8 Sports Celebrities Turned Entrepreneurs

Sports celebrities in the eyes of the average man are like Hercules, they do the impossible but with the price.  While doing what they are passionate about their body has expiration date, so when that date comes sports celebrities are changing the sports field with business field – it`s same gladiator battle but with different shoes.

If you are sports fan you probably know that Kobe Bryan is successful entrepreneur having his own company and following his footsteps is CJ Anderson from Denver Broncos. CJ is not leaving the sports field yet but he merged the love for sports and business and invested in fitness company Tribe.fit.

To learn more how sports athletes are changing sports fields to entrepreneurs filed  and how CJ Andresen invested in accompany read the Huffington Post article, 8 Sports Celebrities Turned Entrepreneurs.

10 Tips For Using Influencers For Promoting Your Sports Brand

These days having a good product is not enough. People will need to know about that product and get familiar with it, that is why all the companies are spending resources to have catchy commercial.

However, with so many products and commercials you have to know how to reach to your audience, the secret lies in influencers. Influencers are people who are best known in their business, people that have many followers that are respecting the words and opinions about the product and reviews they have.

Thankfully, today we live in a world where technology is on our side and is helping us to promote our brands and products and one of those technology that can help you to promote your product is Tribe. Fitness personal trainers looking to make more money, grow their clients or run an online business it`s hard to accomplish all of that especially if you are at the beginning of your company.

Tribe on the other hand, is mostly used by Millennials, take part in fitness challenges run by your favorite trainers & athletes. Get fit with your Tribe and interact with your trainer in a completely unique experience.

Forbes magazine wrote article about 10 Tips For Using Influencers For Promoting Your Sports Brand make sure to read it and find out how to promote your brand.

8 Apps that Help You Stay Healthy While Growing a Business

Our body is our temple but our time is our money. In this busy world where we are stuck in the office for more than ten hours and we feel exhausted, little of us have time or energy to go to the gym. However, the way we threat our body now will reflect in future.

Being healthy and exercise gives your body and brain energy to work better and be productive. But, how to keep your mental health, how to exercise and still maintain your business?

Community Today wrote good article on this subject, 8 Apps that Help You Stay Healthy While Growing a Business.

Times has changed and fitness applications like Tribe saves you time by going to the gym while having the same fitness-trainer experience.

Threat your body with respect and handle with care.

12 Ways to Do a Fitness Challenge in Your Company

We all love to be healthy and fit, unfortunately in this business and busy life we don`t have time to eat properly and we have lack of time to exercise.
Using the stairs and We all love to be healthy and fit, unfortunately in this business and busy life we don`t have time to eat properly and we have lack of time to exercise.
Using the stairs and not the elevator means small exercise for your hearth, especially if you work in the office 40 – 50 hrs/week.
We are running to achieve deadlines and not running enough to achieve our health and wellbeing, but how to do that in business life and make a balance with fitness and work schedule?
Entrepreneur magazine wrote several suggestions how to motivate your employees and create a fitness challenge to keep your company active, make sure that your body is your temple means something.
not the elevator means small exercise for your hearth, especially if you work in the office 40 – 50 hrs/week.
We are running to achieve deadlines and not running enough to achieve our health and wellbeing, but how to do that in business life and make a balance with fitness and work schedule?
Entrepreneur magazine wrote several suggestions how to motivate your employees and create a fitness challenge to keep your company active, make sure that your body is your temple means something.

Doing Fitness in 21st Century

Things have changed since we started to go to gym couple of years back, the situation was you go to gym, run a treadmill and that was it. Some of you probably did a bit more but we never had result tracking, nutrition balancing, calories counting. We take care of our health more these days, because we now more what is healthy for our body that we used to.

Fitness in 21st Century looks more like The Jetsons and it`s all about the Artificial Intelligence, voice activated chatbots as nutritionist and it all looks like scene from a Sci Fi movie.

Thankfully, today we can measure our calories and progress and see how do we take care of our body.

Here comes Astro, voice activated chatbot application that helps you to keep track of your health and gives you nutrition advices personalized for you.

Another great experience is fitness challenges with celebrity’s trainers and NFL players who are using the app and organizing fitness challenges.

When we watch football we usually say “You can run faster, “You are in a bad shape”  ..well ..think again and join into one of the fitness challenges that NFL Players run to see if you can keep up with them.

Download the app here and select your challenge.

One of the people who took the fitness challenge is Jay Canada, famous YouTube Influencer who joined the fitness challenge with Corey Luiget from LOS ANGELES CHARGERS.

See what Jay had to say about his experience with the app.

 

Your body is your temple, treat it right.

John Basedow about Astro

Fitness has changed. People are getting more and more aware of their health and eating habits and fitness in 21st Century is like in Sci Fi movie, connected to AI, chatbots and fitness all in one.

Welcome to begin healthy in the new age and meet Astro is a personal assistant for health and fitness.

Take part in fitness challenges run by your favorite trainers & athletes. Get fit with your Tribe and interact with your trainer in a completely unique experience. Keep track of your calories with Astro, your personal nutrition assistant. Don’t train alone, join a Tribe!

 

To learn about it more, listen to John Basedow as he talks about Astro in a new podcast.

Tribe fan engagement platform launches with 3 NFL players

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 28th 2017

Tribe fan engagement platform launches with 3 NFL players
Alt: NFL Players Corey Liuget, Jahleel Addae and CJ Anderson Launch Challenges on Tribe
Tribe is a platform for sports, fitness & nutrition influencers to hyper-engage their fans with live chat & premium content like challenges. 

Mountain View, CA: On October 28th, Tribe launched a platform for influencers in the sports, fitness & nutrition verticals to engage their fans with premium content & challenges. The platform allows influencers and celebrities in this space to hyper-engage their audience with exclusive content and gives the audience a peek into their day to day lives and routines.

The platform and smartphone applications for iOS and Android also come equipped with an Artificial Intelligence virtual assistant that is available 24/7 and activated by voice to help users to track their meals and activity levels as well as promote greater awareness of both.

Tribe is launching with some heavy-weights like key NFL players Corey Liuget & Jahleel Addae of the Los Angeles Chargers and CJ Anderson of the Denver Broncos. They are running 14-day unity challenges as a way for their fans to start engaging with them more directly and to promote a healthier way of life. Tribe also has a pipeline of popular athletes, nutritionists, trainers & lifestyle influencers kicking off challenges in the future.

The Company is also working with some early relevant brands as challenge sponsors. The brands see this as a unique way to engage consumers and provide a deep multi-day engagement experience, seeing an uplift in brand recall, loyalty & engagement as a whole.

About the Company: Tribe is a brand name of Electric Sheep Inc. It’s CEO & co-founder is Gaurav Mathur, a serial entrepreneur who started his first company 3LM, which helped create one of the first enterprise platforms for Android and later sold it to Motorola/Google. Before that he worked at Google during Android’s early days and helped usher in the current wave of mobile. Deepak Ramachandran is the CTO and co-founder with a PhD and an extensive background in machine learning & natural language processing. Before Tribe, Deepak spent his career tackling hard problems in this space at the research labs of Nuance and Honda Research. They are joined by CMO and co-founder Murray Newlands who is also a serial entrepreneur with 2 startups under his belt, an author and a writer for Forbes & Entrepreneur while also holding a law degree. They also have Alix Turoff on board as their Chief Nutrition & Fitness executive who is both a certified dietitian and trainer.

Investors & Advisors: The Company has raised some initial capital from a few strategic investors. Their roster includes Jyoti Bansal, who was the founder and CEO of AppDynamics that was recently bought by Cisco for $3.7B,CJ Anderson who plays for the Denver Broncos and is deeply involved in the intersection of technology & sports as well as Dentsu ventures, which the investment arm of Dentsu, Japan that focuses on media, advertising and public relations. The Company also counts Latif Nathani, who served as the Managing Director of eBay India until recently as an advisor.

Vision: The company’s vision is to be the fan engagement platform for influencers in the sports, fitness & nutrition verticals. It wants to allow athletes & celebrities in these verticals to hyper-engage their followers supported by brands and e-commerce.

Download the app by using this link and join us on your fitness journey by taking a fitness challenge from your favorite celebrities, influencers or NFL Players.

 

Contact Name: Murray Newlands
Organization Electric Sheep
Phone Number 415 205 7278
Email: press@tribe.fit

 

Eleven Society – Tribe Partnership announcement. Fitness challenges launch with 3 NFL players

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 28th 2017

Eleven Society – Tribe Partnership announcement. Fitness challenges launch with 3 NFL players
Alt: NFL Players Corey Liuget, Jahleel Addae and CJ Anderson Launch Fitness Challenge with Tribe
Tribe is a platform for sports & fitness influencers to run challenges and hyper-engage their fans. 

Mountain View, CA: On October 28th, Tribe and Eleven Society announce a partnership agreement aimed at increasing fan engagement of the NFL & MLB players in Eleven Society’s roster & network using the Tribe engagement platform.

The partnership is launching with some heavy-weights like NFL players like Corey Liuget and Jahleel Addae of the Los Angeles Chargers and CJ Anderson of the Denver Broncos who are running 14- day unity challenges, asking their fans to come and work out together to promote being healthy & fit as a better way of living.

“Our players are always looking for more ways to engage with fans off the field. The Tribe platform provides unique capabilities in this regard allowing players to run fitness challenges, create and tell their stories their way and the ability to chat live with their fans.”, said Jarred Fayson, co-founder of Eleven society. “The Tribe team & platform promises to help our players bridge the divide between sports and technology seamlessly, offering them the tools and capabilities to engage their fans more deeply, build stronger loyalty and interact with them in new manners than ever before.”, said Andre Caldwell, CEO & co-founder of Eleven society.

“The Tribe platform provides unique capabilities for any influencer with a significant following in the sports, fitness or nutrition domains. Our product experience is centered around the influencer, allowing them to hyper-engage their followers with premium and exclusive content. Fans love it as they gain more insight into the lives of their favorite people and get plenty of opportunities to interact with them including chatting with them live, direct and unfiltered. The exclusive schwag and experiences they can get access to is every fan’s dream.”, says Gaurav Mathur, the CEO and co-founder of Tribe.

About Tribe: Tribe is a brand name of Electric Sheep Inc. It’s CEO & co-founder is Gaurav Mathur, a serial entrepreneur who started his first company 3LM, which helped create one of the first enterprise platforms for Android and later sold it to Motorola/Google. Before that he worked at Google during Android’s early days and helped usher in the current wave of mobile. Deepak Ramachandran is the CTO and co-founder with a PhD and an extensive background in machine learning & natural language processing. Before Tribe, Deepak spent his career tackling hard problems in this space at the research labs of Nuance and Honda Research. They are joined by CMO and co-founder Murray Newlands who is also a serial entrepreneur with 2 startups under his belt, an author and a writer for Forbes & Entrepreneur while also holding a law degree. They are also joined by Alix Turoff who is a certified dietitian & trainer and serves as their Chief Nutrition & Fitness executive.

About Eleven Society: The founders of Eleven Society Andre Caldwell (CEO) and Jarred Fayson (VP Marketing) are both NFL veterans and bring over 25 years of combined experience in professional football. The team at Eleven Society uses personal experiences and practical understanding to support their clients and their initiatives from a personal and professional perspective. Andre’s proven history of success, from records and awards at the University of Florida to his Super Bowl 50 Championship, show his dedication on the field, while the relationships he’s built with corporate sponsors/vendors, show his business savvy. Andre brings his previous experience and current connections to accelerate the personal and professional careers of our clients. Jarred provides a unique blend of marketing and sales experience with a background in professional sports. Jarred spent 5 years playing professional football and won a National Championship with the Florida Gators.

Download the app by using this link and join us on your fitness journey by taking a fitness challenge from your favorite celebrities, influencers or NFL Players.

 

Contact Name: Murray Newlands
Organization Electric Sheep
Phone Number 415 205 7278
Email: press@tribe.fit

Contact Name: Jarred Fayson
Organization The Elevent Society
Phone Number 636 385 4261
Email: fayson@the11society.com