Grant Cardone, often been called as The Entrepreneur of 21st Century, is an entrepreneur and also an author. Cardone has published seven books on business and sales up to date. His first book, Sell To Survive was published in 2008, followed by The Closer’s Survival Guide, If You’re Not First, You’re Last, The 10X Rule, and his latest book, Be Obsessed Or Be Averaged in 2016.
Cardone started his career in the automobile sales even though he studied accounting at McNeese State University. He worked with Freedom Motorsports Group Inc. and was the CEO there.
In 2010, Cardone developed a reality TV series called the Turnaround King for National Geographic Channel and quickly shot to his fame. He was named as the #1 of the “25 Marketing Influencers to Watch in 2017” by Forbes.
In 2010, Cardone was awarded the McNeese State University Distinguished Alumnus Award. And he holds a real estate portfolio valued at about $350 million, running a few multi-million dollar businesses including The Cardone Group, Cardone Enterprises, Cardone Acquisition, and Cardone University. Besides that, Cardone helped promote Dianetics and Scientology by sponsoring the NASCAR drivers through one of his automobile companies, Freedom Motorsports Group.
Through his Cardone University programs, Cardone became known worldwide for his Information Assisted Selling system. His clients include many Fortune 500 companies such as Google, Twitter, Amazon, Facebook, Motorola, Ernst And Young, Kawasaki, BMW and much more. He also developed an App called the Close the Sale App to help sales people boosting their results. Apart from that, Cardone also created his own channel called the Grant Cardone TV aiming at entrepreneurs and business people.