TEAM Services Corp, a new startup devoted to providing comprehensive security services for sports and entertainment events, is only one month old—but don't get the idea that the management team are beginners. Andre Farr, CEO and Founder of TEAM, is a phenomenally successful entrepreneur who made his first million by the age of 21, and has never worked for anyone else since.
Farr was CEO of House of Blues Sports Division. He put on concert tours. He staged parties. He produced awards shows and specials featuring Beyonce, Shaquille O’Neal, Floyd Mayweather and more. And he got into sponsorship early. "In business you don't just set yourself up for one thing," he explains. "As an innovator, you look at creating a platform and a vehicle, and then you explore all the viable opportunities that come up along the way."
Mel Farr Superstar
One of Andre's earliest entrepreneurial inspirations was his uncle Mel, AKA Mel Farr Superstar. "My freshman year at UCLA," Andre recalls, "his dealership,Read More »from Think Like a Champion: Athlete-staffed company on a fast break