399: Billionaire Marc Lore Chats Diapers, Buying the Timberwolves, and Creating the Next Generation of Restaurants


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Marc Lore has been a successful entrepreneur since he sold baseball cards as a kid. Now he’s tackling society’s biggest challenges using the skill sets and vision forged in his business career.

Previously, Marc founded and sold innovative ecommerce platforms diapers.com and jet.com to Amazon and Walmart, respectively. Last year he launched Wonder, a startup creating an entirely new way to experience restaurant-quality food.

Listen to Nate and Marc discuss:

  • Building diapers.com and selling to Amazon
  • Starting and selling jet.com for $3.3 billion in 2 years
  • Why Walmart gave his team the keys to scaling their ecommerce business
  • Buying the Minnesota Timberwolves with Alex Rodriguez
  • Creating the next generation of restaurants with the Wonder Group
  • How Gwyneth Paltrow joined the Wonder board of directors
  • Why Marc is building a city from scratch called Telosa
  • And much more business wisdom…

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