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RECAP: Baron Davis Enterprises’ BIG Summit All-Star Weekend events

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2-time NBA All-Star, Serial Entrepreneur and Master Connector, Baron Davis presented The BIG (Business Inside the Game) Power Summit events during NBA All-Star Weekend in Los Angeles February 14, 2018 – February 18, 2018.

 

An invitation-only traveling series of highly-curated summits, workshops, and immersive experiences utilized explore how to create real business and social impact, The BIG Power Summit assembled a network of upper echelon thought-leaders, industry experts, and rising stars from diverse backgrounds to connect, learn, and engage in dynamic, yet exclusive environments.

 

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The Summit began with the BIG LOVEFEST Valentine’s Day Women’s Networking Luncheon hosted by ESPN Sports Center Anchor, Cari Champion (pictured above) and sounds by DJ, television personality, and fashion model DJ KISS. The event honored women in business, sports, and entertainment including motivating speeches by Los Angeles Sparks President/COO, Christine Simmons, ESPN Sports Center Host.

 

Attendees include actress Sophia Bush, ESPN’s Jemele Hill (pictured below), and Celebrity Chef Nikki Shaw, among others.

Jemele Hill

 

Curated to set the tone of celebration for the weekend with music provided by DJ, producer and photographer DJ D-Nice, who began his career in the mid-1980s with legendary hip hop group Boogie Down Productions.

 

Attendees include: Ice Cube, Retired NBA Champion Matt Barnes, executive producer of VH-1′s reality TV series, Basketball Wives, Shaunie O’Neal, Lil Wayne’s manager/Maverick Management, Cortez Bryant (Young Money), retired NBA player Amare Stoudemire, NBA “super fan” James Goldstein, and two-time NBA All-Star MVP, Allen Iverson.

 

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Hip Hop Icon Ice Cube with Baron Davis

 

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NBA Hall-Of-Famer Allen Iverson, James Goldstein and Baron Davis

 

 

The BIG Summit – Saturday, February 17 @ The London Hotel

 

Panel attendees were treated to thought leadership at the highest level brought together to exchange future-forward ideas around how to create real business and social impact, collaborations and opportunities that live at the intersection of sports, media, technology and culture, disrupting industries, and enriching our communities. Panelists include: Rapper, Actor, Producer, ICE CUBE, NBA All-Stars Chris Paul and NBA Hall-Of-Famer David Robinson, Co-founder and President of Lyft, John Zimmer, Venture Capitalist and Impact Investor Robert V. Smith, Billionaire Financier and Philanthropist Gary Winnick and others. A viewing party of NBA All-Star televised events immediately followed the panel.

 

Additional panelists include: Film Producer Scott Budnick, Philadelphia Eagles, NFL Super Bowl Champion Jay Ajayi, and Passionflix CEO, Tosca Musk (sister of Elon Musk).

 

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Hip Hop Legend Ice Cube, Hamet Watt, and Co-Founder of Lyft, John Zimmer

 

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Film Producer Scott Budnick, NFL Super Bowl Champion Jay Ajayi, NBA Hall-Of-Famer David Robinson, and NBA All Star Chris Paul

 

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Venture Capitalist and Impact Investor Robert V. Smith, Billionaire Financier and Philanthropist Gary Winnick with Baron Davis

 

Photo Credits: Baron Davis Enterprises

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