SHAQ OPENS NEW BUSINESS IN COMPTON TO HELP TROUBLED YOUTHS
Published November 7, 1997
SHAQUILLE O'NEAL has opened an apparel and marketing business in Compton, CA, in the "hope of creating jobs and keeping kids out of trouble," according to the L.A. TIMES. The $3M apparel facility, which employees "about" 40 people, will be able to print 15,000 to 20,000 T-shirts a day and imprint sportswear with O'Neal's TWISM (The World Is Mine) logo. TWISM is a partnership between O'Neal and CA-based Cyrk, a promotional products company (L.A. TIMES, 11/7).