Giovonni Thompson has built a kingdom of her own with every brick that has been thrown at her. The Queen of the Camden Monarchs has defied the odds by becoming the youngest African American woman to own a professional men’s basketball team. Follow her journey as she candidly chats about her experience in the male-dominated entertainment & sports industries.
Readers will get a glimpse of the hardships, the losses, the lessons, and triumphs on her climb to success. She hopes her story will inspire other women to take control of their individual thrones, operate in a kingdom mindset, and dominate in every aspect.
She is King.
Who Is Gio?
Giovanni Thompson is a young fiery powerhouse, who is the CEO of The Camden Monarchs and the owner of GioGlobal Management. Today, Gio has expanded her brand and is now going full force into the sports world with the launch of GioGlobal Sports Agency in early 2019. The agency is a hub for sports marketing, public relations, merchandising, and event production. With over 10 years of experience in music & entertainment, she has vowed to use her platform to inspire and propel young girls. She is the founder of the "Love & Basketball Tea", an annual event for young girls during NBA All-Star Weekend. Integrity, hard work, and execution are something that she has built a foundation on.
"Nothing beats hard work & I refuse to be outworked!"
Giovanni is excited about her position as CEO of the Camden Monarchs, the new professional ABA expansion team coming to Camden, NJ.