The CEO of Cardone Capital, Grant Cardone is a renowned entrepreneur, international speaker, and best selling author. Through his numerous endeavors, he has carved a niche for himself in the financial sector as he serves as the owner of seven privately held companies and operates over $1 billion portfolios of multi-family properties. He was named by Forbes as the No. 1 marketer to watch in 2017 and was recognised with the Axion Award for penning down, Sell or Be Sold, one of the multiple books he has authored.
As a man who works to improve his financial situation, Cardone is also a top international sales expert who has helped many companies grow their sales by customizing their sales processing. He has been lauded nationally and internationally for his uncanny business acumen which has helped many companies and individuals to gain financial stability.
What is Grant Cardone’s Age?
The internationally renowned businessman made his arrival into the world where he has made remarkable impacts on 21st March 1958 in Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States. He is the son of Curtis and Concetta Cardone. He has four siblings including his twin brother named Gary Cardone who serves as the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Chargebacks911, a Comprehensive Risk Management Company focusing on Card Not Present (CNP) merchants advertising in global markets.
Grant Cardone is a graduate of La Grange High School. He acquired a degree in Accounting from McNeese State University in 1981. At the age of 25, the sales expert struggled with drug addiction for which he found himself in rehab. According to him, his dad’s death at the age of 10 left him with a big void being that his father was the only person he daily looked up to while growing up. In order to fill the void, he began using drugs but eventually turned a new leaf after leaving rehab.
He then got busy by throwing himself into a sales job which paid him $3000 a month. With the urge to make $4000, Grant Cardone began thinking bigger on how to accomplish his goal. And that’s what led him to venture in his first business at the age of 29. Following his mindset to constantly improve his financial status, the entrepreneur has attained a seven-figure net value.
What Does He Do For a Living?
Grant Cardone has always been interested in reaching for something that seems not attainable at that moment, and with that, he has been able to imprint his name in the sand of time as one of the world’s renowned businessmen. He serves as the owner and Chief Executive Officer of Cardone Enterprises, Cardone Training Technologies, Cardone Capital, Grant Cardone TV Network, Cardone Acquisitions and others. He is also a New York Times best selling author and a TV commentator.
His first business is a consulting company in the automobile industry. He started by consulting manufacturers and car dealers in the United States and Canada on ways they could change their processes to be more consumer-friendly, fast, profitable and effective with both customers and dealers. The business which he began with $50,000 has since made an average of $10 million every year.
Grant Cardone then began working as a public speaker and sales expert by organising free sessions where he enlightened people on new ways to run their businesses. Soon after, people started paying him to speak as he traveled all over the country. He landed as much as 250 speaking gigs a year during that time. In 2017, he launched the 10X Growth Conference, a 3-day event which he designated to be a place where people could learn business strategies from the most successful entrepreneurs across the globe to 10X their business, income, and life. The 3rd annual 10X Growth Conference was held from 1st to 3rd February 2019 in Miami.
The Grant Cardone University and Cardone on demand is an online sales training platform for sales organizations and entrepreneurs created by Cardone which has garnered over 50 million user logins. He has also written several books, which includes best-selling books such as The 10x Rule: The Only Difference Between Success and Failure, and If You’re Not First, You’re Last: Sales Strategies to Dominate Your Market and Beat Your Competition. As a real estate investor, his private equity firm, Cardone Capital operates a portfolio of multi-family properties worth over $1 billion.
The international speaker has also shared his viewpoints on several subjects related to leadership, economy, small business and employment as a commentator on CNBC, FOX News, MSNBC and Fox Business. He has appeared on shows like Power Players, Young Hustlers, Confessions of an Entrepreneur, Real Estate Investing, among others on Grant Cardone TV Network.
What’s Grant Cardone’s Height?
It’s obvious that Grant Cardone has an enviable physique even at his age as he gives priority to his fitness by working out every day. That said, the real estate mogul is quite a tall man who stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.7 m) and weighs 77 kg (169.7 lb).