Serena Williams is the owner of an NFL team
Tennis legend Serena Williams is known for her legendary work on the field. She is widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time.
She was ranked world No. 1 in singles by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) for 319 weeks. Serena has won 23 Grand Slam women’s singles titles.
Serena Williams is not just great in tennis, she is a top-notch winner in the business department also. She has done a lot of investments and she has a lot of business deals.
But do you know she owns an NFL team also? She alongside her sister, Venus who is also a star tennis player, purchased her stake in a big and renowned NFL team, Miami Dolphins in 2009.
Currently, the Miami Dolphins is one of the most valuable franchises of the NFL, valued at over $4 billion. The Dolphins were valued at just over $2 billion when Serena and Venus Williams purchased their stake.
Now the value of the franchise has doubled and the Dolphins are the most famous franchise in the NFL.
Serena Williams’ investment and association with the Dolphins has brought increased attention to the market and has helped raise the team’s profile.
Serena Williams has also invested in a lot of other brands, aside from investment in Dolphins. She has also made some great business moves.
Serena Williams is the best female tennis player of all time and has built an incredible investment portfolio.— Joe Pompliano (@JoePompliano) March 3, 2022
• 60 companies
• 13 unicorns
• 6 exits
And now her venture capital firm, Serena Ventures, has raised an inaugural $111 million fund.
That's f**king awesome.
The tennis icon also owns her wellness brand Will Perform and 926 Productions, a multimedia company that promotes women and diverse storytellers.
In addition, Serena and her sister Venus are teaming up with Oscar-winning actor Will Smith to produce a sports documentary about the events of the 1971 Women’s World Cup football.
Tennis legend Serena Williams’ net worth is estimated to be $250 million. This all is a part of her great tennis career and impressive business moves.
Also, her business moves are taking it off. Serena Williams earned $94.6 million in career prize money, the most ever earned by a woman in the history of the sport. In career prize money, she ranks just below Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer.
She also earns $15 – $20 million annually outside of sports endorsing of brands.
Serena Williams Husband
Serena Willams is married to Reddit co-founder and American internet entrepreneur and investor Alexis Ohanian. The investing mindset is all over the house.
Her husband’s net worth is estimated to be $150 million. They share one kid together and expecting a second baby.
Serena Williams is regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. Her records are unimaginable and unbreakable. She was ranked world No. 1 in singles by the Women’s Tennis Association for 319 weeks.
Serena has won 23 Grand Slam women’s singles titles. She is considered as GOAT (Greatest of all time) of Tennis.