Matt Grevers has partnered with Rick and Carrie to help the swim school take its next big step into expansion. He has an obvious love for swimming but also has an entrepreneurial history. Matt sees a great opportunity for expansion through the established, proven DeMont Family Swim School model.
Grevers is a four-time Olympic gold medalist and has been one of the fastest men in water for the past 20 years. He won four NCAA titles for Northwestern University and closed out his collegiate career as a 27-time All-American. He qualified for his first Olympic team in 2008. At the Beijing Olympics, Grevers took silver in the 100-meter backstroke, and gold in the 4×100 freestyle and 4×100 medley relays. At the 2012 London Games, he saw a childhood dream manifested when he won an individual Olympic gold medal in the 100-meter backstroke. He earned an additional gold and silver medal in the 4×100 medley and 4×100 freestyle relays respectively. The 6-foot-8 swimmer has won a cumulative 35 medals (16 gold, 13 silver, 6 bronze) in major international competition throughout his illustrious career and is Northwestern University’s most decorated Olympian of all time. In 2022, Matt was inducted into the Chicagoland Hall of Fame.
Grevers is the CEO of Grevers Inc. which works with the USOPC, USA Swimming and has interfaced with the following sponsors: Chobani, AT&T, USANA, TYR, Blue Diamond Almonds, Detour Bar, Tempurpedic, Happiest Baby Snoo, Athletic Brewing, Jacuzzi, Claude Bernard, TheMagic5 (investor), and RBar (investor).
Matt holds his real estate license in the state of Arizona and is CEO of Ragnar Real Estate, a student housing business.
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