Entrepreneurship

TOP ENTREPRENEURS TO FOLLOW IN 2021

As we begin Q3 a lot of entrepreneurs have stepped into the spotlight with their successes. This article is going to showcase entrepreneurs that were able to successfully grow their businesses, sustain, and even scale them during this year. These individuals are perfect examples of what an entrepreneur is all about. Do you think you have what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur? VIP Media has put together a list of successful entrepreneurs that have strived through all their battles and became successful. Who are they you ask?

– Grant Cardone

Instagram: @grantcardone

Grant Cardone is the bestselling author of The 10X Rule and has been buying real estate for over 30 years. Over those three decades, he has bought over two billion dollars worth of real estate in eight states. Grant currently manages 7,068 units with his private equity firm Cardone Capital. He is such a good real estate investor because of his extreme discipline, specific formulas, and good instinct to know when to exit the property. Throughout his career, Grant has been giving small investors a chance to start small and go big.

– Tai Lopez

Instagram: @tailopez

He is an investor, partner, and advisor to almost two-dozen multi-million-dollar businesses. Through his popular book club and podcasts, The Tai Lopez Show shares advice on how to achieve health, wealth, love, and happiness with 1.4 million people in 40 countries. The Tai Lopez Show gets around 800,000 downloads per month. Tai also owns the largest book shipping club in the world, Mentor Box, and was voted the Number 1 Social Media Influencer by Entrepreneur Magazine.

– Jerry Fetta

Instagram: @JerryFetta

Jerry Fetta is an incredible author, real estate mogul and serial entrepreneur. Jerry always knew he wanted to start his own business and become his own boss. He wanted the time, location, and financial freedom that comes with it all. He made that dream his reality, now Jerry is the owner of Wealth DynamX a full service, national, cloud based Wealth Creation Firm. Wealth DynamX helps educate families to give them the tools needed to navigate their family’s economic future for generations to come. Some of his greatest accomplishments include becoming a millionaire at 27, having enough passive income to cover all of his monthly expenses, becoming the #1 Grant Cardone Licensee in the world in 2018, and much more. This year, Jerry plans on helping 400 more families improve their finances. In addition, he plans on hiring two more executives to help him run his companies.

– John Despres

John Despres is a real estate agent and investor who is focused on buying and selling off-market apartment buildings. Always looking for opportunities and ways to get ahead, John began cold calling apartment buildings to build his network and create incredible deals with them. He went from a no name entrepreneur to an incredibly connected businessman with multiple properties that he has accrued over just four years. Despite the chaos that was brought to the real estate market by the covid-19 crisis, John has been able to work on a lot of projects himself and better his business. With much of 2021 still left, John is excited to continue to grow his portfolio with the goal of expanding to 100 apartments in his personal portfolio. To find out more about John, you can check out his Instagram here.

– Lisaldo Tavarez 

Instagram: @mrteacup_

Lisaldo Tavarez is a successful serial entrepreneur and is taking the world by storm with all of his entrepreneurial endeavors. From Forex, trucks, Restaurants,and Investment Properties Lisaldo is making a name for himself in a multitude of industries. After getting laid off from his job in 2013, this motivated him to become his own boss and not let someone else decide his fate and decide his job status and income, he wanted to build his own dream not someone else’s. Some of his greatest accomplishments include being able to grow business from the ground up, gross millions of dollars in sales, and develop an app that has been used to transform the lives of thousands in the forex industry. In 2021 Lisaldo plans on enhancing his business and taking it to the next level. He also plans on doubling his income from 2020 and providing people with more opportunities because of his business.

– Ralph DiBugnara

Instagram: @Dibug

Ralph DiBugnara is a successful serial entrepreneur and real estate expert. After growing up struggling financially, Ralph knew he wanted more for himself, he didn’t want generational poverty to be his future he wanted to make a generational change. Now he holds the prestigious roles of President of Home Qualified, a digital resource for buyers and sellers, and Vice President at Cardinal Financial, a nationally recognized mortgage loan company. He is even a nationally recognized mortgage banker and real estate expert. With his expertise this led him to start a series called The Real Estate Disruptors, where he interviews guests on investing, property guidance and advice. His program focuses on creating an elite network of industry leaders to help brokers succeed in the social media driven economy. In addition Ralph launched a mentoring program for inner-city young adults called “The Generation Disruptor Scholarship Program, a program that was developed to educate students on how to get into the real estate industry, break generational curses, and to cultivate leaders in their communities. In 2021 Ralph plans on reaching more young adults to help get them into The Generation Disruptor Scholarship Program and start a new future for themselves.

–  Angolina Amores

Instagram: @angolinaamores

Angolina Amores, a former Miss Australia, has become a self-made serial entrepreneur owning 7 businesses from e-commerce, real estate, and coaching. This 26 year old always knew the 9-5 was not for her. She wanted to spend her precious time fulfilling her own dream as opposed to someone else’s. Angolina, also known as ‘The Female Mogul’, started the female empowerment company, The Alpha Femme, which she designed to help ambitious women build successful businesses. The brand’s mission is to empower women to build their empires unapologetically. Angolina has released her Millionaire Brand Mastery course in the following days, an 8-week course that teaches individuals how to build 6-7 figure brands, with a focus on generating passive income.

– Adam Jablin

Instagram: @adamjablin

Adam Jablin is a highly sought-after performance and life coach, Recovery Mentor, corporate consultant, and keynote speaker. Adam has helped thousands of people over the years experience a joy of living even while under pressure or difficulty. His unique positive energy, compassion, and gift to relate to others has influenced people from all walks of life, including leaders in the fields of health, psychology, entertainment, sports, business, and politics as well as helping everyday folks fighting fears, alcoholism and addictions to unleash their hidden Superman. His knowledge from helping to build, run, and sell a multimillion-dollar corporation is invaluable. Equally important is Adam’s sobriety and his experiences as an enthusiastic advocate of recovery. Adam is also the creator of the Hero Project – a high level coaching program where you become the hero of your own life. He also offers a free online program called the HERO 7.  In 2021, Adam plans on helping more people break free from their additions and past to improve their quality of life.

– Jeff Lerner

Instagram: @jefflernerofficial

From broke jazz musician to $60 million in online sales, Jeff Lerner’s story and message are now inspiring millions to get control of their income and reshape their life around his “3 Ps of Excellence” (Physical, Personal, & Professional). After a decade of building multiple online businesses to over 8 figures and twice landing on the INC 5000, Jeff turned his focus to educating and inspiring entrepreneurs about the power of entrepreneurship in the modern economy. In 2018, he founded ENTRE Institute where over 100,000 students have developed their ENTREpreneurial skills. He is now regarded as one of the most inspirational voices online in business and personal development reaching millions with his videos and a dedicated audience in the hundreds of thousands. Jeff’s interest in entrepreneurship began in his 20s when as a pianist he was often hired to play in the homes of successful CEOs and business owners. In 2008, at age 29, after multiple failed ventures, including a restaurant franchise that left him with a half million dollars in debt, he found his first success online and paid off the debt in 18 months. He currently maintains an active schedule of speaking events and media appearances while working day-to-day as ENTRE’s CEO, hosting the popular “Millionaire Secrets” podcast and YouTube show, and working on his first full-length book “Millionaire Secrets: Sh*t Rich People Know But Don’t Tell You”.

– Ben Newman

Instagram: @ContinuedFight

Ben Newman is a successful entrepreneur, speaker, Author and Performance Coach for athletes and business professionals. Growing up, he watched his single mom fight to make ends meet. Right before he turned 8 years old  Ben lost his mom to a rare muscle disease called amyloidosis. This deep loss has always been Ben’s why, and this has lit a flame underneath him to always work hard to make his mother proud. While most would think his greatest accomplishments have been working with Alabama football, players from the last 5 Super Bowl Champion teams, or attending boardrooms around the world with Microsoft, Wanzek Construction, Northwestern Mutual and Mass Mutual to name a few. His greatest success is all of the relationships he has made, and the work he has done to become his best self. In 2021 Ben has had a great year so far from knocking off 3 of his significant goals in sports winning a National Championship with Alabama, working with multiple NFL pro bowlers in the NFL and another Super Bowl Champion.