Nov. 23, Strahan announced on “Good Morning America” that he will be one of six passengers to board Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin space flight that is scheduled for Dec. 9. Strahan shared with his co-hosts Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos that he has been in total preparation for the human spaceflight launch by getting fitted for his flight suit, testing out his flight seat and will soon be on his way to Van Horn, TX for more training. “Blue Origin – they approached me and they asked if I wanted to be a crew member and without hesitation, I said ‘yes,'” Strahan said on “Good Morning America. “I wanted to go to space!” Strahan continued: “It’s going to take a while, but I do believe it will bring a lot of technological breakthroughs and also innovations to us here on earth…and I just wanted to be a part of it.” Variety reports that the upcoming launch will be the first time a Blue Origin flight has operated at a...
Nov 23, 2021