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Appeared on Jimmy Fallon's "Tonight Show"
Vaynerchuk appeared on Jimmy Fallon's “Tonight Show” to coach the host on wine drinking tips.
"ONE37pm" was launched
In the summer of 2018, the second media brand under the Gallery Media Group umbrella, men’s lifestyle brand "ONE37pm" was launched.
Most-authoritative opinion leaders im social networks
According to Forbes, Vaynerchuk topped the list of most-authoritative opinion leaders in social networks in the world.
VaynerMedia restructured into VaynerX
In 2017, VaynerMedia entered the publishing space by acquiring premiere women’s magazine PureWow under the Gallery Media Group and restructured into VaynerX.
Vaynerchuk got an opportunity in a reality television series
Apple and Propagate
In February 2017, Apple and Propagate announced the launch of Planet of the Apps, a reality television series with a recurring cast that includes Vaynerchuk, will.i.am and Gwyneth Paltrow. Described as Shark Tank meets American Idol, in the show Vaynerchuk and team evaluate pitches from app developers vying for investment.
The DailyVee show
True to his word, while scaling his business, Gary continued to behave as media company on his own writing 4 more New York Times bestselling business books and becoming one of the most sought after public speakers.. 5 Years in, Gary launched #AskGaryVee, a business and advice Q&A show online which later led him to launch DailyVee, a full-blown vlog documenting his life as a CEO.
Named under the Crain's New York Business 40 Under 40
Crain Communications Inc
In 2015 Vaynerchuk was named to Crain's New York Business 40 Under 40.
"VaynerMedia" was founded
Replicating what Gary had done for WineLibrary for other businesses and brands, Vaynerchuk then co-founded "VaynerMedia" in 2009 with his younger brother, AJ Vaynerchuk. True to his own DNA, Gary never raised startup funding and began the business in a conference room at Buddy Media. Just 9 years later, the company now includes more than 800 employees, servicing clients such as PepsiCo, GE, Johnson and Johnson, Chase, AbInBev and more.
'Crush It!' become an international bestseller
After 'Crush It!' relases, In 2009 it went on to become an international bestseller laying the foundation for his principles on media, marketing, and communication.
The life changing keynote at Web 2.0
In 2008, Gary gave a keynote at Web 2.0 in New York City that would ultimately change his career. That speech solidified and was the backbone of Gary’s $1M, 10-book deal with HarperCollins leading to his first book, Crush It!
During his time at Wine Library, Gary started one of the first long-form episodic video shows on YouTube in 2006 called WineLibraryTV. Gary produced an episode almost every day for 5 years . Gary’s charisma and uncanny ability to engage with his community landed him appearances on national television with Ellen Degeneres and Conan O’Brien.
"Wine Library" was born
When Gary identified “the internet” as a land-grab opportunity in the late 90’s he transitioned his father’s local liquor store (then named “Shoppers Discount Liquors”) into one of the first e-commerce platforms for alcohol in the country resulting in explosive top-line growth. Renaming the business to “Wine Library,” Gary grew his father’s company from $3-60MM in sales during his tenure at Wine Library.
Working at Shopper's Discount Liquors
Springfield, New Jersey
After graduating from college in 1998, Vaynerchuk assumed day-to-day control of his father's Springfield, New Jersey store, Shopper's Discount Liquors.
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Mount Ida College
Vaynerchuk graduated with a bachelor's degree from Mount Ida College in Newton, Massachusetts in 1998.