- Childhood – What is was like to grow up the middle of 5 brothers in Buffalo NY
- College life – Time management & lessons learned.
- NFL Career – Cowboys, Broncos, colts
- Transition from Football to entrepreneurship
- Shark Tank – Pre and post Shark Tank & the overall experience
- Building the Business & Team Post Shark Tank
- Biggest Pieces of advice to take the business to the next level.
Former professional football player
Chris Gronkowski is an accomplished American entrepreneur, and former professional football player. Born on December 26, 1986, in Amherst, New York, Chris has established himself as a versatile individual with a strong work ethic, athletic prowess, and a passion for success.
Chris‘s athletic journey began during his high school days at Williamsville North High School, where he excelled in multiple sports, including football and baseball. His exceptional skills and dedication caught the attention of college recruiters, leading him to attend the University of Arizona, where he played football as a fullback for the wildcats.
In 2010, Chris‘s talent and determination led him to fulfill his childhood dream of playing in the National Football League (NFL). He signed with the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent and later played for the Indianapolis Colts and the Denver Broncos. During his NFL career, Chris showcased his exceptional physicality and versatility, earning the respect of his teammates and coaches.
Following his football career, Chris embarked on a new path as an entrepreneur. He co-founded “Ice Shaker,” a premium insulated bottle company, in 2016. Drawing inspiration from his own experience as an athlete, Chris designed and developed the Ice Shaker bottle, which quickly gained popularity among fitness enthusiasts and health-conscious individuals. The success of Ice Shaker propelled Chris into the world of entrepreneurship, where he has continued to thrive.
In addition to his business ventures, Chris has made numerous media appearances, showcasing his charismatic personality and sharing his insights on entrepreneurship, sports, and fitness. He has been featured on shows like Shark Tank, where he impressed both the panel of investors and viewers with his innovative products and entrepreneurial acumen.
Outside of his professional endeavors, Chris Gronkowski is a dedicated family man. He cherishes his relationships with his wife, children, and siblings, who are also accomplished athletes in their respective fields. Chris‘s unwavering support and love for his family have been a driving force in his personal and professional life.
With his indomitable spirit, exceptional athleticism, and entrepreneurial mindset, Chris Gronkowski continues to inspire others to pursue their passions and reach new heights. Whether on the playing field or in the boardroom, Chris‘s determination and commitment to excellence serve as a testament to his remarkable journey and the impact he has made in the world of sports and business.