Kevin Plank Net Worth is$1 Billion
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
deserves the money?
Rating: 4.8/5 (5 votes cast)
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Would you date ?
Rating: 3.7/5 (3 votes cast)
Profession: Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Chief Executive Officer
Date of Birth: Aug 10, 1971
Country: United States of America
Kevin Plank is the founder, CEO and chairman of Under Armour Inc., with a net worth of $1 billion. Kevin Plank earned his net worth through his apparel, footwear and accessories for sportswear. He was born in Keningston, Maryland.
Kevin A. Plank (born August 13, 1972) is an American CEO and founder of Under Armour, Inc., a leading manufacturer of sports performance apparel, footwear and accessories based in Baltimore, Maryland.
Plank is the youngest of five brothers, born into a competitive, tight-knit Roman Catholic family. His father, William Plank (died 1993), was a real estate investor and his mother, Jayne Harper Plank, is a former mayor of Kensington, Maryland. Kevin left Georgetown Preparatory School because of poor academic performance, but went on to play football at Fork Union Military Academy. Plank graduated from St. John's College High School, in Washington, D.C., where he remains an active alumnus. He attended the University of Maryland.
At the University of Maryland, he launched various businesses of his own. Plank developed Cupid's Valentine, an annual business that sold roses for Valentine's Day. He put away $17,000 from the rose business, which eventually became seed money for Under Armour. The original concept for Under Armour was born out of necessity, as Plank was the self-proclaimed "sweatiest guy on the football field". Frustrated by his sweat-soaked cotton t-shirts' inability to keep him dry and comfortable, he started the hunt for a material that would wick the sweat from his body to make him lighter and faster.
From local tailor shops in College Park, Maryland to the garment district of New York City, Plank, upon graduating from Maryland in 1996 with a bachelor's degree in business administration, searched for synthetic materials to test his hypothesis. Plank ran through seven prototypes before deciding on the one he wanted to use. He then asked his former teammates to try on the shirts, explaining that his alternative to a basic cotton T-shirt would enhance their performance on the field. As Plank's friends moved on to play professionally, he would send them T-shirts, requesting that they pass them out to other players in their locker rooms. A turning point

Kevin Plank Net Worth, 4.8 out of 5 based on 5 ratings

Kevin Plank Latest News

Kevin Plank reflects on early days when he was flat broke

Kevin Plank remembers a time when he wasn't able to pay a toll from Atlantic City on his way home to Maryland. Under Armour founder Kevin Plank was honored at an event at the company’s “Make you Famous” wall on Wednesday and talked about the days ...
Posted: October 13, 2016, 8:55 am

As Under Armour stock tumbles, Kevin Plank says 'the growth remains intact'

Under Armour Inc. CEO Kevin Plank attempted to quash investor fears as the sportswear maker's stock tumbled Tuesday, saying the company is still growing fast just not at a pace as previously projected. Despite a 28 percent increase in profit and 22 percent ...
Posted: October 24, 2016, 10:13 pm

Under Armour shares dive on poor growth forecast

In early trading after the market opened, shares were down 14% to $32.58. Shares are down 30% over the last six months. Kevin Plank, Founder and CEO of Under Armour. (Photo: H. Darr Beiser, USAT) Several factors led to the growth revision, said CEO Kevin ...
Posted: October 25, 2016, 8:06 am
Related Topics:
Businessmen, Businessmen Income, Businessmen Net Worth, CEOs, CEOs Income, CEOs Net Worth, How Much Is Kevin Plank Income, How Much Is Kevin Plank Net Worth, How Much Is Kevin Plank Salary, How Much Is Richest Businessmen Income, How Much Is Richest Businessmen Net Worth, How Much Is Richest Businessmen Salary, How Much Is Richest CEOs Income, How Much Is Richest CEOs Net Worth, How Much Is Richest CEOs Salary, How Much Kevin Plank Worth, How Much Richest Businessmen Worth, How Much Richest CEOs Worth, Kevin Plank, Kevin Plank Accomplishments, Kevin Plank Adidas, Kevin Plank Age, Kevin Plank Background, Kevin Plank Bio, Kevin Plank Biography, Kevin Plank Brother, Kevin Plank Childhood, Kevin Plank Contact Info, Kevin Plank Country, Kevin Plank Date Of Birth, Kevin Plank Education, Kevin Plank Email, Kevin Plank Espn, Kevin Plank Ethnicity, Kevin Plank Family, Kevin Plank Family Life, Kevin Plank Forbes, Kevin Plank Foundation, Kevin Plank Height, Kevin Plank High School, Kevin Plank History, Kevin Plank Home Town, Kevin Plank Horse, Kevin Plank Horse Farm, Kevin Plank Horse Racing, Kevin Plank Horses, Kevin Plank Hotel, Kevin Plank House, Kevin Plank Images, Kevin Plank Income, Kevin Plank Interview, Kevin Plank Kevin James Plank, Kevin Plank Leadership, Kevin Plank Leadership Style, Kevin Plank Linkedin, Kevin Plank Married, Kevin Plank Money, Kevin Plank Net Worth, Kevin Plank New Yorker, Kevin Plank News, Kevin Plank Partner, Kevin Plank Personality, Kevin Plank Place Of Birth, Kevin Plank Port Covington, Kevin Plank Profession, Kevin Plank Quotes, Kevin Plank Rock Center, Kevin Plank Salary, Kevin Plank Son, Kevin Plank Story, Kevin Plank Talent, Kevin Plank Twitter, Kevin Plank Under Armour, Kevin Plank Under Armour Bio, Kevin Plank Under Armour Email, Kevin Plank Under Armour Ownership, Kevin Plank Videos, Kevin Plank Weight, Kevin Plank Wife, Kevin Plank Wife Desiree, Kevin Planker, Kevin Planker Nj, Kevin Plankey, Richest Businessmen Age, Richest Businessmen Background, Richest Businessmen Bio, Richest Businessmen Country, Richest Businessmen Date Of Birth, Richest Businessmen Ethnicity, Richest Businessmen Height, Richest Businessmen History, Richest Businessmen Home Town, Richest Businessmen Images, Richest Businessmen Income, Richest Businessmen Net Worth, Richest Businessmen News, Richest Businessmen Partner, Richest Businessmen Place Of Birth, Richest Businessmen Profession, Richest Businessmen Salary, Richest Businessmen Story, Richest Businessmen Talent, Richest Businessmen Videos, Richest Businessmen Weight, Richest CEOs, Richest CEOs Age, Richest CEOs Background, Richest CEOs Bio, Richest CEOs Country, Richest CEOs Date Of Birth, Richest CEOs Ethnicity, Richest CEOs Height, Richest CEOs History, Richest CEOs Home Town, Richest CEOs Images, Richest CEOs Income, Richest CEOs Net Worth, Richest CEOs News, Richest CEOs Partner, Richest CEOs Place Of Birth, Richest CEOs Profession, Richest CEOs Salary, Richest CEOs Story, Richest CEOs Talent, Richest CEOs Videos, Richest CEOs Weight, Who Is Kevin Plank, Who Is Richest Businessmen, Who Is Richest CEOs,