Juan “OG” Perez recently celebrated his birthday with his wife and a close group of friends. It is said that his friend, Jay Z spent about $113,000 for celebration which included $13,000 on the dinner, $9,000 on drinks, and another $91,000 spent at a club they went to.
Along with Jay Z and Juan “OG” Perez, his wife Desiree Perez was along for the ridge as well as other ROC Nation people. They started the night out in Midtown where they ate at Zuma, a highly popular Japanese restaurant, which both Jay Z and his wife Beyonce are big fans of. They dined on steak, lobster, and sushi which resulted in a $13,000 bill. They followed this by going to a restaurant-nightclub named Made in Mexico. They spent $9,000 here on D’USSE’ which is a high-end cognac.
Taking everything to the next level, Juan “OG” Perez and his party moved to Playroom Nightclub. This was attended by just Juan “OG” Perez, Jay Z, Desiree Perez, and four friends of theirs. This is where they legendarily spent $91,000 on 40 bottles of champagne. This included 20 bottles of champagne, Ace of Spades Gold, and 20 bottles Ace of Spades Rosé. One of the servers took a picture of the receipt and posted it on Snapchat which is how word of this expense got out to the public.
Juan “OG” Perez grew up in Harlem and graduated from high school in 1985. He first met Jay Z in 1996 through a mutual professional contact, Kareem “Biggs” Burke who co-founded Roc-A-Fella Records. They ended up becoming big friends and have now worked together for a number of years. They are both involved in leading ROC Nation and have opened a number of lounges and sports bars together. They now have five locations of the 40/40 Club around the nation.
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Ryan Seacrest from Dunwoody is rarely known as the hard worker, who was once huge but committed himself to keeping fit which resulted in him being slim. Though currently a producer in American television and radio shows and hosts the American Idol, Ryan Seacrest as included fitness in his life as a strategy to relieve stress. He achieves to exercise daily through schedules of his activities and ensures not to miss any of the events since through exercise he feels most productive.
Ryan Seacrest during his television and radio shows utilizes the commercial breaks to do some exercise like push-ups and weightlifting. To ensure efficient utilization of all free time he has got some lockers in his two hotel rooms nearby his working premises where he puts his clothes for a change and work out gears. Ryan aims at utilizing five hours in the gym but if not possible to access the gym Ryan uses his hotel rooms. At the gym, he uses different trainers and likes circuit and core workouts which help in breaking the sweat. During the week Ryan performs different exercises which include sit-ups, sprints on and pushups. Ryan Seacrest also uses swimming as an exercise activity which he believes apart from keeping the body fit helps to relax.
American Idol host Ryan Seacrest has the love for crunch snacks which he likes using together with vegetable juice either pulpy or not depending on days. Almonds and cashews are his preferable as well, especially during journeys. Allowed to change the meal he would, however, love to use Tacos and penne pasta. When he went swimming during his young age, Ryan Seacrest could get off his shirts after he was in the pool. People could tease him about his overweight especially if they were meeting for the first time at school or shopping. He did not forget the encounters, and that pushed him to not only sharing his story but also drives him to work hard not to go back to the same experiences.
Getting fit has enabled Ryan Seacrest to gain more confidence and satisfaction, for now, he feels comfortable in his clothes. He encourages people to balance their lives. The body responds to change and to maintain all he has to do is getting dedicated. Though he is keeping fit, he also has some time for fun which he utilizes by playing Ping-Pong. Host Ryan Seacrest is the accurate illustration of the magic determination, dedication and focus can achieve. To work and exercise at the same time is not easily practical unless with the characteristics mentioned above.
Peter Briger is one of the five principle co-founders of the Fortress Investment Group and the current Co-chairman to the board of directors. He has seen the investment company through thick and thin and held on to see it grow into one of the most accomplished private and public equity management company in the country. Apart from chairing several other boards and presiding over the operation of different Fortress Group subsidiaries, Peter Briger serves as the overall head of the investment giant’s credit management division.
How the recent economic recess strengthened his resolve to philanthropy
Before joining Fortress group, Peter Briger worked as a partner at Goldman Sachs managing their distressed debt division. He continued with this line of work even after joining and Fortress and helped the institutional investor achieve immeasurable success managing distressed debts, mortgages for the banks and distressed debts for the rest of the industry. In the periods leading to the recession, the company specialized in subprime mortgages, making a direct casualty of the real estate recession.
Peter Briger’s Investment Company was one of the worst-hit companies at the time. But through sheer determination and pure devotion to their original dream, the partners helped the company get back on its knees and speed on to becoming the leading alternative investment company. This experience reignited Peters resolve to giving to charity and helping uplift the society in general.
Peter Brigers commitment to charity
Success is best enjoyed when shared, especially with the less fortunate in the society. That has become Peter Brigers driving motto in the recent past and has prompted him to not only donate more to charity but also fashion himself into a philanthropic symbol whose deeds inspire more successful entrepreneurs into giving back to the communities.
One such act of leadership through philanthropy is evidenced by the fact that Peter Briger sits on the board of governors for the Silicon Valley philanthropic community. The board is charged with the responsibility of overseeing the implementation of the donor funds in alleviation of poverty and improvement of life for the children.
The successful entrepreneur is, however, best known for his active role towards the maintenance and conservation of New York City’s Central Park. Peter undertook this project with the aim of not just ensuring the longevity of central park but also with the intent of improving the lives of the numerous individuals that depend on the parks survival for their livelihood, either directly or indirectly.
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