Dhani JonesEntrepreneur, Ex. NFL athlete
Dhani Jones is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, NFL linebacker, author and host who began his career in the NFL, playing with the New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, and Cincinnati Bengals. For Jones, the NFL was a jumping off point, and in 2010, he launched his philanthropic endeavor, BowTie Cause, designing signature bow ties for organizations around the country. His entrepreneurial spirit has continued to push him in new directions, as Jones currently serves as chairman of investment fund Capital Partners, EVP at Rock Ventures and Founder of the Hillman Accelerator. His writings, a travelogue/memoir in 2011, “The
Sportsman: Unexpected Lessons from an Around the World Sports Odyssey, recapped his rise to NFL fame, as well as his time as a host of Travel Channels original series, “Dhani Tackles the Globe.” Currently he is an investor on CNBC “Adventure Capitalist”.