Disrupt SF 2015

Andre Iguodala Talks Tech

At Disrupt yesterday, in all probability probably the most fascinating talks was with Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala. Apart from being the MVP of the most recent NBA Championship assortment, Iguodala is a businessperson. He’s looking out for cool firms to work with, gratifying duties to work on and the most recent in Silicon Valley tendencies.

It constructive helps that he’s on the Golden State Warriors, a gaggle located near all of this noisy entrepreneurship. We see a lot of “celebrities” getting involved in tech investing, nevertheless Iguodala is completely totally different in that he actually sees the massive picture in relation to firms like Tristan Walker’s Bevel, or the company he labored with by way of its acquisition, Twice.

In all probability probably the most fascinating bits of knowledge that he dropped was on wearables. Whereas we’re all attempting to think about what the killer app is perhaps for buyers, Iguodala says that athletes are already reaping rewards from the models.

Disrupt SF 2015

Whereas wearables aren’t just for athletes, Iguodala will get that accumulating the data leads to developing a incredible product which will revenue any number of verticals. That’s disruption.