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Blake Mycoskie Net Worth: Bio, Wiki, Life, & Career

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Blake Mycoskie Net Worth: Blake Mycoskie is a well-known 44-year-old enthusiastic American entrepreneur, author, director, and the most influential philanthropist in the shoe world. As the founder of Toms Shoes, Blake Mycoskie’s net worth is $340 million.

 

Early Life

He was born on August 26, 1976, in Arlington, Texas. He graduated from St. Stephen’s Episcopal School in Austin in 1994. He attended college at Southern Methodist University on a partial tennis scholarship in 1995. Shortly after, he left school after a tendon injury ended his tennis career.

Following college, Mycoskie moved to Nashville to found Mycoskie Media.

 

 

 

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Blake Mycoskie’s Career

He started with ‘Shoes with A Better Tomorrow’ which was quite profitable but soon bought by Clear Channel. But this was not his only venture instead he had multiple of them. Soon, he was recognized as one of the most remarkable and young entrepreneurs. This is because he got inspired by a volunteer organization that provided shoes for children in need. It swayed him enough to create a ‘One on One’ business model which donated a new pair of shoes to the ones who can’t afford it for every new pair sold.

What makes him so remarkable is the worldwide record that his company had donated 10,000,000 pairs to children in need by 2013. He is also known as Chief Shoe Giver.

 

Blake Mycoskie’s  Education

He graduated from St. Stephen’s Episcopal School in Austin in 1995. He loved playing tennis. Later, he attended Southern Methodist University based on a partial tennis scholarship and was elected a dual major in philosophy as well as business. After an Achilles injury, he left SMU as it was an end to his tennis career and started his first business by the name EZ laundry.

 

Blake Mycoskie’s Height/Weight

Blake’s height is 5 feet 8 inches, and he weighs 87 kg.

 

Awards and Achievements

Blake Mycoskie’s won many awards like the “Secretary of the State” 2009 award for corporate excellence and “People’s Heroes Among us” 2007 award. He received the title of “keynote Speaker SXSW” for his excellence in entrepreneurship and Fortune “40 under 40”.

He also received ABC News Award in 2011 for his contributions to social entrepreneurship with his business model that helped so many children in need. One of his famous quotes is, “The more you give, the more you live.”

 

Blake Mycoskie’s Net Worth: $340 million.

Blake is a well-known 44-year-old enthusiastic American entrepreneur, author, director, and a very influential philanthropist. He is the founder of Toms Shoes and co-founder of Madefor. As a result of his career, Blake Mycoskie’s net worth is $340 million.

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