Founder & CEO, ARODCorp
Alex Rodriguez, one of Major League Baseball’s greatest players, currently serves as a special advisor to Hal Steinbrenner, co-chairman of the New York Yankees. He also contributes his extensive knowledge of baseball as a color commentator for FOX Sports.
Mr. Rodriguez is founder and CEO of ARODCorp, a multi- faceted business conglomeration Rodriguez established more than 15 years ago. AROD Corp boasts an auto dealership group, international and domestic fitness clubs, and a fully integrated real estate empire with more than 200 employees and twelve thousand units across thirteen states.
ARODCorp has made significant early investments in companies including Snapchat, Didi, Wheels Up, Vita Coco, Artsy, NRG Esports, and eMerge Americas. The company continues to look for opportunities to grow both its international and domestic profiles.
Mr. Rodriguez sits on the Board of Trustees at the University of Miami where he has put more than thirty students through college via his scholarship program. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Boys and Girls Club of Miami-Dade, where he attended after school programs as a child. Over the last twenty years he given his time and support to help the Boys and Girls Club create life-changing environments for at-risk youth and under-served communities.
He currently resides in Miami with his two daughters, Natasha and Ella