LeBron James' most famous investments



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LeBron James' most famous investments

LeBron James' biggest investment is the one made together with his business partner Maverick Carter for the creation of SpringHill Company, a content production company such as films, documentaries, TV series and podcasts, which also includes the UNINTERRUPTED platform.

Last October James sold a minority stake in the company, valued at 725 million. Among the investors there is also RedBird Capital. James also invested in the Fenway Sports Group, which controls the Boston Red Sox of MLB baseball but also the Pittsburgh Penguins of NHL hockey and Liverpool in the English Premier League.

LeBron started with a 2% stake in 2011, but traded those shares for a 1% stake in the group. According to Forbes LeBron James has amassed approximately $ 500 million through record sales and other assets accumulated over the years.

The Los Angeles Lakers star owns three properties worth around $ 80 million. The first is the mansion in Akron, Ohio. In Los Angeles he has a mansion in Brentwood and one in Beverly Hills.

James is also one of the founders of the Ladder sports supplement company along with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Bec Wilcock.

LeBron is also an investor and testimonial of the Calm app, one of the best in the Sleep, Meditation and Relaxation category.

He is one of the investors of Blaze Pizza, a pizza chain. With an investment of less than one million for 10% of the company, that investment has now already risen to over 30 million.

LeBron has invested in Status PRO, an augmented reality and virtual reality company founded by Andrew Hawkins and Troy Jones, both former football players. Investors also include Naomi Osaka and Drake. He also invests in the famous Lobos tequila, which he also brought to the sidelines in an NBA game.

Lastly, the NBA star also invested in Lyft, a private transportation company.

Some trivials about LeBron

James is an active supporter of many charities, including the Boys & Girls Club of America, Children's Defense Fund, and ONEXONE.

He also founded his own association, called LeBron James Family Foundation, based in Akron, his hometown. He is also one of the producers of the television show The Wall. On 30 July 2018 he inaugurates a public school in his hometown of Akron, the I Promise School, to give a completely free study opportunity to children living in difficult conditions.

Starting from June 2019 he participates in the filming of Space Jam: New Legends, of which he is the protagonist and co-producer: the film is released in theaters on July 16, 2021.